Cape Fear Aquatic Club Partners
Safe Sport

CFAC is committed to providing a safe environment for all participants.  To do so we have athlete protection policies and guidelines in place.

Safe Sport Best Practices Guidelines

Deal with a Safe Sport Concern

If you have any club-level Safe Sport questions or concerns please contact:

Tom Addington - Aquatics Director

(910) 251-9622 x254



Athletes -  Safe Sport for Athletes Online Course

Please read the "Instructions For Completion"  found at the link below prior to beginning.


The APT requirement has changed.  You must achieve 75 points to receive your APT certification.

  • You must take TWO, short courses:
    • "Safe Sport: Ready, Set, Go" (50 points) and
    • EITHER "Preventing Bullying" OR "What Would You Do?" (both 25 points)

This course is designed for athletes 12 and older and will cover:

  1. The basics of Safe Sport,
  2. Understanding the three types of boundaries, and
  3. What to do if you or someone you know is being harmed.

Click HERE to begin (takes approx. 30 minutes)



Parents - Safe Sport for Parents Online Course

This course is designed for swim parents to understand the Safe Sport program and their role in working with the swim club to provide a safe, healthy, and positive environment for the swimmers.

To begin you must create a parent/non-member account. Once your account has been created you can "purchase" the Safe Sport Course for $0.00 (it's FREE). This will add the course to your dashboard where you will be able to access it.

Click HERE to begin (takes approx. 15 minutes)