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IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/4470/6
Title IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety (QCF)
Category National
Sector Security | Facilities
Operational Start Date 01/03/2012
Operational End Date 30/09/2017
Total Units 6 Min Credit 29
Min Guided Learning Hours 85 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 16 Min Age To 99

Registration Fee : £51.00

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

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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety (QCF) is a qualification for individuals working as Stewards at spectator events, such as sports events, music events and festivals. This qualification meets the requirements for training for level 2 stewards as specified in the DCMS Green Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds and the HSE’s Purple Guide for Event Safety. It covers the knowledge and skills required to prepare for, control the entry, exit and movement of people, monitor spectators and deal with crowd problems at spectator events; it also covers helping to manage conflict and dealing with accidents and emergencies as well as supporting the work of the team and organisation.

This qualification is a combined component (knowledge and competence) of the Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Spectator Safety.

Take this Qualification

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Structure

The qualification has 6 mandatory units and learners must achieve 29 credits to gain certification.

IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety (QCF)
Mandatory GroupMinimum Units:6
 Minimum Credits:29
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 M/502/9352Control the entry, exit and movement of people at spectator events2812
 D/501/5138Deal with accidents and emergencies2214
 J/501/5134Help to manage conflict2420
 A/502/9354Monitor spectators and deal with crowd problems2812
 Y/502/9345Prepare for spectator events2512
 Y/601/4483Support the work of the team and organisation2215

Assessment

Assessment is by portfolio. A qualification achievement record for this qualification is available to download from the website.

This qualification is competence based and assessment must be of the learner’s consistent performance in the workplace. It must be assessed in accordance with the following 3 documents, which can be found at the end of this specification or downloaded from SkillsActive’s website:

  • Assessment strategy for NVQ &SVQs: The Sector Skills Council for Active Leisure, Learning and Well being Quality Assurance Strategy - Appendix A
  • QCF Evidence Requirements and Assessment Guidance for the Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety - Appendix B
  • Additional Requirements for Qualifications that use the title NVQ within the QCF - Appendix C

Please also see individual unit guidance, located in this document after each unit.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 1 or above and be proficient in the use of English Language.

Tutor Requirements

Please see requirements in the Assessment Strategy for NVQs & SVQs - Appendix A; SkillsActive QCF Evidence Requirements and Assessment Guidance Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety - appendix B;   and Additional Requirements for Qualifications that use the title NVQ within the QCF - Appendix C.

Please note supplementary assessor requirements (in SkillsActive QCF Evidence Requirements and Assessment Guidance Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety - appendix B). All the other requirements specified in the assessment strategy should be consistently applied, those listed here are supplementary:

  1. Worked in a relevant spectator safety context for two years full time or equivalent, e.g. Safety Officer, Senior Steward or equivalent.
  2. Taken part in a relevant and nationally recognised Spectator Safety training course or qualification from the QCF in England/Wales and Northern Ireland or the SCQF in Scotland, or have an action plan to achieve such.

Centre Requirements

 

 

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