Young people in positions of trust in sport

Last updated: 14 Jun 2017 Topics: Safe recruitment Involving children and young people

This webinar, held in May 2017, looks at the issues arising when a young person makes the move from participant to undertaking a formal role such as coaching, officiating or volunteering.

Webinar resources

If you didn't attend the live webinar, you'll need to register your name and email to view the recording. This is free and takes only a few seconds.

Note: Slide 12 mentions that current legislation protecting children (aged 16 and 17) from those in a position of trust does not include sports coaches or similar roles. Since this webinar, the government has announced that this law is being extended to include people in this role. You can read more on this in our Success for the Close the Loophole campaign news article.