Concert, Theatre And Event Stewards Basic Training Course 

This Training Course is an informative vocational course which gives the candidate a basic training in Stewarding at Live Performance Venues and Outdoor Events and consists of the following modules:  

Introduction to the Live Music & Event Industry  

The Roles and Responsibilities of a Concert / Theatre Steward  

  Basic Law Appertaining to Live Music Events The "Pop Code"

Fire Precautions & Procedures  Emergency Procedures

Search Procedures & Techniques   Communication and Communicating      

Health & Safety        Customer Care        Image and Public Perceptions 

Basic Crowd Dynamics  Drunks   The Pit  Backstage Protocol Artistes 

Promoters   The Pass Door  Radio Communication Skills

Course Duration

This training course requires 24 hours of training over a 3 day period consisting of three 8 hour days

Assessment Criteria

Assessment of each student will take place throughout the three day course in terms of a Personal Profile, Written Assessment Paper and Overall Course Assessment. Each student will take a final written assessment paper on day three

Individual course assessment results and the final written assessment paper results will be given to each student and or sponsor on completion of the course (by post within seven days)

Grade Criteria

Written Assessment Paper + overall course assesssment

Distinguished Pass     =             Over 85 %                Superior Pass             =             66 - 84 %

Pass                            =             50 - 65 %                   Fail (Re-sit)                =             0 - 49 %


On successful completion of the above course the Steward is presented with a Certificate of Achievement: 

Basic Job Training:  Event Steward

This course is certificated and solely instigated by Apex Training Services UK

The Tutor

The Tutor delivering this course has over 20 years security experience in the Live Music / Concert Industry Ranging from working as a personal bodyguard to many Artistes over the years as well as being a named Security Consultant for Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones and many others on various European Tours during the 80's & 90's.

From 1985 to 1999 his security company were nominated security contractors to Apollo Leisure UK, where he was responsible for supplying security and stewards to six of their theatres nationwide for live music performances. His vast experience and knowledge adds an extra dimension to the delivery of this course.

Beneficial Candidates:

Venues with their own "In House" Security or Stewards

Individuals wishing to work in the Concert & Theatre Industry

Event Organisers and Corporate Hospitality Companies

Class Size: 2 - 8

Cost : Dependant on Class size: Price on Application

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