Safeguarding Training

Courses

Safeguard 1: Basic Awareness, safeguarding children in sport. 

Safeguard 2: Club Childrens Officer

Safeguard 3: Designated Liaison Person.

Refresher Course

The Safeguard 1 refresher course is for those who have attended an initial face to face Safeguard 1. 

This is a free course created by Sport Ireland and Sport Northern Ireland.
The face to face qualification expires after 3 years and the refresher course can be completed to update the qualification.
Link to SAFEGUARD 1 REFRESHER HERE. 

WHO NEEDS TO COMPLETE SAFEGUARD TRAINING

Safeguard 1: Anyone who will be in regular and continuous contact with junior athletes (under 18).
Safeguard 2: Club Childrens Officer.(Must complete Safeguard 1 first).
Safeguard 3: Club Designated Person. (Must complete Safeguard 1 first).

Where can you complete the training

In the Republic of Ireland courses are offered by Local Sports Partnerships.
In Northern Ireland courses are offered by city councils.