Safeguarding Online Workshops Now Available


The online Safeguarding workshop is an interactive online seminar that is led by the tutor and allows participants in different locations to be guided through the course content, hear the presenter, ask questions and be involved in group text discussions. This workshop will raise your awareness of 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.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone working with young or vulnerable people both in a swimming teaching and coaching environment. Completing this course will support club SwimMark submissions and is an integral part of Swim England’s Stronger Affiliation process. Course content Swim England’s Safeguarding CPD is bespoke and reflects the needs of a pool environment.

The course will help you to understand:

– What child safeguarding and child protection means

– Key government legislation in relation to safeguarding and protecting children

– Swim England’s safeguarding policies and procedures

– The types, signs and symptoms of child abuse

– How to respond to possible signs of child abuse and take appropriate action if concerns arise.

16 or 17 year olds can book and attend this course, but must have a chaperone with them in the room at all times during the session.

To book a place on one of the three online workshops below please click the link next to your chosen date and complete the online form.

Course Dates

Tuesday 2nd June 6pm – 9pm

Wednesday 17th June 6pm – 9pm

Thursday 25th June 6pm – 9pm

Course Cost £25 – Payment will be require at the time of booking

Click here for the flyer and details 

Places are limited to 15 learners per workshop.

If the survey is showing as closed, it means it is full.

If you would like to be notified when new workshops become available, please complete the interest list form

If you have any questions, please contact the Midlands Regional Office