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New OpenLearn – Coaching Others to Coach course

New OpenLearn – Coaching Others to Coach course

Posted: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 09:56

The Open University and Sport England have partnered to deliver a free online course to educate and develop sports coaches, officials, instructors and activity leaders.

This course is particularly intended to support people who are just beginning to support... Read More »

Tags: Coaching

Sport and physical activity sector agrees out-of-curriculum coach deployment guidance for primary schools

Sport and physical activity sector agrees out-of-curriculum coach deployment guidance for primary schools

Posted: Fri, 21 Jun 2019 11:00

The first detailed guidance on how the sport and physical activity sector's professional standards framework will affect the deployment of coaches in primary schools out of curriculum time in England has been published.

The Minimum Deployment Requirements... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, Coaching

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Club Matters supporting organisations with Adult Safeguarding

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:00

Safeguarding adults is everybody's responsibility. If you are delivering physical activity and sport to adults, it is good practice to create, adopt and implement an adult safeguarding policy. You should also ensure all of your committee members, leaders,... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding

Try VI Sports Day

Try VI Sports Day

Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:21

British Blind Sport announce 'Try VI Sports' Day in Hereford

British Blind Sport are delighted to bring an event offering a taster of visually impaired (VI) sport, open to both visually impaired and fully sighted individuals. British Blind Sport (BBS)... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, VI, Volunteering, blind sport, coaching, inclusive, participation

New Resources from DBS for Sports Organisations

New Resources from DBS for Sports Organisations

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:30

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) have developed 2 new leaflets to help sports organisations understand the eligibility of a range of roles across the sector.

Each leaflet, 'DBS checks in sport - working with children' and 'DBS checks in sport -... Read More »

Tags: DBS, clubs, coaching, guidance, safeguarding, sport

National Safeguarding Adults Week

National Safeguarding Adults Week

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:23

The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding Adults Week from the 19th – 25th November 2018.

Safeguarding adults is a responsibility for every sport and physical activity organisation and getting it... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding