How it Works

Is your event ready to earn the industry standard for responsible production? If so, the Council for Responsible Sport’s
Certify program is right for you. With an emphasis on documenting your systems, measuring your performance and communicating successes, you’ll enjoy additional marketing exposure, program development guidance, reporting and documentation assistance as well as the credibility independently verified Council Certification provides. Ready to get started? Here’s what we suggest:

  1. Browse through the overview of the  4.2 Certification Standards to see the specific criteria by which certification is evaluated. For a printable version, click here.
  2. Obtain support within your organizing body, team or staff, including leadership, and consider the certification program fees. Still have questions? Feel free to contact us for a free initial consultation call.
  3. Begin the registration process for Certification here  (Note: Initial registration needs to be completed at least 60 days prior to your event.)

For a snapshot of the certification process, see the image below (click to enlarge). Event certification is valid for two years.

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