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Five Pillars of Duty to Care: Safeguarding

Safeguarding & Protecting People (children and adults, grassroots to high performers) from harmful practice in sport and physical activity

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Do you feel ready to put your knowledge to the test? If so you can enrol now for FREE, otherwise you can continue reading this page to find more resource tips and guides and learn more about our courses and online learning products around this intrinsic theme of Duty to Care.

 Collect all five pillars

When you have completed the learning for each pillar and demonstrated your thorough knowledge of the principles of Duty to Care you will earn our nationally-recognised Digital Badge. Find out more.

UK Coaching has an extensive range of free and subscribe to access learning solutions around Safeguarding.

You can access our resource tips and guides and learn more about our workshops and online learning products around this intrinsic theme of Duty to Care below.

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Curious Coaches’ Club: Athlete A: Implications for Coaches

Senior Consultant at the Child Protection in Sport Unit Carole Billington-Wood, Safeguarding in Sport Lead at the National Working Group Kevin Murphy and Athletics Coach David Turner discuss the Athlete A documentary on Netflix and the implications for coaches, with reference to Duty to Care

Courses

Online Classroom

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (Online Classroom): interactive online classroom, delivered via Webex

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Workshop

Safeguarding & Protecting Children: Nearly half a million coaches have taken this workshop 

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Workshop

Keeping Safe in Sport: Safeguarding & Protecting Children 13+ 

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eLearning

Online

Safeguarding Renewal Course: Refresh, consolidate and update your understanding of safeguarding

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Online

Keeping Deaf and Disabled Children Safe in Sport eLearning course

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Online

Learn how you can support and promote the welfare of adults in our eLearning course

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Common Questions

A guide to identifying the essential elements of safeguarding and protecting children

Key advice

Code of Practice

Rights, Relationships and Responsibilities of sports coaches

Guide

The Five Pillars

Read our overarching guide to the five pillars of Duty to Care

Dive In

Safeguarding Adults Series

  • Safeguarding Adults: Your Questions Answered

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  • How to Act to Safeguard Adults at Risk of Abuse

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  • The ‘Four Rs’ of Safeguarding Adults

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Safeguarding Tips and Opinion

  • Safeguarding and Protecting Children in Sport: Then and Now

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  • The Case for Face-to-Face: No Shortcuts to Safeguarding Training

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  • What the Duty of Care in Sport Review means for UK Coaching

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  • The Coach who Saved my Life

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  • Combating Sexual Violence in Sport

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  • Creating a Safe Environment for Disabled Participants

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  Knowledge Check

 Collect all five pillars

When you have completed the learning for each pillar and demonstrated your thorough knowledge of the principles of Duty to Care you will earn our nationally-recognised Digital Badge. Find out more.