Updated 22 March 2021 - Please note ASTO Educare courses have been renewed and these new courses will expire next year 14 March 2022. If you were previously registered on courses you will have to pay via PayPal again for this year's courses.
EduCare is the UK's leading provider of online safeguarding and duty of care training. Their courses cover child protection, health and safety, fire safety, first aid, safeguarding vulnerable adults, and more. List of courses available and a GDPR statement are at the bottom of this page. Each course is independently verified for CPD and personalised downloadable certificates mean you have evidence for your learning.
ASTO is promoting these courses to assist our member organisations in attaining the highest standards. We are offering a range of courses; any or all of them can be taken for one price of £10. Courses bought now expire on 14th March 2022.
If you are not a member of ASTO but involved in Sail Training please contact us to see if there is any course availability.
• Child Protection in Sport & Active Leisure*
• Child Protection – Refresher (2020)*
• Safeguarding Adults in Sport
• Safeguarding Young People* - preferred to 'Child Protection' course by some ASTO members
• Preventing Bullying in Sport*
• Equality & Diversity in Sport*
• Mental Wellbeing in Sport & Physical Activity*
*We recommend these courses be undertaken as a minimum but please check with your individual organisation.
HEALTH AND SAFETY - these courses are a good introduction but may not comply with MCA or RYA requirements. Please contact ASTO for details.
An Introduction to Safety in Clubs
First Aid Essentials
Food Hygiene & Safety*
Health and Safety
Raising Awareness of Trafficking and Modern Slavery
Understanding Low Mood and Depression
Understanding Self Harm
DATA PROTECTION & GOVERNANCE
Practical Guide to the GDPR
To enable access to your online courses we need to share some of your personal data with Educare, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course(s). More details are in ASTO's GDPR policy and in the Educare GDPR Statement.