Gymnastics New South Wales
Member Protection Information Officer
Member Protection Information Officer is responsible for providing information about a person’s right, responsibilities and options to an individual making a complaint or raising a concern.
Please note that the appointment of a trained MPIO is an affiliation requirement.
The MPIO training structure has changed and has been updated to provide training to officers with information that is most relevant to them in that role.
The new structure now consists of an online component and face to face workshop.
1. Online component has seven modules and takes approximately four hours to complete. These may be completed all at once or in parts. the online modules can be accessed at https://learning.ausport.gov.au. Once the course is completed participants recieve a completion certificate with their online certifcaticate number.
2. To become an MPIO, you will also need to complete the three hour face to face workshop which are run across various locations in NSW. Details on course location/ times/dates can be viewed on the Play by the Rules website http://www.playbytherules.net.au/MPIO-courses
3. On completion of the face to face wprkshop you will recieve your workshop certifcation number. you will need both this and your online certiifcation number to REGISTER as an MPIO. From there, you will be able to access your Certificate of Recognition.