Matlock & District Swimming Club fully complies with the ASA requirements, guidelines and procedures in respect of Child Protection. All teachers, coaches and poolside helpers are required to be on the ASA Child Protection list. The Club Welfare Officer or Secretary will organise this. In addition coaches, teachers and club officials are receive training in Child Protection issues as courses become available.

Should you wish to see a copy of the ASA guidance on Child Protection (now entilted Wavepower) please ask the Club Welfare Officer - Marie Davey - who holds a copy of the Wavepower document. Alternatively you can view the document on line. WavePower - www.swimming.org/asa/clubs-and-members/wavepower/Wavepower/647/

In addition the club is currently reviewing it's Child Protection policy with a view to specifically incorporate vulnerable adults in it remit. In the meantime the club fully supports and embraces the principles contained within Derbyshire Sport's Children and Vulnerable Adults policy.