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Find courses, workshops and CPD for coaching professionals here.

Find professional development courses and workshops for coaches and instructors.

Courses include but are not limited to First Aid, Safeguarding and Child Protection.

Coaching courses

Keeping Safe Online: Advice, information and support for sports organisations

Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 (11:00 - 12:00)

Location: HG1 4AP

This webinar will explore the benefits and risks of social media for sports clubs and organisations. It will provide helpful guidelines, examples and tools to enable sports to help children and young people to make safe use of social media opportunities.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children SPC/58509

Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2018 (09:30 - 12:30)

Location: Wellingborough Shudan, Old Drill Hall, 43 Great Park Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 4PH

Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career. Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children (6th September 2018)

Date: Thu, 06 Sep 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Suffolk FA, The Buntings, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 5GZ

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches.

*We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

Safeguarding and Protecting Children (7th November 2018)

Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: King Edward VI School, Grove Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3BH

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches.

*We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

Register to be added to our directory of coaches that have achieved a set standard for coaching in Suffolk.

To become a topcoach you must attend a Free topcoach induction, which will also be a chance for you to meet members of the Suffolk Sport team and learn more about how Suffolk Sport can support your development.

Be part of something special. Designed for anyone who is interested in or currently coaching/instructing.

This years academy members have now been selected.

The cost of courses is often cited as one of the barriers to coaches obtaining the next coaching qualification level. To support coaches negate this, various levels and types of funding are available for application by clubs and coaches. Find out more here.

Simon King

Simon King

Sports Development Officer (Coaching, Volunteering, Be Inspired & Satellite Clubs)

Suffolk Sport

Address
C/O SCDC East Suffolk House, Station Road, Melton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1RT
Telephone
01394 444580
Website
http://www.suffolksport.com
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