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The Irish Sports Council has recently changed the structure of Child Welfare & Protection (Code of Ethics) workshops for Clubs. The details of the three stages of training are outlined here as follows:

1. Safeguarding 1 - Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course

All Coaches, Children’s Officers and Designated Liaison Persons (DLP) must first complete the 3 hour Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course. This course educates participants on the implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of children involved in sport.

The Valuation (Amendment) Act 2015 provides a new partial exemption from commercial rates for Community Sports Clubs that are registered under the Registration of Clubs (Ireland) Act 1904. Buildings or part of buildings used for or in conjunction with the sale or consumption of alcohol or food, retail use or hire to non-community organisations continue to be liable for rates.

A person appointed to the Club Children’s Officer position in a club must have completed safeguarding 1 (Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness workshop) and should complete the NEW Club Children’s Officer 3 hour workshop. This course will help the Club Children’s Officer to carry out the function of their role in the club and support the implementation of best practice in the club. Participants will also receive a Club Children’s Officer Action Planning document as part of the training.

Club Children's Officers

Registration has now opened for Templemore parkrun!!!! Registration is free and you only need to register once. You will be directed to a barcode page after registration and this is where you print you barcode. You should laminate one of these barcodes (they are all the same) and bring each week. http://www.parkrun.ie/templemore/

Safeguarding 3 - Designated Liaison Person(DLP)

A person appointed to the Designated Liaison Person position in a club must have completed the Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course and should complete the NEW Designated Liaison Person 3 hour workshop. A club may appoint the same person to both the CCO and DLP positions however best practice advises that they are kept as separate roles.

Designated Liaison Person

The River Suir, Clonmel Camps will run from 10th to 14th July and 24th to 28th July from 10am to 12.30pm or 1.30pm to 4pm each day and is suitable for 10 plus year olds. This is at a cost of 65 euro per child
Please see poster and application form

The River Suir, Ardfinnan Camps will run from 31st July to 4th August from 10am to 12.30pm or 1.30pm to 4pm and is suitable for 10 plus years olds. This is at a cost of 65 euro per child.

Camp focus on having fun whilst learning the fundamental skills of kayaking by playing games and having mini adventures on the river. Kids will learn about water safety in a river environment and they will also receive the canoeing Ireland level 1 kayaking certificate.

Suitable from 1st - 3rd years
places limited
Cost €50 per child

The Camp will focus on having fun whilst learning the fundamental skills of kayaking by playing games and having mini adventures on the river. Kids will learn about water safety in a river environment and they will also receive the canoeing Ireland level 1 kayaking certificate.

Suitable from 10 plus year olds
places limited
Cost €65 per child
Dates: 10th- 14th July & 24th - 28th July
Times: 10am - 12.30pm or 1.30pm - 4pm

Camp focus on having fun whilst learning the fundamental skills of kayaking by playing games and having mini adventures on the river. Kids will learn about water safety in a river environment and they will also receive the canoeing Ireland level 1 kayaking certificate.

Suitable for 10 plus year olds
Places limited
Cost €65 per child
Times: 10 - 12.30pm or 1.30-4pm
Dates :31st July to 4th August

Start Date: Monday 24th April, 2017 - 18:00 to 21:00
Venue: LIT Thurles

Fee Payment & Refund Policy:

A SafeTALK “Suicide Alertness for Everyone” workshop will take place on Tuesday 9th May 2017 in the Clonmel Park Hotel, from 9.30am –1.30pm.

At this workshop, learn how to provide basic and practical help to persons with thoughts of suicide. It prepares you to be a suicide alert helper and provides you with the awareness that opportunities to help someone at risk are often missed, dismissed and avoided. It also teaches you the awareness of TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep-safe) and the ability to activate a suicide alert.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is now accepting applications from Sports Clubs under the 2017 Coaching and Development Funding scheme.

The Coaching element aims to support and develop quality coaching and to encourage all coaches/volunteers to undertake appropriate education and training while the
Development section of the fund aims to encourage the formation of new clubs and to assist existing clubs in Tipperary to increase participation in sport.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the position of Community Sports Development Officer on a
12 month fixed term contract within Tipperary Sports Partnership.

Completed application forms must be lodged with:

Human Resources Section, Tipperary County Council, Civic Offices, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
by not later than 4.00 p.m. on Friday, 23rd June, 2017

A SafeTALK “Suicide Alertness for Everyone” workshop will take place on Wednesday 11th October 2017 in the Abbey Court Hotel,Nenagh from 09.45am–2.00pm.

At this workshop, learn how to provide basic and practical help to persons with thoughts of suicide. It prepares you to be a suicide alert helper and provides you with the awareness that opportunities to help someone at risk are often missed, dismissed and avoided. It also teaches you the awareness of TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep-safe) and the ability to activate a suicide alert.

A SafeTALK “Suicide Alertness for Everyone” workshop will take place on Wednesday 11th October 2017 in the Abbey Court Hotel,Nenagh from 09.45am–2.00pm.

At this workshop, learn how to provide basic and practical help to persons with thoughts of suicide. It prepares you to be a suicide alert helper and provides you with the awareness that opportunities to help someone at risk are often missed, dismissed and avoided. It also teaches you the awareness of TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep-safe) and the ability to activate a suicide alert.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

A person appointed to the Club Children’s Officer position in a club must have completed safeguarding 1 (Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness workshop) and should complete the NEW Club Children’s Officer 3 hour workshop. This course will help the Club Children’s Officer to carry out the function of their role in the club and support the implementation of best practice in the club. Participants will also receive a Club Children’s Officer Action Planning document as part of the training.

Club Children's Officers

A person appointed to the Designated Liaison Person position in a club must have completed the Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course and should complete the NEW Designated Liaison Person 3 hour workshop. A club may appoint the same person to both the CCO and DLP positions however best practice advises that they are kept as separate roles.

Designated Liaison Person

Tipperary Sports Partnership in conjunction with Youth Work Ireland , Tipperary are hosting a positive youth mental health workshop for volunteers who work with young people and would like to learn more about youth mental health and what you can do to promote positive mental health in your club or organisation.
When: Tuesday October 10th 2017: 7pm -9.30pm
Where: Youth Work Ireland Tipperary 17 Bank Place Tipperary Town

This 6 week swimming programme for women designed by Swim Ireland will run from 27th October to 1st December in Thurles. Swimming in a group provides great motivation and you will meet swimmers of similar abilities to work on swimming techniques and strokes while also building distance.
The programme consists of one structured coaching session in lanes weekly with valuable feedback given and the provision of a beginners formal workout programme to follow a second session weekly at a time of your choice with the cost of this swim also covered in the price.