Accepted Safeguarding Certificates

Safety Training Awards accepts the following safeguarding certificates as acceptable pre-requisites for swimming teaching courses.

Safeguarding Certificate Title
NSPCC Educare Child Protection Awareness Online Courses
NSPCC Basic Child Protection Training
NSPCC Designated Safeguarding Children Officer Training
Kidscape Basic Child Protection Course
Kidscape Advanced Child Protection Course
Safechild Introduction to Child Protection
Safechild Leading on Child Safeguarding
Child Protection Training UK Training
Local Authority Safeguarding Courses
Leisure Trust Safeguarding Courses
Private Operator Safeguarding Courses
UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children
FAA Level 1 Award in Awareness of Safeguarding
TDI Leisurewatch
Equivalent certificates will not be accepted if they have been achieved more than three years prior to the point of attending an STA swimming or aquatic teaching course or STA tutor course.

If you have a safeguarding certificate which is not listed here, please contact us.