Swim England Safeguarding

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.

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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.

Duration: 3 hours
Training Format: Face to Face

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.

Eligibility

You must be at least 18 years of age at the start of the course.