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Local authority safety certification

One-day online training course to support those responsible for safety certification.

This one-day online course is designed to support those responsible for safety certification in local authorities. 

It will cover the following subjects:

  • Legislation
  • Process and administration, including safety certification guidance
  • Safety Advisory Groups

The SGSA team will go through each subject.  There will also be plenty of opportunities for questions, discussions and scenario planning.  The session will be interactive and include group exercises to allow you to talk through issues with your peers.

This session is highly recommended to ensure that legal requirements around safety certification are being met.


The cost of this course is £50 per person.

Feedback from past training sessions

“Even though I am the lead officer dealing with sports grounds it is a very small part of my job, this training was a very good refresher and an aid with regards to risk based certificates.”

“Knowledgeable presenters and really well presented sessions by all. Opportunities for interactive sessions. Well co-ordinated. Excellent course material.”

“Trainers were engaging and extremely knowledgeable. Interactive sessions ensures all attendees participate.”

“Very informative even for someone who has been in the sports ground environment for 5 years.”

Dates available

The following sessions are available for booking.

The training takes place from 10am until 3.30pm

Thursday 13 June 2024

Thursday 26 September 2024


Yes. We use Eventbrite as our booking system.  On the order page there is a drop down box on the payment method, where you can select pay by invoice.  The invoice will then be sent separately.

Alternatively, please contact or and we’ll send an invoice through directly.

We have decided to keep the training sessions online to ensure the costs are kept as low as possible for delegates.

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