Safeguarding & Protecting Children

Safeguarding and Protecting Children 1

Dates: Tuesday 11th of April 2017 6-9pm
Tuesday 25th of July 2017 6-9pm
Tuesday 7th of November 2017 6-9pm

Location: Beau Sejour
Cost: £50

Certification: Certificate valid for 3 years

Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse and poor practice, and give you the tools you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.

You will be able to: Provide children and young people with a positive and enriching sporting experience, recognise and respond to the signs and symptoms of child abuse and poor practice and take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise.

This workshop is a minimum standard for deployment requirement for many governing bodies of sport. The minimum standards for deployment are seen as the basic standard every coach needs to meet to carry our their role safely and effectively.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children 2

Date: Wednesday 26th of July 2017 6-9pm
Location: Beau Sejour
Cost: £50

Certification: Certificate valid for 3 years

In this refresher session, you will consolidate and update everything you learned in the first workshop. You’ll have the opportunity to share best practice and learn from each other’s experiences to help you create a positive, child centred sporting environment.

You will: Leave the workshop with the ability to consider situations objectively and deal with them effectively whenever necessary, learn the key codes of conduct principles, learn the 7-step method to make informed and appropriate decisions regarding children’s welfare

Only those who have attended the first ‘Safeguarding & Protecting Children 1’ workshop within the last 3 years will be eligible to attend this workshop, attendance will satisfy the basic safeguarding children awareness training requirements of the UKCC and clubmark.