Four steps to safeguarding
- Checked – to ensure adults are suitable to work with youngsters.
- Trained – from coaches to referees, all are given suitable safeguarding training.
- Hear – concerns from both children and adults will be listened to.
- Report – the importance of raising concerns about a child’s welfare.
The Football Association offer various safeguarding training for free: https://thebootroom.thefa.com/learning/qualifications/safeguarding-courses