Safeguarding 1 Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Awareness Workshop

Longford GAA are running a Safeguarding Awareness Workshop, please see below for all details. All Coaches, Club Children’s Officers and Designated Liaison Persons must first complete the 3 hour, Safeguarding 1 – Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course.

This course educates participants on the implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of all children involved in Gaelic Games

Course Title:

  • Safeguarding 1 – Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Awareness

Course Outline:

  • The implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of children
  • Creating a child-centered environment within the GAA Club
  • Categories of abuse and some indicators associated with abuse
  • How to response appropriately to a disclosure
  • How to make a report to designated person or appropriate Statutory Authority

The course is fully certified and recognised by Sport Ireland, The GAA, The LGFA, The Camogie Association and Handball.

Note: This course is a prerequisite to completing the Foundation Award

Course Date: 24/1/19

Venue: Glennon Brothers Pearse Park

Time: 7pm – 10pm

To book a place on this workshop please click the link below – only those booked in advance will be allowed attend the course and places are limited

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