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Safeguarding Adults in Sport and Activity

This three-hour training course covers the essentials for safeguarding adults at risk in sport and physical activity for anyone working with and having direct responsibility for a participants welfare.

NTFC Education Centre, PTS Stadium, Walter Tull Way, Northampton, NN5 5QA
Martin Barnwell / mbarnwell@northamptonshire.gov.uk / 07834 495842

Safeguarding Adults in Sport and Activity


  • By the end of this course delegates will know
  • Why we need to safeguard adults in sport and physical activity
  • Who an adult at risk is
  • The legislation surrounding safeguarding adults
  • The principles of safeguarding adults
  • The different types of abuse adults face
  • The signs, symptoms and indicators of abuse and how to recognise them
  • Your own responsibility in relation to safeguarding adults
  • How to identify and deal with possible abuse, disclosures and allegations

Target Audience
Club Welfare Officers, Coaches and Volunteers

3 hours

Supporting Documents:

safeguarding-adults-in-sport-training-overview.pdf (PDF, 53.4 Kb)

safeguarding-adults-in-sport-training-overview1.pdf (PDF, 53.4 Kb)


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