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Neil Brown
-18th June 2009, 09:36
Details below

sports coach UK - Safeguarding & Protecting Children (SPC1)

Date: 19th July 2009
Times: 12:30-3:30 (please arrive 20 minutes early to complete forms)
Venue: Welsh Institute of Sport, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW (part of multi-skill training day)
Course Tutor: Joy Retter
Cost: Free for UKSG officials & volunteers, 30 for others

Protect yourself, the young people you are coaching, your club and/or your employer by understanding and following good teaching and coaching practice. This course is suitable for those aged 16 & 17.

This 3-hour workshop is an excellent opportunity to learn and understand more about the sensitive and important subject of protecting children from abuse and how to handle situations in the workplace. This workshop will help you, the Teacher/Coach/Tutor/Official/volunteer:

 Identify good coaching practice to promote a positive relationship with children
 Identify sport situations and coaching practice that might constitute either poor practice or possible abuse
 Identify ways of dealing with your own feelings about child abuse
 Recognise the signs and symptoms of abuse and appreciate why reporting it is so difficult
 Identify appropriate action if abuse is suspected
 Identify appropriate action if a child discloses he/she has been abused
 Describe appropriate practice that reduces the likelihood of abuse occurring

Includes: Sports Coach UK resource Attendance certificate for British Fencing registration

Send this form to: Neil Brown, 41 Sally Hill, Portishead, BS20 7BH



Post code Home tel

Mobile tel

Email address

Date of Birth if U18 on 19th July 09

Signature: Date

Signature of parent or guardian if U18:..

Name of parent or guardian

Cheque enclosed: ____ (30 payable to British Fencing)

Neil Brown
-24th June 2009, 10:48

Also see the rest of the activity on this day at http://www.welshfencing.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=224:uksg-multi-skill-fencing-a-training-day&catid=53:uksg-news

Something for everyone & all of this would be good training for parents.

Neil Brown
-30th June 2009, 16:06
SPC1 courses in Cardiff are available on the 12th July & 9th August for all UK School Games officials & volunteers at no cost.

Contact Claire Knowles (uksgvolunteers at cardiff.gov.uk) for details.

Neil Brown
-13th July 2009, 08:40
Still a few spaces available on this course.