What is a SafeGolf Club?
Wales Golf is dedicated to promoting a safe and positive environment for all those participating, working and volunteering in the sport of golf and want to ensure all people have a fun, safe and positive experience when playing golf.
To help achieve this Wales Golf are asking clubs who access funding and support from Wales Golf and/or the Golf Foundation to become a SafeGolf Club, this will help safeguard our young people within a golfing environment.
What are the criteria to become a SafeGolf Club?
1. Gain the online SafeGolf Junior GolfCert Accreditation
2. Have a child and adult safeguarding policy in place – download club template policies here
4. PGA Professional at the club will need to be on the SafeGolf Accredited Coaches list on the SafeGolf website www.safegolf.org (so have a current DBS check and have attended an SPC course)
5. Have a Club Welfare Officer who has attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Time to Listen workshop (due to COVID-19 we are running SPC and TTL online classrooms. CWO’s can book onto next available course(s) to meet SafeGolf criteria).