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Safeguarding & Protecting Children Dereham

Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career. Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

Breckland District Council

Safeguarding & Protecting Children Dereham

Course Information

This course is targeted at any adult volunteering in your club who has regular contact with children and young people. The course focuses on good practice to protect the child and the coach in a sporting environment. This is a prerequisite for any NGB coaching qualification and upon completion you will receive a nationally recognised certificate.

The minimum delegate age to attend this course is 16 years of age, and those attending aged 16-17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Please note, this course is not accepted by the FA, therefore if you need to attend a Safeguarding & Protecting Children course related to Football please book a course via Norfolk FA.

Learning Outcomes

  • identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for your coaching
  • explore your values and feelings in relation to child abuse, and recognise their potential impact on your response
  • recognise and respond to possible signs of child abuse
  • take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise

Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

Please note:- This course is delivered through Uk Coaching and they will email out your certificate 6 - 8 weeks post event


Please note the new price for 2019

Cancellation Policy

Where course cost is over £20 there will be a £5 admin fee for cancellation.

If notification to cancel is received with 2 weeks' notice you will be charged a cancellation fee of 50% of the course fee

If notification to cancel is received with 1 week's notice you will be charged a cancellation fee of 100% of the course fee


Transfer to an alternative course is available with at least 1 week's notice, prior to the course start date. Requests to transfer after this date will not be accepted and the relevant cancellation policy will apply. Bookings made within 1 week of the course are not eligible for transfer.




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