Spectator safety

SkillsActive have developed three suites of NOS for those working in the spectator safety sub-sector.

  • Spectator safety level 2
  • Spectator safety level 3
  • Spectator safety level 4

Spectator safety level 2

These standards were completed and approved by the UK Commission for Education and Skills in February 2006.

  • C29 Prepare for spectator events
  • C210 Control the entry, exit and movement of people at spectator events
  • C211 Monitor spectators and deal with crowd problems
  • C237 Help to manage conflict
  • A52 Contribute to the work of your team
  • C35 Deal with accidents and emergencies
  • C238 Control and detain people at a spectator event for action by the police

Spectator safety level 3

These standards were completed and approved by the UK Commission for Education and Skills in February 2006.

  • C212 Prepare stewards and venues for spectator events
  • C213 Maintain stewarding in designated areas and deal with spectator problems and emergencies
  • C35 Deal with accidents and emergencies
  • A324 Develop productive working relationships with colleagues
  • A21 Support the efficient use of resources
  • A323 Manage your own resources and professional development
  • A41 Manage information for action
  • C237 Help to manage conflict
  • C238 Control and detain people at a spectator event for action by the police
  • C33 Work with others to improve customer service

Spectator safety management Level 4

These standards were completed and approved by the UK Commission for Education and Skills in May 2006.

  • C216 Plan for the safety of people attending a spectator event
  • C217 Ensure the safety of people attending a spectator event
  • A11 Assist the organisation to develop and implement policies
  • A323 Manage your own resources and professional development
  • A311 Develop productive working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders
  • A42 Provide information to support decision making
  • A321 Provide learning opportunities for colleagues
  • A22 Manage the use of physical resources
  • B218 Encourage innovation in your area of responsibility
  • A319 Recruit, select and keep colleagues
  • A320 Allocate and monitor the progress and quality of work in your area of responsibility
  • A43 Facilitate meetings
  • A57 Provide advice and support for the development and implementation of quality policies
  • A56 Implement quality assurance systems
  • A58 Monitor compliance with quality systems
  • A44 Manage a project