Club Safeguarding Officer (CSO) Qualification - ECB Safe Hands Workshop

We are running face to face Safe Hands Workshops in Spring 2022. Please click here to find out more and to book your place. 

If your CSO attended an online ECB Safe Hands Webinar please note that this qualification will only be valid for 24 months.

Online Safeguarding Young Cricketers module (SYC)

Club Safeguarding Officers will need to complete the online Safeguarding Young Cricketers Certificate.

You can register for the SYC online by clicking here.

Once you have booked on you will receive an email from the ECB within 48 hours with a link and access details to your ECB e-learning account.

Please log in to your e-learning account at to complete the module and ensure that you download your certificate. You may have to wait 48 hours after registering before the module appears in your e-Learning account.

If you have any issues with this then please contact

ECB DBS check

Your club Safeguarding Officer should have the ability to initiate and verify DBS checks. If this is not the case then we can set up DBS checks from the office. The following information needs to be sent to

  1. Full Name (including Title)
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Preferred Email Address
  4. Club associated with
  5. Role which requires a DBS e.g. All Stars Activator, Junior Manager, Umpire 

We will then initiate your online ECB DBS application form. You should then receive an email from the DBS system, asking you to complete and submit the form. Once you have done this, you will receive an email from the ECB confirming your application and details of approved verifiers in your postcode area. Please arrange a face-to-face meeting with one of these verifiers to have your evidence and application authorised. Please note that you will require the 3 forms of evidence that you detail on your application form available at the meeting with your verifier.

If you cannot arrange a meeting with a verifier local to you, please contact us at

Coaching Qualifications

Anyone looking to obtain a coaching qualification please click here to access full details of the courses available and how to book.

First Aid Qualifications

Devon Cricket do not run First Aid training, however there are a list of local providers on our website. Please click here to find a list of providers.