Learn more about the Swiss Football Association safeguarding tools of all stakeholders implicated in football practice, training, and/or management. You can find videos, flyers, and guidelines for child, staff and coach safeguarding in football.
Prevention of harm
Policies, procedures, and toolkit for child and adult safeguarding in football from the Turkish Football Federation. The policies and procedures were compiled based on a thorough revision of international legislation and frameworks.
Introduction /extract from the document
LET'S MAKE FOOTBALL SAFE, NOT SORRY
The FA guide to reporting concerns about child welfare
As part of the FA safeguarding children strategy, The FA requires those working in eligible roles with children and young people to pass a criminal records check. This is in line with legislation and government guidance and is standard practice.
The FA provides the framework and guidance for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks in football and the leagues and clubs then have to implement this to ensure that those who are required to have checks done, do so.
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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
This training kit provides information and training content to help those in positions of influence in the field of sport to prevent and react to situations of potential sexual violence in sport.
It aims to help trainers / instructors, sport leaders, coaches, physical education teachers, etc. to:
The Hub from High Speed Training published guidance to safeguarding children in sport, by Katie Martinelli.
It covers health and safety, protection from abuse, DBS checks, Insurance and Reporting Concerns.
Published by LawInSport
The article provides 10 tips on how to keep children and vulnerable adults safe in sports. This includes making safeguarding a priority, conducting an honest assessment, and embedding a culture of safeguarding.
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UK Coaching has put together a Code of Practice for coaches. The page also includes learning courses on the topic of safeguarding.
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