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Safeguarding in martial arts

Topics: Duty of care Safeguarding standards Type: Best practice

Thousands of children take part in martial arts – and its popularity is expanding at an incredible rate. So it's critical to get safeguarding and child protection right.

Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport (Scotland)

Topics: Safeguarding standards Athlete wellbeing Type: Tools

The Scottish Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport supports organisations to create a culture of safeguarding and protecting children. 

Parenting at competitions

Topics: Parents in sport Safeguarding standards Type: Publications

This fact sheet from Sport Parent EU has been designed to help parents offer the best support they can to their child during what can be a difficult time in their sporting journey. 

5 questions to ask your child's sports club

Topics: Parents in sport Safeguarding standards Type: Publications

This poster has been designed to encourage parents to ask the right questions when choosing a club for their child. 

Standards for safeguarding and protecting children in sport

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Tools

Standards providing a framework for everyone involved in sport to help them create a safe sporting environment for children and young people and protect them from harm.

Sample safeguarding / child protection policy statement

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Policies

A policy statement makes it clear to staff, parents and children what you and your organisation will do to keep children safe.

Safeguarding implementation plan template

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Forms

This template should accompany your safeguarding policy and be used to address areas in need of development and build upon strengths.

Reporting safeguarding concerns in the FA

Topics: Anti-bullying Deaf and disabled children Safeguarding standards Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Type: Videos

The FA has produced a video detailing the reporting process for anyone worried about a child in youth football.

A Code for Sports Governance

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Publications

October 2016. UK Sport and Sport England published a new Code for Sports Governance. Its policies and processes cover the crucial safeguarding elements needed for a well-run organisation.

Self-Assessment Tool

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Tools

Is your organisation doing everything it could be to keep children and young people safe in sport? This online self-assessment tool will help you find out.