Safe Guarding 2 - Club Children's Officer Workshop 17 September 2018
18:00 - 21:00
Note to Coaches within the GAA - please read below
Please note: Attendees must be over 18 years of age & must be a member of a Sports Club that is affiliated to a National Governing Body of Sport (NGB)
Club Children’s Officer - SafeGuarding 2
A Club Children’s Officer should be child centred in focus and have as the primary aim the establishment of a child centred ethos within the club. S/he is the link between the children and the adults in the club. S/he also takes responsibility for monitoring and reporting to the Club Management Committee on how club policy impacts on young people and Sports Leaders
A person appointed to the Club Children’s Officer position in a club must have completed the Safeguarding 1 - Basic Awareness Workshop in Child Welfare & Protection prior to attending Safeguarding 2 - Club Children’s Officer 3 hour Training Course.
Safeguarding 2 - Club Children’s Officer Workshop – a must for all Club Children’s Officers. This course will help the Club Children’s Officer to carry out the function of their role in the club and support the implementation of best practice in the club. Participants will also receive a Club Children’s Officer Action Planning document as part of the training.
Attendees must be over 18 years of age. Attendees must be a member of a Sports Club that is affiliated to a National Governing Body of Sport (NGB)
The GAA policy surrounding the Safeguarding Course has altered. Whilst the GAA does recognise the generic course delivered by Local Sports Partnerships, the GAA have advised that all coaches within GAA (Camogie, Hurling, Football, Handball) MUST complete the GAA Safeguarding 1, 2 and 3 course.In order to book onto a GAA Safeguarding Course, please contact one of the designated GAA tutors below. John Quinn 0877656158 email@example.com David Robinson 0862384950 firstname.lastname@example.org Eleanor Uí Chatháin 0876981263 email@example.com Liam Cheasty 0872325990 firstname.lastname@example.org Eoin Breathnach 0879219345 email@example.com