Training and events

Develop your knowledge and skills in safeguarding and protecting children and young people in sport with CPSU webinars, conferences and other training events.

There are currently no formal qualifications specifically for safeguarding children in sport. However, a number of organisations have developed courses to help you and your team to keep children safe. Whether you're a beginner or a specialist, we can point you in the right direction:


CPSU and NSPCC training

CPSU webinars 
Sign up for our free webinars or catch up with recordings, presentations and other resources from previous online events.

NSPCC training and consultancy 
Grow your child-protection knowledge and skills with CPD-certified courses delivered by our experts nationwide and online. These include the Child protection in sport course, an online introductory safeguarding course for anyone who has infrequent contact with children in a sports organisation. 

Upcoming courses & events

Safer Internet Day 2019

Location: International

Safer Internet Day will be celebrated internationally on 5 February 2019, this year's theme will focus on 'Together for a better internet'. 

Feb 5 2019

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Bristol

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Bristol, run by Wesport. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Feb 28 2019

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Harrogate

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Harrogate, run by North Yorkshire Sport. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

Mar 28 2019

Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Location: Bristol

A 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers in Bristol, run by Wesport. CWOs must have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop previously.

May 30 2019