This briefing is designed to help clarify who has responsibility for undertaking an AccessNI check for sports coaches operating in schools and how often they require new disclosure certificates.
The International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC), developed by ACPO and CEOP, is a criminal records check for UK nationals or non-UK nationals previously resident in the UK, seeking to work with children overseas.
This briefing paper outlines the role on Access NI and the service that they offer to sports organisations undertaking safer recruitment checks.
Does your sports team or club have a careful recruitment process for people working closely with children and young people? This video clip will help anyone involved in sports activities including coaches, volunteer helpers, activity organisers, management committees, participants and parents.