What safeguarding training do I need?
Take a look at the table below to find out what safeguarding training is appropriate for your role, and how you can access it.
|Role in relation to children||Minimum criteria||Training available||Training providers|
|Regular responsibility||3 hour face-to-face training initially, followed by 2-3 yearly refresher||Safeguarding & Protecting Children, Child Protection Basic Awareness or sport specific. Online refresher from NSPCC/KSCB|
|Incidental or no contact, or no responsibility||Introductory training is sufficient, can be done online||Available from NSPCC and KSCB|
|Designated role (for example welfare officer)||Specialist training||Time to Listen (CPSU), or Child Protection for Designated Staff (KSCB); Safe Events (CPSU)|
|Responsibility for recruitment||Safer recruitment training||Available online from NSPCC and KSCB|
|Everyone||Additional training/CPD is recommended||CPSU webinars, NGB specific (e.g. RFU Play It Safe), Coaching Children/Engaging Sessions (UKC) Club experience for Young People|