Category Archives: News

Let Kids be Kids

The Let Kids be Kids mini-course addresses poor sideline behaviour at junior sport.You will learn about what motivates kids participation in sport; you’ll be able to identify what poor behaviour is; how to address poor behaviour if it occurs and also take into consideration the views and opinions of children and young people. This course […]

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Season Ready – Have we got qualified first aiders and sports trainers?

Sport is a great way for people to get fit and stay healthy; however, sport also creates a risk of injury. Good prevention and management practices can help reduce the incidence and impact on such injuries. A key to these practices is having appropriately trained volunteers who can respond effectively in an emergency. Now is […]

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Season Ready – Do we have enough people trained with Responsible Serving of Alcohol?

One of the keys to managing alcohol responsibly in any sporting club is ensuring that there are sufficient people within the club trained in the responsible service of alcohol. One of the big challenges for clubs is ensuring that you have enough people trained at the start of each season, particularly as members come and go. […]

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Season Ready – Ambulance – What to do in an emergency?

Consider the following scenario…someone requires urgent medical attention at your club, either on a game day, a training session or a club function. What are you going to do? Does that person have ambulance cover? Do you have up to date medical information on all your members? Is there a club policy on what action […]

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Healthy Fridge = Healthy People = Healthy Club

Water should always be the drink of choice before, during and after sport.  Whilst respecting individuals right to choice, research shows that by simply changing the layout of your canteen/kiosk fridge to put water in more prominent positions; encourages people to purchase water instead of sports drinks and soft drinks. Be one of 10 clubs […]

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Promote a responsible approach to alcohol use

Every club has their own unique club culture and community. However it is very important to ensure that when your members are choosing to spend time at your club and choose to consume alcohol there, that a safe, family friendly environment is in place for everyone to enjoy. There are a number of ways your […]

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