Child Protection in Sport & Active Leisure

Encouraging children and young people to participate in sport or physical activity has countless benefits, ranging from improved physical and mental health to promoting friendships and building confidence. Voluntary organisations, and public and private sector providers play an important role. Anybody involved in organising, delivering or supervising sport and active leisure activities has a responsibility for child protection.

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Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding Adults provides the key information needed to help safeguard vulnerable adults.

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Course description

This course will help to raise your awareness of abuse and neglect, to recognise early signs that might indicate a problem and show you how to take action if you know or suspect that a child or young person needs help.

This CPD training and is also endorsed by Kidscape and Family Lives who are leading experts in child protection.

This three module course delivers three CPD hours and comprehensively covers:

  • child development
  • categories of child abuse
  • responding to abuse and creating a safe environment

Child Protection Sport and Active Leisure, what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £29.99 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.



Buy as part of a training package

This course is included in our EduCare Essentials training package.

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Why EduCare?

Our content experts ensure your courses are kept up-to-date. We constantly monitor changes to statutory guidance, legislation and inspection requirements, as soon as changes are confirmed, we update your course content at the earliest opportunity.

EduCare’s online learning management system is incredibly easy to use with training courses that can be accessed at any time and from any computer with internet access.

With EduCare you can:

  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
  • Provide robust evidence of staff training
  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
  • Allow ALL staff to complete essential duty of care training
  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation changes
  • Download personalised certificates
  • Train anytime, anywhere - 24/7
  • Provide training certified for CPD

Key features and benefits

Price £29.99 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 3 hours

Target Audience All

  • Multi-User Discounts are available. If you need to buy for 10+ learners, please contact our team for a tailored pricing package.
  • Covers the fundamentals of safeguarding and protection for anyone who comes into contact with children and young people through their work or voluntary activities in a sports or active leisure setting
  • Available online
  • Delivers 3 CPD credits.
  • 70% pass mark
  • Endorsed by experts at Kidscape and Family Lives
  • Certificate accredited by Kidscape and Family Lives

Accredited / endorsed by

     CPD Family Lives 

What customers say

"The Child Protection in Sport & Active Leisure course is part of our Welcome and Induction for new staff. Everyone completes the course within their first week. They like how they can train at their own pace and that they can print off their certificate of completion. We find the EduCare for Sport licence good value for money and the online learning system very easy to administer and monitor."

Anne Lovering
Head of Learning and Development
Edinburgh Leisure