Risk Management & Volunteer / Staff Screening Training for Clubs – August

Linda Graff presents Risk Management and Screening Beyond Police Checks for Recreation and Sporting Organisations

Monday 21st August

1.00pm to 5.00pm

Risk Management (for recreation and sport organisations)

A half day workshop for Board Members and Management Committees.

The new state legislation will require all state recreation and sporting bodies to develop a child safe environment. This is effectively a risk management strategy around protecting children. The government is yet to release the regulations on what a child safe environment will look like. This workshop will give you a head start in developing strategies to comply with the regulations.

The workshop will include:

Risk Factors

Understanding liability

Myths and assumptions

Risk Management Process

Steps and Checklists

6.00pm to 9.00pm Ð

Screening Staff & Volunteers

Beyond Police Checks (for recreation and sport organisations to comply with the Child Protection Act)

Screening volunteers and paid staff in not for profit organisations. An evening workshop for Board members and Management Committees.

An effective child safe strategy will have a process to screen

staff and volunteers. This workshop will include:

¥ The context

¥ How we think about screening

¥ The need for higher standards in screening

¥ Screening as risk management

¥ 5 Principles of screening

¥ 4 Big ideas of screening

¥ The screening Tool Kit

Morphettville Function Centre

Anzac Highway, Morphettville

Bookings essential:

Phone Kirby at Recreation SA on 8232 6477 or recadmin@tpg.com.au

Supported by Office for Recreation & Sport, SAPOL and Families SA.

For more information about Linda check her website :www.lindagraff.ca