Parents play a vital role in youth sport. This guidance aims to help coaches understand, support and educate parents, thereby enhancing parental involvement.
This guidance provides coaches with helpful strategies to follow to improve and manage potential issues between coaches and parents and build a good relationship.
Competitions can be emotional for children, parents and coaches, so ensuring that feedback is well-timed and delivered appropriately is very important.
Useful guidance for parents that provides tips for how to support and encourage their child/children positively when participating in sport.
Dr Melanie Lang (Edge Hill University) has produced a video presentation for sports coach UK on challenging coach anxiety of adult-child touch in sport through a children's rights approach.
These reporting-procedure flowcharts offer guidance to organisations hosting sporting events at 5 different levels, from local to international.
The CPSU commissioned a report in February 2015, 'Summary of child development ages 8-11 years for the purposes of safeguarding children in sport and leisure facilities' from Dr Vicky Lovett from Swansea University.
This briefing provides guidance on the appropriate use of physical contact between adults and young people in sports activities.
This briefing defines abuse of trust within a sports context, outlines relevant legislation and highlights recommended best practice.
Sample form for sports organisations. A good-practice example developed by the Specialist Speech and Language Therapy Serivce, Nottingham Healthcare NHS Trust.