Safeguarding & Protecting Children
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019, 18:00 - 21:30
Venue: The Henley College, Deanfield Ave, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1UH
Aimed at UKCC Level 1 and 2 coaches and welfare officers. Essential for all coaches and volunteers at your club who have regular contact with children and young people.
The workshop is a Minimum Operating Standard requirement for many governing bodies of sport, it can be delivered to all those responsible for organising children's sport (e.g. within governing bodies of sport, local authorities, sports and leisure centres, sports clubs) and those who lead or deliver children's sport programmes (e.g. coaches, leaders, instructors, development officials, administrators, volunteers, parents).
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
• Identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for them
• Explore their values and feelings in relation to child abuse, and recognise how these may potentially impact on their response
• Recognise and respond to the signs and symptoms of child abuse and poor practice
• Take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise.