Time to Listen training – multi-sport

Time to Listen is an interactive workshop developed by the NSPCC’s Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU).

Date:  12th October 2022
Location: Online
Booking: please see Sport Structures event page.

What’s covered

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify what a club welfare officer does
  • Describe how a club welfare officer works with others to create a child centred environment
  • Explain how the club welfare officer role fits into the wider safeguarding environment
  • Apply learning to case studies including sharing good safeguarding practice

This workshop is delivered by Sport Birmingham.

Who is the workshop for?

This workshop is appropriate Club Welfare Officers within sport. The workshop is designed to give Welfare Officers confidence and to support them in their role. There is plenty of opportunity to talk to others and share good practice.

What's the value of this workshop? 

The Time to Listen workshop will help you carry out your safeguarding role and responsibilities to young people. The workshop will provide the opportunity to discuss a range of topics in a friendly, open and informal environment, as well as providing an opportunity to learn from other Club Welfare Officers. 

Learners will receive a copy of a Time to Listen Workbook resource. 

CPSU have developed this Time to Listen course for welfare officers, however it’s arranged and delivered by trained tutors from external organisations. If you have any enquiries in relation to the running of this particular session, please contact the organisation listed above.

Further information

Introductory safeguarding courses

Visit NSPCC Learning's training pages for training courses and resources for anyone working to safeguard children and young people in the UK. These include the Child protection in sport course, an online introductory safeguarding course.

The CPSU has worked in partnership with UK Coaching in the development of its Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop.