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Tuesday 14 March - 13:00-16:00
This workshop, delivered in partnership with the Ann Craft Trust, is aimed at organisation leads, safeguarding officers and any individual who is working in sport who has a remit for safeguarding.
The half day workshop will take place in Loughborough and will cover the best practice around safeguarding vulnerable adults in sport, safeguarding law and policy and how to implement safeguarding policies. The workshop will give you the opportunity to share and hear the experiences of others around safeguarding adults - whether you are an expert in your organisation or developing your knowledge. The workshop will cover the following key themes:
What is adult safeguarding – the definitions, signs and signals
What is the sectors role and responsibility?
Realities and practicalities - recent safeguarding cases in sport
How to create a safe environment. You will leave the workshop equipped with key takeaway tools and contacts to help support you and your members in implementing good practice around safeguarding adults.
Thursday 16 March
Unconscious bias - how is it impacting our sector?
Organisation diversity is not just a legislative requirement – it’s good for governance, participation and understanding your members. This training will combine practical understanding of equality and diversity through unconscious bias training. Unconscious bias affects us all and therefore this course will increase your awareness of what unconscious bias is, as well as allowing you to identify and manage your own bias and how this can have an effect within your workplace and also the wider sector.
Further details of the event will be released soon.
Monday 13 March
Podcast: Transgender participation - top tips for being trans-inclusive
This podcast is perfect for anyone looking to consider the way they interact with transgender participants, volunteers and coaches within their organisation. This discussion will look to answer the common questions that arise when discussing transgender participation including:
What steps can you take to ensure your organisation caters for transgender participants?
What are the common questions received around trans people taking part in sport and recreation, i.e. around changing rooms?
What is the correct terminology to use for transgender people?
Where can you find more information, and get additional guidance?
Wednesday 15 March - 13:00-14:00
Liver Twitter Q&A: Women In Sport
This webinar, will look at how the sector can overcome encourage women’s progression toward senior roles in sport governance.
Further details and how to get involved with the webinar is coming soon.
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