Safe2Attend™ Certification provides an effective framework for businesses to operate while keeping the health and well-being of staff, attendees and others in the events industry very much in focus.
Safe2Attend™ Certification provides an effective framework for businesses to operate while keeping health and well-being of all stakeholders of the events industry very much in focus.
How does it work?
Applicant checks eligibility for certification, after which they purchase & download the Certification Standard (and the Guide should they choose to do so).
After familiarising themselves with the compliance requirements in the Standard, Applicant applies for certification by filling out and submitting the online application form.
Having carried out an internal review to compile all relevant documentation, Applicant uploads the evidence necessary for demonstrating compliance with the Certification Standard.
Assessment & Improvement
A specialist risk assessor reviews documentation submitted by Applicant. Requests for improvement may be made at this stage.
Award of Certificate
Having fulfilled all applicable requirements, Applicant is awarded a Certificate and is now entitled to use the Safe2Attend™ branding.
To ensure continuity of safety and compliance, holders of the Safe2Attend™ certificate will be re-assessed every year.
Typically a 6-week certification timeline.
frequently asked questions
What rules does the Safe2Attend™ Standard set?
Safe2Attend™ Certification proves that best practices (and laws were applicable) in hygiene and virus control have been considered, documented, implemented and are being followed so that third party companies and attendees to events have confidence that well-being of individuals is being properly managed.
How do we become Safe2Attend™ Certified?
Gaining Certification may sound like a daunting process, but it is far more straightforward than you might think – the Safe2Attend™ Certification Guide is a great source of help and advice. In brief, the Standard requires that that best practices and laws are documented, implemented and followed. Certification follows Assessments (by a Safe2Attend™ Accredited Assessor) of documented policies, processes and plans as well as evidence (such as notices, email, photographs) that have been uploaded to the Safe2Attend™ Portal.
What are our first steps in gaining Safe2Attend™ Certification?
How long does it take to complete the Safe2Attend™ process and be awarded Certification?
On average it takes around 6 weeks to accumulate and upload documents and evidence to complete the assessments. A Safe2Attend™ Certification Guide is available that contains advice and document templates that will save time and effort.
For how long is Safe2Attend™ Certification valid?
The Safe2Attend™ Standard Certification is valid for 12 months from the date certification is awarded. During this time, a Safe2Attend™ Accredited Assessor will conduct an audit to ensure on-going compliance.
How much will Safe2Attend™ Certification cost?
The cost of certification is inline with that of many 3rd party certifications around the world. Within the cost is included full and unlimited use of certified branding for the duration of the certification. Please contact us if you require further information or require “multiple” certifications.
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We are here to help you thrive by restoring your operations in a manner that is safer for both you and participants of your physical events. Together, we can build a safer events industry that can reassure confidence and give that all important peace of mind.