Member Requirements & Benefits

Full Membership Requirements

 

To join the association chaperones and tutors must have reached a professional level.

Applicants should have a minimum of 3 years professional experience as a chaperone or chaperone/tutor this is defined as credits on their CV plus a reference. They must always hold the following:

 

Professional chaperones licence

Enhanced DBS

Child regulatory training*

Safeguarding training**

 

Applications must be supported by two full members of the YPA and agree to abide by the YPA chaperone and tutor

code of conduct.

 

Fees

Annual subscription fee: £20.00***

Provisional Member Requirements

Applicants with less than 3 years of professional experience as chaperone or  chaperone/tutor can apply for associate membership.

Applicants eligible should have 1 years experience as an chaperone or chaperone/tutor and must be able to supply references. They must always hold the following:

 

Professional chaperones licence

Enhanced DBS

Child regulatory training*

Safeguarding training**

 

Applications must be supported by two full members of the YPA and agree to abide by the YPA chaperone and tutor

code of conduct.

Fees

Annual subscription fee: £15.00***

After 2 years as a provisional member of the YPA  you will be invited to submit 3 pieces of work to support your application for full membership.

 

* YPA Zoom course or

 https://learnpac.co.uk/product/professional-chaperone-training-course

 

** https://learning.nspcc.org.uk/training/protecting-children-entertainment-chaperone-training

or other CPD accredited safeguarding training. 

*** Fee to be revised Sept 2021

Member Benefits

Features and benefits that our members currently enjoy.

 

Full Members

  • Member support

  • Voting ability and a voice for major changes within the industry

  • Inclusion in YPA online member directory

  • Invited to attend all YPA sponsored activities and events, including the annual general membership meeting 

  • Login access to YPA website “MEMBERS ONLY” area  – this is the part of the website reserved exclusively for YPA members, there you will find a range of resources to aid you in your business including up to date guidelines concerning rates, agreements and regulations – these are archived on the site for easy reference, with regular updates posted on the members news page

  • Access to the Whatsapp group for chaperones and tutors

       

Provisional Members

  • Invited to attend meetings and YPA socials

  • Login Access to the resources available in the YPA website members only section

  • Advice from our Board Members on all things industry related

  • Must be a provisional member for 2 years before applying for full membership

       provides information and support to professional chaperones and tutors.

 

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