Course: Event Safety Officer


This advanced course delivers the necessary knowledge and develops the skills to fulfil the role of Safety Officer, Event Controller or Crowd Safety Manager. The course also provides underpinning knowledge to those wishing to undertake the NVQ Level 4 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management. The course will conclude with an exercise and upon contributing effectively to this exercise, a record will be added to the delegate’s Level 4 portfolio and the relevant performance criteria awarded.

Delegates will be provided with a digital resource containing guidance documents and a library of further reading in order to deepen knowledge.  

Delegates may also wish to enrol for the NVQ Level 4 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management in order to achieve this internationally recognised spectator safety qualification. Contact us for further information.


  • The role of the Safety Officer
  • Legislation and Guidance
  • Safety Advisory Groups and Licensing
  • Risk
  • Event Specific Risks
  • Health and Safety
  • Event Plan Contents
  • Event Security and Counter Terrorism
  • Crowd Psychology
  • Capacity Calculation
  • Structures and Installations
  • Fire Safety
  • Medical Provision
  • Vulnerability
  • Contingency and Emergency Planning
  • Command / Control / Communication
  • Exercise
  • Next steps to NVQ

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