Dear Member of Cove Sailing Club


All volunteers, supervisors and instructors are obliged by law to be Garda vetted through the Irish Sailing national safeguarding system if working or interacting with children, young adults under 18 or those who are vulnerable. Club members interacting with children are also encouraged to attend a Safe Guarding Training Course. Cove Sailing Club has organised a course for Tuesday 5th April Safeguarding Level 1; this will be held online and is an informative evening. Please let us know below if you wish to attend.


Safeguarding Level 1.


Garda Vetting

The process is accessible through the Irish Sailing website at this link:


Step 1.  Please download and fill out the below form. (NVB1)


Step 2. Please download and fill out the below form( Proof of Identification)

Our Designated person for safeguarding can be contacted by email at to arrange to meet, review and sign documents.


(Proof of Identification)


Step 3. Post both documents to.

Nuala Healy,  Authorised Liaison Person, Irish Sailing, 3 Park Road, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin


On completion, these must be forwarded to Irish Sailing BY POST by the applicant, and a copy of the vetting sent into CSC when approved.



Anne O Connell

CSC Designated Person for Safeguarding

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