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Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Aimed at UKCC Level 1 and 2 coaches. 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.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Date: Thursday 16th May 2019

Time: 18:00 pm - 21:30 pm

Location: Oxford Bowls Club, Sandy Lane West, Oxford OX4 6NA

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Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Date: Sunday 28th April 2019

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Marlborough house, Second Floor, Kidlington, Oxford, OX5 2DN

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First Aid in Sport

An enjoyable and practical course which explores the role of the first Aider, how to assess an incident and how to deal with common injuries such as sprains and strains as well as what to do in the event of something more serious occurring.

The workshop is tailored to meet the needs of the group but some areas covered will include:

Responsibilities and Reporting
Assessment of the situation
Basic Hygiene and First Aid
Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
Action at an Emergency
Principles of Resuscitation
Heart Attacks
Bleeding Control
Breathing and Circulation
Airway Obstruction
Disorders of Circulation
Minor Injuries
Shock and Seizures

To have the basic knowledge and practical skills to deal with First Aid requirements of colleagues and other people in the workplace / club environment. The minimum age to attend this course is 16 years of age and the qualification is valid for 3 years.

Participants will receive a certificate of attendance from NUCO at the end of the workshop.

If you a working towards a coaching qualification please consult with your National Governing Body of Sport to ensure this workshop is suitable.

Time to Listen

Time to Listen Course for Club Welfare Officers

The Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) club welfare officer training has been developed for delivery to club welfare officers.

Pre course learning requirements

Club welfare officers must have attended a basic safeguarding course prior to this club welfare officer training. Appropriate courses include the OCSB (Oxfordshire Children Safeguarding Board), UK Coaching, Safeguarding & Protecting Children course. Further information about suitable training is included on the CPSU website - https://thecpsu.org.uk/training-events/choose-the-right-training/

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National Governing Body Coaching Courses

National Governing Body (NGB) Coaching Courses take place across the year.

Please visit the Sport England NGB page below for details of how to contact specific NGBs

UK Coaching Workshops

See below for information about other UK Coaching on-line workshops that are available.

If you have a bespoke training need for your club or group please email your enquiry to

Victoria Kabiru

Victoria Kabiru

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Victoria joined Active Oxfordshire in August 2018. Victoria's role as the Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator is to communicate the great working happening around Oxfordshire, contributing to reducing the inactivity. Previously Victoria worked as a Management Trainee at Enterprise -rent-a-car.

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