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Updated NSPCC e-learning course for sport and activity

Updated NSPCC e-learning course for sport and activity

Topics: Safeguarding children

We have worked with colleagues in the NSPCC to refresh their introductory elearning course about child protection in sport and physical activity.

Jun 30 2021
Safeguarding children in sport as lockdown eases

Safeguarding children in sport as lockdown eases

Topics: Safeguarding children Safer recruitment

As sports start to return to face-to-face coaching and navigate new coronavirus measures, reviews and the maintenance of safeguarding procedures is vital. 

Jun 11 2021
New leisure facilities safeguarding checklist

New leisure facilities safeguarding checklist

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners

The CPSU has recently worked in partnership with the Ann Craft Trust (ACT) to develop a safeguarding checklist for the leisure sector.

May 12 2021
We're adding sun protection to the game this summer

We're adding sun protection to the game this summer

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners

We are supporting the new-look Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code, launched by the Melanoma Fund.

May 12 2021
New strategic plan launched by the Safeguarding children in Sport Strategic Group

New strategic plan launched by the Safeguarding children in Sport Strategic Group

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children

The safeguarding children in sport strategic group (SCSSG) launch their strategic plan for 2021-2024.

May 06 2021
Learning from the Sheldon report - what next?

Learning from the Sheldon report - what next?

Topics: Safeguarding children

Following the publication of the Sheldon report into non-recent child sexual abuse in football, the sports sector will be looking at what learning we can take from the report and its recommendations. 

Apr 08 2021
A tribute to Tony Green

A tribute to Tony Green

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children

The CPSU is sad to announce that Tony Green, Lead Safeguarding Officer for British Waterski and Wakeboard, died last week after a period of illness.

Mar 23 2021
The Sheldon Report into non-recent child sexual abuse in football is published

The Sheldon Report into non-recent child sexual abuse in football is published

Topics: Safeguarding children

Commissioned by The FA, this report follows an independent review into allegations of non-recent child sexual abuse in football.

Mar 17 2021
Success for Close the Loophole campaigners

Success for Close the Loophole campaigners

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners

The CPSU has welcomed the news that the Positions of Trust law is being extended to include sports coaches.

Mar 09 2021
Prevalence study into abuse in sport

Prevalence study into abuse in sport

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners

This study, by Edge Hill University, aims to establish the prevalence of abuse and maltreatment experienced by competitive athletes in the UK.

Jul 28 2020
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