Our Safety Team

At Mitre, our Safety team expect the highest standards and deliver to our gold standard level. To do so, we're proud to have compiled a team of experts in the field, guaranteed to provide knowledge and experiences for all learners on our courses.


Danny Maxwell
Spectator Safety Programme Manager

Danny has 34 Years experience with the Royal Navy and is a Special Police Inspector for Nottinghamshire Police. He heads up our Spectator Safety team and is a qualified L2 - L4 NVQ Tutor and Assessor, working with Mitre Group since 2010. He brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise


Tim Gant
Spectator Safety Trainer

Tim served 24 years with West Midlands Police and 16 Years as a dedicated Football Officer for WM Police as well as 8 years for the UK Football Policing Unit.
He is heavily involved in every tournament England have been in, from Euro 2000 - Euro 2021 and has trained police football officers from 2014 - 2021. He is a qualified L4 Safety Officer


Chris Mitchell
Spectator Safety Trainer

Chris served 15 Years with South Yorkshire Police, working as a dedicated Football Officer covering Sheffield United and Rotherham United.. He is now a National Football Officer with the UK Football Policing Unit.
He is responsible for the training of Football Officers in England and Wales.
He is a qualified L4 Safety Officer


Pete Harrold
Spectator Safety Trainer and Assessor

Pete currently serves with Greater Manchester Police


Steve Neill
Spectator Safety Trainer

Steve is a retired Chief Superintendent for Northumbria Police, after serving some 30 years. He has a wealth of experience to bring to our programmes, including being Match Commander for Sunderland AFC and Newcastle United FC as well as undertaking the Silver Commander role at the Olympic Games and Rugby World Cup Newcastle. 


Paul Nield
Spectator Safety Trainer and Assessor

Paul is a former Police Inspector at Greater Manchester Police
He is now employed by them as a Senior Police Trainer.
He is an established Mitre Tutor for L2 - L3 Spectator Safety Training

Discover the comprehensive list of qualifications on offer with the Mitre Group Spectator Safety team.


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