When you coach your kids, you must complete a safeguarding course. The course can be done online or in person and covers you for 3 years. See when the next ones are being run here:

Hockey Ireland | Safeguarding – Child Protection | DLR Sports Partnership

If you’ve done the course, you can do a refresher course that will tide you over for another 3 years.

Safeguarding 1 Online Refresher | Sport Ireland