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IQ Level 2 Award in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events (QCF)


Qualification Number 600/7130/8
Title IQ Level 2 Award in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events (QCF)
Category National
Sector Security | Facilities
Operational Start Date 03/12/2012
Operational End Date 30/09/2016
Total Units 4 Min Credit 5
Min Guided Learning Hours 40 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 16 Min Age To 100

Registration Fee : £35.50

This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (international delivery rates may apply).

Qualification Purpose

About this Qualification

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.

This qualification is an optional extra of the Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Spectator Safety.

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.


To achieve this qualification learners have to achieve a minimum of 5 credits from the 4 mandatory units.

IQ Level 2 Award in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events (QCF)


All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio (internally set and marked and quality assured by IQ). An Achievement Record/ Workbook for this qualification is available to download from the IQ website. 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)
  • Essay
  • Other

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 1 or above.

Tutor Requirements

All trainers delivering this qualification must have:

Appropriate teaching qualification e.g. PTLLS or Assessor Qualification

Relevant Qualifications and experience in Spectator Safety

Centre Requirements

Centres must be approved by IQ in order to offer this qualification.



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