This free, ONLINE accredited qualification is aimed at those learners who wish to begin working as a steward at live spectator events. These spectator events may include music festivals, rock and pop concerts, sporting events, parades or carnivals etc.

It provides learners with the knowledge they require to effectively prepare for events, control entry and exit of customers, identify and deal with crowd problems and respond to emergencies.

It is a great opportunity to be involved in some of the biggest events in Birmingham and surrounding areas, including the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2022!

Stewarding Course Birmingham

You will receive:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Spectator Safety
  • Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

You will cover

  • Prepare for spectator events
  • Control the entry, exit and movement of people at spectator events
  • Monitor spectators and deal with crowd problems
  • Deal with accidents and emergencies
  • Managing conflict
  • Supporting the work of the team and organisation

To qualify for this course you will need to

  • Be a resident of the West Midlands area
  • Have turned 19 before 31st August 2020
  • Be unemployed, in receipt of benefits or earning less than £18,135 per year

The training for the qualification is mainly online.  Although 1 day of the course will be in a classroom environment. This will be in a central and easily accessible location.

After completing the course, learners will be assessed whilst working in a stewarding environment. We can provide a placement for this assessment.

The course will be completed within 12 days, which is made up of online live sessions, self-study, 1 day 1st aid in class, plus 2 assessed shifts in the workplace.

Please contact us with any questions on 01204 859859 or email

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