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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.
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.
Candidates must be at least 16 years of age (coaching/ standalone)
Candidates must be at least 16 years of age (refereeing)
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
Building a network of designated persons
Promoting best practice
Reviewing your practice
What is Poor practice? What is abuse?
What is child abuse?
Types of abuse
Believe it or not
Incidence of abuse
Signs and indicators
What to do about poor practice and abuse?
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
Taking action: for you, your club, team or organisation
Taking action for yourself
More information and to book with Sussex FA:
this page was last reviewed and updated 2 September 2017