Training and events

There are currently no formal qualifications specifically for safeguarding children in sport. However, a number of organisations have developed courses to help you and your team to keep children safe. Whether you're a beginner or a specialist, we can point you in the right direction:


CPSU and NSPCC training

CPSU webinars 
Sign up for our free webinars or catch up with recordings, presentations and other resources from previous online events.

NSPCC training and consultancy 
Grow your child-protection knowledge and skills with CPD-certified courses delivered by our experts nationwide and online. These include the Child protection in sport course, an online introductory safeguarding course for anyone who has infrequent contact with children in a sports organisation.

Upcoming courses & events

Webinar - Understanding and promoting parental involvement in sport

Location: Online

Webinar looking at the pivotal role parents play within the lives of young athletes and how demanding and challenging parenting young athletes can sometimes be.

 

Oct 2 2017

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Loughborough

A 3-hour course in Loughborough for Club Welfare Officers. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Sep 23 2017

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Norwich

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Norwich, run by Active Norfolk. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Sep 14 2017

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Milton Keynes

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Bucks and Milton Keynes. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Jul 24 2017

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Essex

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Essex. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Jul 3 2017

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Gillingham, Kent

A 3-hour course in the Medway for Club Welfare Officers. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Jun 28 2017

How safe are our children? conference 2017

Location: London

The How safe are our children? conference provides child protection professionals with the opportunity to debate, question and share insights. Early-bird discount ends 10 March.

Jun 21-22 2017