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Safeguarding for management board members in sport and leisure training

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£115 per person

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England, Wales
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Understand your safeguarding responsibilities as a management board member for a sport or leisure organisation

Have you recently been appointed as a board member within a sport or leisure organisation? Or have you been in this role for a while and want to gain a greater understanding of your safeguarding responsibilities?

This tutor-led half-day course covers everything you need to consider about safeguarding as a board member in a sports or leisure organisation.

It will help you understand your role and responsibilities and develop your confidence in ensuring children and young people are protected by your organisation.

You’ll learn about:

  • the role and responsibilities of senior leaders and management boards in organisational safeguarding
  • applying organisational safeguarding procedures
  • identifying specific areas of risk and areas for future development.

You’ll also come away with an improved and refreshed knowledge of safeguarding and child protection.

Choose how you want to learn

Our half-day training course for board members is available as a live virtual training session. Face-to-face training may be available for group bookings – email to find out more.

Both options are taught by experts and feature the latest legislation, guidance and best practice in England and Wales.

Benefits of the course

  • Led by specialist trainers, who cover the latest best practice in the responsibilities of senior leaders and management boards in organisational safeguarding.
  • Book onto a virtual online session or request a group booking with a trainer face-to-face on location.
  • Includes the opportunity to ask the lead trainer any questions you may have and receive direct support and guidance throughout the training.
  • Provides valuable insight into the various safeguarding responsibilities of being a senior leader in a sport or leisure organisation.
  • Uses different teaching styles and involves participating in interactive exercises in a group setting.
  • Apply learning from the course to your organisation’s policy, procedures and safeguarding plans.
  • Access resources to help you protect the children and young people in your sport.
  • Receive a personalised certificate of achievement upon completion of the course.
  • Income generated from the sale of our training courses is reinvested back into the NSPCC to help protect children.
of our customers would recommend NSPCC training
* We received 39,176 evaluation forms from people who had taken our elearning and face-to-face/virtual live training courses between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023. 38,394 (98%) said they would recommend the course they had taken.

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We deliver this training course face-to-face on location and virtually via Zoom.

For virtual courses, choose an option from the drop down list below to complete our booking form. For face-to-face courses for group bookings, email

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“Excellent overview of safeguarding responsibilities at board level and how I can make a difference within my sport.”

Course participant