Besides coaches, many people work directly or indirectly with children in football. All of them have the responsibility to be informed about children safeguarding and respond accordingly, when needed. This course will help them in fulfilling this role.
A collection of documents that constitute the FA safeguarding policies and procedures, including:
- Affiliated Football's Safeguarding Policy and Procedures
- Grassroots Safeguarding Children Policy and Procedures
- Template - Clun Safeguarding Children Policy Procedures
- The FA Anti-Bullying Policy for Cluns
- County Witnesses Guide to Personal Hearings
- Match Officials Guide to Personal Hearings
- Player and Club Guide to Personal Hearings
UK Coaching has put together a Code of Practice for coaches. The page also includes learning courses on the topic of safeguarding.
Some content may only be available once subscribed.
The full article is only available after purchase.
Sexual violence against children in sports receives little research attention. The aim of this Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses-based systematic literature review was to synthesize the up-to-date knowledge and identify the already known and the still unknown information in this area. The literature search yielded seven eligible studies for inclusion. Their key outcomes suggest that sexual violence against children in sports is prevalent.
Sexual abuse happens in sport too. It is hard for children to talk. Video clip to call public authorities and the sport movement to give children a voice and stop child sexual abuse in sport. Produced by the Council of Europe with the support of the European Union in the framework of ProSafeSport . starttotalk.org