Child Protection Workshop Dates

The Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport course is for coaches and sports volunteers. It is the recognised course for safeguarding training in sport and has been developed and certificated by sportScotland and Children 1st.  It comprises of an eLearning session

  • (Module 1), which must be completed first,
  • (Module 2) followed by a 3-hour face-to-face or virtual course

After module 1 you will be able to:

  • Understand what is meant by ‘child wellbeing and protection’
  • Recognise the value of a child-centred approach to child wellbeing and Protection
  • Identify good practice in relation to child wellbeing and protection and how this impacts the sports environment
  • Recognise the legislative and policy framework around child wellbeing and protection
  • Identify and respond to possible child wellbeing or protection concerns
  • Identify the limits of your safeguarding role and know when to get support

 After module 2 will be able to:

  • Identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for your coaching
  • Explore barriers that prevent disclosures
  • Recognise and respond to child wellbeing and child concerns
  • Take appropriate action if concerns about a child arises

Child Wellbeing and Protection Officer (CWPO) Training

This workshop supersedes 'In Safe Hands 1 & 2'. It will give those with the responsibility for the welfare and protection of children in their club or organisation the knowledge and skill to manage any concern.

Date Time  Venue  Booking Link
Wednesday 19th February 2020 6pm-9pm Woodend Bowling Club

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Wednesday 18th March 2020 6pm-9pm Almond Valley Bowling Club

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Wednesday 3rd June 2020 6pm-9pm Aberdeen Indoor Bowling Club

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Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport - Virtual Workshops

Date Time Booking Link
Monday 3rd February 2020 6pm-9pm

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Thursday 27th February 2020 6pm-9pm

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Thursday 14th May 2020 6pm-9pm

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Monday 24th August 2020 6pm-9pm

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Other Dates

More dates and venues for these courses can be found here.

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