Safeguarding Children Workshop (Online 7/10/21) & (Face to Face 14/10/21)

Safeguarding Children in Sport Workshops We are delighted to announce the next SportNI ‘Safeguarding Children & Young People in Sport Workshops’. We have 2 available; 1 online and 1 face-to-face workshop. Online Workshop Date of Course Time Cost Registration 07 October 2012 7.00-9.30pm £5.00 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/174223616527   Please refer to the detail below which explains the…

SportNI Launches New Sport Facilities Funding through Building back Better

17th September, 2021 Sports facilities across Northern Ireland will get a welcome boost following the launch of a new programme by Sport NI. Funded by the Department for Communities, the £700k ‘Building Better Sports Facilities’ programme will invest in sports facilities to deliver increased, inclusive and safe sustained participation in sport. The programme is open from 9am…

Women’s Coaching Pathway

Applications are now open for the Women’s Coaching Pathway 2021. The Women’s Coaching Pathway is an exciting initiative for coaches and aspiring coaches. The programme gives participants the opportunity to improve their knowledge, expand their network and develop leadership and coaching skills in a supported, collaborative environment alongside coaches from Athletics Ireland, Cycling Ireland, Irish…

Vetting Communication Season 2021/22

Dear Members, Clubs are reminded that in accordance with Children First Act 2015 and National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act 2012 all individuals with access to children under the age of 18 years must be Vetted prior to taking up positions in clubs. This is a mandatory requirement and cannot be circumvented under any circumstances.…

IABA Ulster Vacancy: Workforce Development Officer

Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) seeks a Workforce Training and Development Officer. MAIN LOCATION: IABA Ulster Office, Belfast The post holder may be required to move to an alternative location in accordance with operational requirements. SALARY: £28,000 – £30,000 per annum RESPONSIBLE TO: Operations Manager Ulster This post is National Lottery funded through Sport Northern Ireland’s Sporting…

Referees and Judges Refresher Seminar

The County Antrim Boxing Board and Ulster Boxing Council will host a Referee and Judges refresher Seminar ahead of the Irish National Elite Championships and upcoming season. With no boxing over the last 18 months and our officials as inactive as our boxers this gives the perfect opportunity for existing tutors to run a refreshers…

IABA Affiliations Season 2021/22 Update

Dear Members, The IABA is currently processing a high volume of applications for affiliation. Insurance certs will be issued to all successfully affiliated clubs in due course along with a membership pack. Please be assured that while the IABA is processing your application, your club will continue to enjoy the privileges of membership including insurance…