Safeguarding and Protecting Children in Sport

Course Information

  • Course Code: SC074
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Price: £47.00


The governments 2004 Every Child Matters strategy outlines every organisations responsibility to ensure the children in its care are healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve, make a positive contribution and achieve economic well-being. Ensure you comply with government guidelines and legislation by following the clear and practical advice given in this course and supporting material. This course is not just for coaches but all those who are involved with children in sport (coaches, leaders, teachers, instructors, development officers, officials, administrators, volunteers, parents).

What will I study?

This workshop aims to increase awareness of safeguarding and protecting children, helping coaches to recognise signs of abuse or poor practice and deal sensitively and effectively with issues that arise. It also prompts a review of coaching practice to ensure that sport provides a positive and enriching experience for children.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

What can I do next?

We offer a wide range of childcare courses, click here for further information. 

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email