over 30 years of documented experience in dealing with crowd safety, VIP protection, major operational planning and training.
Steve has also developed an Internationally Award nominated Traffic Management programme, which is delivered across the UK. The many successes for this training include a unique partnership with England Athletics to provide Traffic Management training to Race Organisers throughout the UK.
During the London Olympics in 2012, trained tover 650 Olympic Security operatives in Traffic Management Skills on behalf of LoCog for venue traffic regulation in London and throughout the UK. Most recently supported the Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 training staff to support the Traffic Management schemes around Glasgow for the games.
Steve led an international team of crowd safety experts at 11 Team Training Grounds, two Fan Zones and one of the Stadiums for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
Steve is always striving for continual improvement and responding to emerging business needs. He are now supporting the Event Industry to train security personnel to support and work with Police Forces throughout the UK under the Community Safety Accreditation Scheme (CSAS), exercising police powers under their direction.
holder of internationally recognised Crowd Safety Management / Health & Safety qualifications.
Crowd Safety Science, Design and Management
Crowd Safety Management
Level 4 Diploma
Spectator Safety Management
Certificate of Education
Level 4 Learning and Development Diploma
Level 4 Leading the Internal Quality Assurance Process
Specialist member International Institute of Risk and Safety Management
Affliate member (Graduate status pending)
Head of Police Training – Initial Police Learning and Development Programme (IPLDP) at Aylesbury College;
Mobile Protection – Supervisor and operative for members of the British Royal Family and Ministers of State; -
Firearms Duties and deployment - Chequers Court, Hungerford, Windsor Changing of the Guard, numerous mobile protection duties
Police Search Advisor – Chequers Court, Windsor Changing of the Guard, Royalty and Ministerial Visits, numerous counter terrorism / crime scene searches.
Major Incident Command Experience – Newbury Bypass, Witney Cat Farm, numerous civil disturbance, Miners Dispute