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Safeguarding Forum 20 July

British Orienteering’s first online Safeguarding Forum set to take place this coming Tuesday 20 July.

Commencing at 7:30pm, for approximately and hour, the forum is designed to support Club Welfare Officers and other members within the club, in providing a safe and enjoyable environment for all to orienteer.

This first forum will include reviewing the changes that have been made including DBS’s, coaching licenses and updates to pages on the British Orienteering website.

There will also be a reminder about the processes and steps that need to be taken if a safeguarding concern or incident is brought to your attention. Alongside highlighting the support that is available for you every step of the way.

The session will take place on ‘Go To Webinar’ and questions will be answered throughout. There will also be a recording available following the session.

To register follow this link.

If you have any questions you'd like addressing during the session, please contact Peter Brooke, Lead Safeguarding Officer on

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