UK Coaching

Safeguarding and Protecting Children (SPC) in Sport 
SPC 1
  • Safeguarding training specific to sport
  • Three hour workshop 
  • Interactive to include basic awareness, reporting procedures and scenario based discussions
  • Minimum requirement for Welfare Officers and Level 2 coaches.
  • Valid for 3 years
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After 3 years, coaches are required to renew their safeguarding training. This can be completed by:
  • Re-doing SPC 1
  • Completing the online refresher course (see below)
Refresher Modules (Online)
  • Vibrant mix of video, case study quizzes and supportive feedback
  • Features 3 modules; 'Renewal', 'Safe communication with digital kids' and 'Positive sports parents'
  • Aimed at coaches but applicable to Welfare Officers
The online workshops can be used as a renewal on the following basis:
  • Coaches must have completed SPC 1 within the last 3 years
  • All 3 modules are completed and a certificate is provided as proof of completion 
Click here to access the refresher modules.

You will receive the option to complete one of three refresher courses, each with their own focus. You may complete any of these course regardless of the specific topic.