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Protecting Yourself and Others

UK Coaching Team

Learn about what is legally, ethically, and morally required of coaches – including your duty to care – and how to apply that knowledge in your environment


Understanding the legislation and policies that apply to coaches is essential to protect both you and your participants, and to ensure that everyone is enjoying the coaching experience.

Through this course, which includes signposting to helpful templates and guides, you will gain key knowledge of policies and procedures and your legal, ethical, and moral requirements as a coach, as well as how these are connected to your Duty to Care.

You'll also learn how to apply that knowledge to your unique coaching environment.

Complete this course today to gain the key knowledge required to protect yourself and others in sport and physical activity.

This eLearning course includes an optional pre-test, designed to help you with your learning it is not an assessment, isn’t scored, and your responses are not reported back to anyone.

Use it to help get you thinking about and understand your existing knowledge of the topics we will be covering in this module.

On this course you will:

  • Learn about the key policies and procedures that you need to have in place to support a safe coaching environment for you and others.
  • Explore how to monitor and maintain a safe coaching environment.

Full course details

  • This eLearning course is suitable for new and established coaches who are keen to upskill or refresh their knowledge about how to keep themselves and their participants safe.

  • This course is self-paced and lasts approximately 60 minutes. You will be able to access it whenever you want, at a time that fits in with your lifestyle and schedule.

  • You have access to this course for 12 months from the point of enrolment.

  • Our experienced advisors are on hand to offer any assistance if you need any help with navigating through the course.

  • This course has been designed to be fully mobile-responsive, scaling up and down as needed.

    For the best experience, we recommend you complete it on a desktop.

    If you have a visual impairment, we have designed the course to work with screen readers.

  • If you are an organisation and want to purchase this course for your learners, please get in touch.

Protecting Yourself and Others

Total price: £25.00
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