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Safeguarding and Protecting Children 1

Location
Brampton Heath Golf Club - Conference Room
Sandy Lane
Church Brampton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN6 8AX
Contact Name
Lucy Alexander
Contact Email
lucy.alexander@firstforwellbeing.co.uk
Contact Telephone
07841784264
When
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 (18:30 - 21:30)
Tags
Coach Education, Coaching, Training Courses
Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale 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. Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

You Will Be Able To:

  • identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for your coaching
  • explore your values and feelings in relation to child abuse, and recognise their potential impact on your response
  • recognise and respond to possible signs of child abuse
  • take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise.

Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

Vulnerable Children and Adults

Some children might be at greater risk of abuse than others (eg disabled children, children in care or talented young people in sport), while some adults are vulnerable and may be at a greater risk of abuse. We have worked with the CPSU to develop some new scenarios that take into account additional vulnerabilities these groups may encounter and how we can ensure their voice is always heard in sport.

Anti-radicalisation

We have worked with the Police Prevent team to help develop new guidance and scenarios that will help coaches understand the warning signs that a young person may be being radicalised. We have also included information on how anyone with concerns can contact the NSPCC anti-radicalisation hotline.

Please note if you're a young volunteer in sport under the age of 16 'Keeping Safe in Sport: Safeguarding for Young Volunteers (13+) is the workshop for you. Anyone under the age of 16 will not receive a certificate for attending this workshop. Still not sure which safeguarding and protecting children workshop is for you?

*Check with your governing body of sport for further information, and to ascertain whether or not attendance at a safeguarding workshop is required before you commence coaching. Governing bodies of sport set their own standards for safeguarding training. The NSPCC's recommendation is that anyone with regular responsibility for children and young people should undertake face-to-face training and the same applies to Sports Coach UK's Minimum Standards for Active Coaches. Face-to-face training allows delegates to ask questions in a safe environment facilitated by a qualified safeguarding tutor. It also provides the opportunity to discuss specific safeguarding issues that arise during the training. Refresher training is available online. Recommended to be completed at three-yearly intervals.

Booking

This course is for those 16+ only

General Admission

£32.00

Not Available

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01604 366 976

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