The DISCLOSURE and Barring Service (DBS) said it's worked with the Premier League clubs to make recruitment safer.
A spokesman for the organisation held a recent session with the clubs to give an overview of the its work and the impact of Covid-19 on the recruitment process.
Head of partnership and engagement at DBS, Helen Chandler, said:"We are learning from them what works well for their clubs, and adjusting our approach to take advantage of communication technology, and the added support that our new regional outreach officers can give.