Sport and recreation sector guidance that's designed to support sports organisations' understanding of regulated activity and how to define supervision in their unique environments.
This briefing paper outlines the role on Access NI and the service that they offer to sports organisations undertaking safer recruitment checks.
We hear from experts within the Disclosure and Barring Service about the referral process and what this means for sports.
An induction checklist to help a new starter / volunteer settle in as soon as possible.
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.
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.
This briefing outlines a consistent approach to decisions about the eligibility of pool lifeguards for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks.
A template form for sports organisations to use when contacting the references provided by an applicant for a role working with young people.
In 2013, new DBS information filtering rules were introduced. These have a significant impact on what information an organisation is legally entitled to ask for about an individual’s criminal history. This template self-declaration form has been amended to reflect these changes.
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.