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Child Protection Workshop

This training is designed for all Club members working with children – coaches, team managers, parents and swimmers.  It will give you a greater understanding of safeguarding and child protection in your role.  This essential training will help meet your obligations under your organisations Child Protection Policy.

There will be opportunity to ask questions specific to your role and swimming.

Workshops are interactive and involve group work, audio visuals and scenarios to really enhance understanding.

What will be covered:

 - Child abuse and the impact on children and young people

- Identifying and responding to child abuse and neglect

- Keeping children and youth at the centre of good practice

- Safe working practices to keep children and staff safe (including professional boundaries)


Please RSVP as soon as possible to Dianne Farmer:



The facilitator has asked that the following be added for full information to intending participants: Due to the nature of the content (child abuse including sexual abuse) that it may not be suitable for teenagers. If a parent is ok with their teenager attending, they need to be with them for their emotional safety.