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Football : Sussex FA Safeguarding Workshop

November 6 @ 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm

£25

Renewal as mine is due to expire 21 November 2017.

 

Course Description
For everyone who works with young people, this workshop focuses on making football safe. The course teaches our football workforce to promote best practice to protect young people. Candidates will learn how to recognise signs and symptoms of abuse, and understand fears involved in these concerns.

Course Pre-requisites
Candidates must be at least 16 years of age (coaching/ standalone)
Candidates must be at least 16 years of age (refereeing)

Course Duration
Three hours

Course Aims & Objectives
The workshop will raise your awareness and specifically help you to be able to:

  • Identify and build on best practice in football
  • Recognise signs of abuse and identify what behaviour causes concern
  • Identify the actions to take if you have a concern and who can help
  • Develop your action plan for change

Course Content

Introduction
Setting standards
Building a network of designated persons
Responsible recruitment

Your responsibilities
Best Practice
Introduction
Your practice
Poor practice
Promoting best practice
Reviewing your practice
Changing behaviour
Self-reflections

What is Poor practice? What is abuse?

Introduction
What is child abuse?
Effects
Types of abuse
Believe it or not
Incidence of abuse
Signs and indicators
Self-reflections

What to do about poor practice and abuse?

Introduction
Emotional responses
Who to contact
Dealing with possible poor practice and/or abuse in a football setting
Dealing with concerns outside the football setting
Responding to a child who discloses
Recording your concerns
Dealing with bullying
Self-reflections

What Next?
Taking action: for you, your club, team or organisation
Taking action for yourself

 

More information and to book with Sussex FA:
https://eventspace.thefa.com/sussexfa/participant/arrangement.aspx?id=211846#regform

 


this page was last reviewed and updated 2 September 2017

Details

Date:
November 6
Time:
6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Cost:
£25
Event Category:
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Website:
http://www.theforestschool.com

Organiser

Sussex FA

Venue

Forest School
Comptons Lane
HORSHAM, West Sussex RH13 5NT United Kingdom
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Website:
www.theforestschool.com