All clubs should have a qualified Club Safeguarding Officer (CSO) as an essential part of their safeguarding structure.
Training for Club Safeguarding Officers
Safe Hands Workshop or Refresher
If your CSO attended a recent ECB Safe Hands Webinar please note that this qualification will only be valid for 24 months.
The SCF will be re-introducing face to face Safe Hands Workshops and Refresher courses from October 2021 onwards. Further details and booking information will appear in the table at the bottom of this page as soon as they become available.
Online Safeguarding Young Cricketers module
Club Safeguarding Officers will need to complete the online Safeguarding Young Cricketers Certificate. To complete this course please email Brian Hoyle at the email address above with the following information:
Full name – Preferred email address – Club affiliation
We will then invite you to book onto the online Safeguarding Young Cricketers module with the SCF. You will then receive an email inviting you to book onto the module. Once you have booked on you will receive a second email from the ECB with a link and access details our new ECB e-learning account.
Please log in to your e-learning account at https://elearning.ecb.co.uk in order to complete the module and ensure that you download your certificate. You may have to wait after registering before the module appears in your e-Learning.
ECB DBS check
Club Safeguarding Officers that require an ECB DBS should email the following information to Brian Hoyle at the email address above:
- Full name
- Date of birth
- Preferred email address
- Cricket Club name and your role at the club
Brian will then initiate your online ECB DBS application form. You will then receive an email from the DBS system, asking you to complete and submit the form. Once you have done this, you will receive an email from the ECB confirming your application and details of approved verifiers in your postcode area. Please arrange a face to face meeting with one of these verifiers to have your evidence and application authorised. Please note that you will require the 3 forms of evidence that you detail on your application form available at the meeting with your verifier.
If you cannot arrange a meeting with a verifier local to you, please contact Brian Hoyle using the email address above.
Next Courses in Somerset
|Course||Course date||Time||Venue||Cost||Book now|
|Safe Hands course||15/11/2021||6.00pm to 9.00pm||Centre of Excellence||£30.00||Book here|
|Safe Hands course||05/12/2021||9.30am to 12.30pm||Bath CC||£30.00||Book here|
|Safe Hands course||15/02/2022||6.00pm to 9.00pm||Lodway CC||£30.00||Book here|
|Safe Hands course||08/03/2022||6.00pm to 9.00pm||Midsomer Norton CC||£30.00||Book here|
|Safe Hands course||05/04/2022||6.00pm to 9.00pm||Shapwick & Polden CC||£30.00||Book here|
|Safe Hands course||26/04/2022||6.00pm to 9.00pm||Venue - tbc||£30.00||Booking link for this course will appear here shortly.|