This qualifications is aimed at individuals who are interested in becoming stewards at spectator events, it covers the knowledge of preparing for spectator events, responding to injuries, illnesses and other emergencies, controlling the entry, exit and movement and monitoring crowds and responding to potential crowd problems at spectator events.
This qualification meets the requirements of the Green Guide for stewards to work unaccompanied whilst they are completing their competency qualification.
Objectives of the qualification include: preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding; meeting relevant programmes of learning; preparing Learners for employment and supporting a role in the workplace.
The steward course qualification could be requested by local authority before you run an event as a measure of public safety.
The course is a short course and is assessed by the criteria below.
All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio (internally set and marked and quality assured). An Achievement Record/ Workbook for this qualification is available All assessment criteria of all 4 units must be met.
This qualification is not graded, successful learners achieve a pass.
All assessment criteria must be met and mapped and the location of the evidence must be indicated in the achievement record.
This qualification must be assessed using methods appropriate to the assessment of knowledge and understanding, these can be assessed by a variety of methods including:
Question and answer test
Multiple choice questions
Question and answer verbal (ensure records are kept)
People who have completed this course have also completed
Emergency First Aid
First Aid at Work
Award in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events Level 2