Everyone has a responsibility to safeguard children and young people taking part in group exercise.
Depending on your role, information and training is either essential or recommended. View our handy training matrix here to find out what’s available to you.
Child Protection in Sport Unit Safeguarding Training
Develop your knowledge and skills in safeguarding and protecting children and young people in sport with CPSU webinars, conferences and other training events.
There are currently no formal qualifications specifically for safeguarding children in sport. However, a number of organisations have developed courses to help you and your team to keep children safe. Whether you’re a beginner or a specialist, we can point you in the right direction.
NSPCC Safeguarding and Child Protection courses
As the UK’s leading child protection charity, NSPCC understand the child protection issues that organisations and people working with children can face. They have a range of elearning and face-to-face safeguarding training courses for anyone working or volunteering with children and young people
UK Coaching Safeguarding & Protecting Children Workshop
This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.