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Nearly half a million coaches have been through the Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop in the last 20 years or so. The development of new guidance and scenarios is designed to counteract the latest threats to emerge that could impact on the physical or mental health of children in modern Britain.
Vulnerable Children and Adults Some children might be at greater risk of abuse than others eg disabled children, children in care or talented young people in sportwhile some adults are vulnerable and may be at a greater risk of abuse.
We have worked with the CPSU to develop some new scenarios that take into account additional vulnerabilities these groups may encounter and how we can ensure their voice is always heard in sport. Anti-radicalisation We have worked with the Police Prevent team to help develop new guidance and scenarios that will help coaches understand the warning signs that a young person may be being radicalised.
We have also included information on how anyone with concerns can contact the NSPCC anti-radicalisation hotline. What You Will Learn You will be able to: Check with your governing body of sport for further information, and to ascertain whether or not attendance at a safeguarding workshop is required before you commence coaching.
Governing bodies of sport set their own standards for safeguarding training. Face-to-face training allows delegates to ask questions in a safe environment facilitated by a qualified safeguarding tutor. It also provides the opportunity to discuss specific safeguarding issues that arise during the training.
Refresher training is available online. Recommended to be completed at three-yearly intervals. A Guide for Sportspeople at the workshop to guide you in your future coaching.
The comprehensive page guide includes sections on: The fundamentals of safeguarding: Good practice and child protection Understanding and identifying concerns about children Taking appropriate action Work through a wide range of scenarios, with feedback on good practice Information on national strategies and legislation.
The NSPCC and its Child Protection in Sport Unit fully support the new workshop and resources to help organisations and individuals to act to make sport the best it can be for current and future generations.
I look out for signs that any of the children attending might be struggling at school or home, and I feel much more equipped to deal with these challenges as I know what the boundaries are in terms of policies and procedures.
Here's How it Works: Tell us your preferred date and time and we will arrange for one of our tutors to deliver the session.
We will help market the event too if you want us to.Combined Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults/Child Protection Introduction to Adult/Child Protection Read More Further Adult/Child Protection Read More The Child Protection Company offers a range of combined online child protection/adult safeguarding training courses for anyone who works directly or indirectly with children, young people and adults at risk.
The Children and Young People’s Support and Safeguarding Services, as a Responsible Authority, has a statutory responsibility to ensure that licence holders operate in a way that safeguards children and young people and vulnerable adults.
The welfare of children and vulnerable adults is the key concern – and the need to protect them from abuse will override any other principles It is the responsibility of everyone within the organisation to report any concerns that .
Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. Under section 47 of the Children Act , if there is a suspicion that a child is suffering, or is likely. to suffer, significant harm, the local authority must make enquiries so they can decide whether they.
A vulnerable adult is defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act as a person who is aged 18 years or over and who: is living in residential accommodation, such as a care home or a residential special school.
Safeguarding and Protection of Vulnerable Adults Understanding the Legislation, Regulations and Policies that underpin the protection of Vulnerable Adults Analyse the differences between the concept of safeguarding and the concept of protection in relation to vulnerable adults Safeguarding was defined in the Children’s Act of , and is.