Safeguarding Courses

Club Safeguarding Officers (CSO)

As a CSO you are required to have three levels of qualification listed below.

  • Safeguarding Young Cricketers  - This is an online free course - Book here  
  • ECB Safehands Course - This is a face to face 3 hours course that will be run during February and March annually
  • A valid ECB DBS 

'Safe Hands' is the required workshop for all Club Safeguarding Officers and seeks to ensure that each club is aware of the role of the Club Safeguarding Officer within the framework of child protection and making clubs a welcome, safe and friendly place for children and young people.

The course will cover core legislation and government guidance, as well as providing the opportunity to share experiences and good practice with other Club Safeguarding Officers from across the county.

Every Club Safeguarding Officer must attend this course and it must be renewed every three years.

Upcoming courses

Face to face safe hands courses at the Cricket Centre in 2022:

Wednesday 16th February - 6-9pm - https://booking.ecb.co.uk/d/qmqy1y

Wednesday 9th March - 6-9pm - https://booking.ecb.co.uk/d/qmqy1y

The cost for the course is £30, as a club safeguarding officer you need to attend 1 f the safe hands courses.