The Safeguarding & Protecting Children course is an essential requirement of becoming a ClubGolf coach and all volunteers must attend this course before they can apply for their PGA coach licence. It is a short 3 hour course that has been developed and certificated by Sports Coach UK and covers the following learning outcomes:
By the end of the course candidates will be able to:
- Identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for your coaching
- Explore your values and feelings in relation to child abuse, and recognise their potential impact on your response
- Recognise and respond to possible signs of child abus
- Take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise.