Sports and Entertainment Personnel Training🔗

NCS⁴ offers Sports and Entertainment Personnel Training for front-line venue and event staff. The training was developed by subject matter experts in the sports safety and security industry, with grant funding from the Mississippi Department of Homeland Security. This role-specific online training program is for special event staff such as security, ushers/ticket takers, concessions staff, retail associates, guest services representatives, traffic/parking attendants, and cleaning attendants.

The Sports and Entertainment Personnel Training is designed to enhance safety and security efforts for sports and entertainment venues by increasing security awareness and improving capabilities for planning, emergency response, and evacuations. The training curriculum provides a baseline understanding of safety and security functions for your organization to build upon, all in a flexible online format.

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The Sports and Entertainment Personnel Training provides managers with a cost-effective baseline training for event staff. This investment into your organization validates and solidifies your workforce.


  • Enhance fan experience
  • Mitigate liability
  • Increase confidence in the quality of your staff, contractors, and 3rd-party vendors
  • Staff become an important role in event operations
  • Lower additional staffing costs, as all applicants are qualified to act as a part of the safety and security team
  • Increase staff efficiency and effectiveness in providing quality guest services


The NCS⁴'s Sports and Entertainment Personnel Training costs $26 per applicant.