The following child protection training/workshops are tailored for sports organisations and are the courses recognised by Swim Ireland.
- Children in Sport Awareness Workshop (Code of Ethics) – Irish Sports Council
- Safeguarding Young People in Sport – Sport NI
- Club Children’s Officer Workshop – Irish Sports Council
- Child Protection: Designated Officer – Sport NI
Previous/alternative courses may be accepted on application to the NCO firstname.lastname@example.org
Access to the required training is available locally through the Swim Ireland and this is arranged on demand. Contact your Club to arrange a course locally or Swim Ireland directly for courses in your area.
Basic child protection training is a pre-requisite for Swim Ireland qualifications, so if you are thinking of becoming a team manager, a teacher or perhaps joining the committee attend a child protection course as soon as you have an opportunity and we encourage parents to attend as well. Apply to Education department for further information on training courses.