Upcoming Safeguarding Workshops – Meath and Northern Ireland

Upcoming Safeguarding Workshops – Meath and Northern Ireland

Meath Local Sports Partnership

Safeguarding 1 Basic Awareness in Child Protection 

12th August | 1st September | 14th September | 6th October | 6.30pm-9.30pm | Zoom (ONLINE)

 This workshop will highlight the main principles of the Code and look at measures that clubs can take to create and maintain the safest possible environment for sport for young people. 

Due to COVID-19, Sport Ireland have set up the Safeguarding 1 Basic Awareness in Child Protection course online. Courses will now take place via online platform – Zoom. The course is certified and it will have the same content and tutor delivering. The cost of the course is €20 if you are in a club in Meath and €30 if you are in a club outside of Meath. 

Places are limited. To book a place, please call Lynn on 046-9067337 or email lynn.oreilly@meathcoco.ie.

 

Safeguarding 2 Club Children’s Officer Workshop

24th September | 15th October | 12th November | 6.30pm-9.30pm | Claremont Stadium, Navan 

 Every club involved with children and young people should appoint a Club Children’s Officer. They act as the link between the children and the adults in the club. It is essential that those who wish to attend have completed Safeguarding 1 Basic Awareness Training. Cost: €20 per person for clubs in Meath, €30 per person for clubs outside Meath. 

Places are limited. To book a place, please call Lynn on 046-9067337 or email lynn.oreilly@meathcoco.ie

 

Safeguarding 3 Designated Liaison Person Workshop

 28th September | 5th November | 6.30pm-9.30pm | Claremont Stadium, Navan

 The third part of Sport Ireland’s Child Welfare & Protection Training Programme is the Designated Liaison Person workshop. Every club/organisation should designate a person to be responsible for dealing with any concerns about the protection of children. The Designated Liaison Person is responsible for reporting allegations or suspicions of child abuse to TUSLA Child and Family Agency and/or An Garda Siochána. It is recommended that this person is a senior club person. 

It is essential that those who wish to attend this training have attended the Safeguarding 1 Basic Awareness in Protection Workshop. Cost: €20 per person for clubs in Meath, €30 per person for clubs outside Meath. 

 

To book a place, please call Lynn on 046-9067337 or email lynn.oreilly@meathcoco.ie.

 

Sport Northern Ireland

Sport NI have revised the current Safeguarding Children and Young People Workshop to be able to deliver it online, in light of the current restrictions.

There is availability for the following workshops:     

Monday 17th August 2020            7.00pm 9.00pm

Wednesday 19th August 2020     7.00pm 9.00pm

CLICK HERE to book your place.