Crowd Safety Training is proud to announce our latest and currently the only Level 5 training package for the Crowd Safety Industry – The Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship. This innovative, exciting new apprenticeship is designed for any crowd safety and security expert looking to take the next step and elevate their career to the next level!


This programme is aimed at experienced managers who would like to study to gain essential leadership and management qualifications specifically tailored to the Crowd Safety Management industry.

The programme typically takes between two to two-and-a-half years to complete and is delivered through a blend of workshops\master classes and eLearning via the learner’s individual electronic portfolio.

The system allows full tracking of the learner’s progress by utilising brand new technology that resembles a popular online streaming service many users will already be familiar with. A full suite of management reports are available for managers to be reassured of progress and that investments are being put to good use.

Learners are required to attend  workshops at a central England location or online during the current climate. Assignments and portfolio work will be set at each workshop for completion off the job and submitted via the electronic portfolio and online learning environment.

Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship

All online workshops will be recorded as evidence of learner participation and attendance for off the job training.

On successful completion of this programme, learners will have achieved one or all of the following qualifications

  • Level 4 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management
  • Level 5 Award in Crowd Safety Management (RQF)
Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprentice
Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship


The Level 5 Operational Manager (Crowd Safety) Apprenticeship is a comprehensive programme that covers a wide-variety of areas to help you become a skilled, competent Crowd Manager.

This exciting package contains a host of modules which include the following, plus many more;

  • Operational leadership and management
  • Designing greenfield sites for crowd safety
  • Project management
  • Law and legislation consideration for crowd safety planning
  • Crowd dynamics and people movement
  • Front of stage pit operations
  • Stadium safety officer duties
  • Writing a crowd safety management plan for complex environments
  • Writing a crowd safety management plan for greenfield sites
  • Crowd safety planning for music events in sports grounds and arenas
  • Counter-Terrorism and crowd safety.
Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship
Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship


On successful completion, learners can register as full members of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and/or The Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).

Those learners with 3 years management experience may also apply for Chartered Management status. On successful completion of this programme, learners may complete an additional access to Higher Education Module with a leading University to gain direct access an MSc programme.

Learners will also qualify for direct entry onto an MSc programme with Coventry University. (Terms apply).

Do you want to secure a place on the Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship? Hit the link below to book your spot with our experts today!



The entry requirements for this programme will be determined between the training provider and the employer. Typically, the standard would be for a learner to have five GCSEs at Grade C or above.

Alternatively, extensive industry experience and acceptable initial assessment scores should be considered. Learners who do not have the equivalent of a Level 2 in Maths and English must complete these before End Point Assessment (EPA).


Would you like more information about the Level 5 Crowd Safety Manager Apprenticeship? Click the button below to download the course specification for more details!