• All references to parents should be understood to include any other adults who have legal care or guardianship responsibilities for the child/children.
  • A child is defined as any young person under the age of 18.
ACPC Area Child Protection Committee
SCiG Safeguarding Children in Golf Strategy Group
CMG (CiG) Case Management Group
CPSU Child Protection in Sport Unit
CRB Criminal Records Bureau
CSC Child Social Care
CWO Club Welfare Officer
EG England Golf
EGP England Golf Partnership
GCMA Golf Club Managers’ Association
GUW Golf Union of Wales
GWO Golf Welfare Officer
DoH Department of Health
JO Junior Organiser
LSCB Local Safeguarding Children Board
NGB National Governing Body
NGB CPO National Governing Body (Lead) Child Protection Officer
NSPCC National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
PGA The Professional Golfers’ Association
R&A Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews
GF Golf Foundation