(Guidance and Minimum Operating Standards vary from sport to sport. Coaches/leaders must follow all guidelines laid down by the Sports Governing Body)
Do you have the appropriate, up to date qualifications?
All coaches/leaders have attended recognised child protection training.
Training should be recognised by the appropriate National Governing Body, Sports Coach UK or Local Safeguarding Children’s Board.
If working within schools coaches/leaders must have attended educations awareness training.
Do you have valid insurance cover?
All coaches/leaders must have appropriate and up to date insurance cover.
Are you working within identified Minimum Operating Standards (MOS)?
All coaches/leaders should ensure that they are aware of, and work within, any MOS relating to their coaching role. These may vary depending on the activity/setting.