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Safeguarding and Protecting Children Course

This workshop aims to increase the awareness of safeguarding and protecting children and helps coaches to recognise possible signs of abuse and deal sensitively and effectively with issues that arise. It also prompts a review of practice to ensure that sport provides an enriching experience for children, and that coaches' behaviour is always above reproach.

York RI New Lane, New Lane, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 4NX
Stephanie Whincup / steph@northyorkshiresport.co.uk / 01423 637654

Safeguarding and Protecting Children Course

Create a Positive Sports Experience for Young People

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 address the impact of the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012.

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.

Please check with your NGB to ensure this workshop is suitable for your sports coaching minimum standards.

By booking onto this workshop you are agreeing to North Yorkshire Sport sharing your booking information with the workshop provider, in accordance with our Data Protection & Privacy Policy. Further details and a copy of the policy can be found here https://www.northyorkshiresport.co.uk/privacy


Please note: Any cancellations must be made at least 2 weeks prior to the course date in order to receive a full refund*. Should you be unable to make a payment online then please select the "offline payment method" and continue your booking to ensure your place is confirmed. Following which you should then contact Stephanie Whincup (steph@northyorkshiresport.co.uk) on 01423 637654 for an alternative payment method.

Cheque Payments - Cheques should be made payable to "North Yorkshire Sport Ltd" (and sent to 69 Bilton Lane, Harrogate, HG1 3DT). Please note if you are paying via cheque there is an additional £1.00 service charge (total cost £36.00)

*Cancellation/Refunds - Customer cancellation / refunds are subject to a £1.00 service charge.

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