Swim England Child Safeguarding - Face to face Classroom

This CPD will be delivered at a venue in a face to face classroom

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 children 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.



Grantham Meres Leisure Centre


Trent Road, Grantham, NG31 7XQ


East Midlands

Course Details

  • Awarding Body SEQ
  • Course Type General Skills
  • Training Format Face to Face

Further Details

Course Start Date
5th September 2022
Number of Places
5 Remaining (Total: 15)
Tutor Name
Wendy McNeil
Closing Date
1st September 2022
Face to face 3 hours.
Training Format
Face to Face


5th September 2022
5th September 2022
Grantham Meres Leisure Centre
Trent Road,
NG31 7XQ


You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

Assessment Type



The CPD delves and discusses safeguarding in aquatics to raise awareness of signs of abuse, and provide the tools and confidence to deal with issues sensitively. Due to the nature of the topics that will be discussed should you wish to have a chaperone with you please let your tutor know prior to the CPD.

Course times are subject to change. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date.

Bookings must be made through the account of the individuals attending the training. Institute of Swimming learners are solely responsible for ensuring that their swimming.org online profile details are up to date. If details are incorrect and a certificate re issue is required the learner will be responsible for covering any additional fees.

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Price per place £35

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