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Our Workshops, Courses and Events

We host a number of workshops, courses and events throughout the year. The online booking system below allows you to find, book and pay for places on our (and occasionally partner's) courses and events.

Our Workforce Education Programme provides a series of workshops available across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, aimed at supporting the development of local Clubs and Organisations and a skilled, motivated and fit for purpose workforce, both paid and voluntary. Including in our offer is:

  • Club Development - Support with Funding, Structures and Finance
  • Awareness Raising - Mental Health, Autism, Visual Impairment, Learning Disability
  • Coaching - Safeguarding, First Aid, Coaching children, Inspiring Adults to move more
  • Early Years - Purposeful Physical Play
  • Volunteering - Recruiting and Managing volunteers

Courses

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: Westfield Community Centre (Westfield Sure Start), Rosemary Way, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0LN

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

Sport England Community Asset Fund Workshop

Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: Braunstone Leisure Centre, 2 Hamelin Road, Braunstone Town, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 1JN

Price: £5.00

We will again be holding this workshop to provide advice to clubs/organisations interested in submitting an application to the fund.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 08 Nov 2017 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DR

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Date: Tue, 14 Nov 2017 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: Melton Borough Council, Council Chamber 1, Station Approach, Parkside, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1GH

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

Emergency First Aid In Sport

Date: Sat, 18 Nov 2017 (09:00 - 16:00)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £65.00

This course is aimed at those who are involved in sporting activities and may need to administer basic first aid. Delivered by sports and trauma medical specialists and national sports coach educator.

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Date: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: Harborough District Council, Council Chamber, The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborouogh, Leicestershire, LE16 7AG

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

Club Finances (Club Matters)

Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2017 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: North West Leicestershire District Council, Council Offices, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3FJ

Price: FREE

Sports Clubs who are successful in the long term are built on sustainable finances.

Autism, Sport & Physical Activity: An Introduction to Autism for Sport & Physical Activity Leaders

Date: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Sport In Desford (SID), Peckleton Lane, Desford, Leicestershire, LE9 9JU

Price: £10.00

Autism awareness training for sports coaches, physical activity and community group deliverers.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Hinckley Hub, Rugby Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0FR

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: The Pavilion, Sportsfield Lane, Huncote, Leicestershire, LE9 3BN

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

How to Coach the FUNdamentals of Movement (UK Coaching)

Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2018 (10:00 - 13:00)

Location: Loughborough University, Netball Centre Sports Hall, Epinal Way, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TS

Price: £35.00

This workshop is aimed at coaches who are working with younger children (particularly 6 - 9 years of age/key stage 1 and lower key stage 2) in either a club or PE and school sport environment.

Purposeful Physical Play Shared Learning

Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

Recruiting & Managing Volunteers

Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: FREE

A workshop designed to cover the basics of volunteer recruitment and management, useful tips on managing volunteers in sports clubs and guidance on legal and safeguarding issues.

Funding Workshop

Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: The Pavilion, Sportsfield Lane,, Huncote, Leicester, LE9 3BN

Price: £5.00

This workshop is aimed at Club Officers, Volunteers, Parish Councils and School Staff

Understanding Mental Health in Relation to Sport & Physical Activity

Date: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Sport In Desford (SID), Peckleton Lane, Desford, Leicestershire, LE9 9JU

Price: £10.00

Awareness training for Sport and Physical Activity professionals, sports coaches, physical activity and community group deliverers.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Rawlins Academy, Loughborough Road Quorn, Leicestershire, LE12 8DY

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Emergency First Aid In Sport

Date: Sat, 17 Feb 2018 (09:00 - 16:00)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £65.00

This course is aimed at those who are involved in sporting activities and may need to administer basic first aid. Delivered by sports and trauma medical specialists and national sports coach educator.

Coaching Children 5-12 (Sports Coach UK)

Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Catmose Sports Centre, Huntsmans Drive, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6RP

Price: £35.00

It's not just about winning! Help children reach their full potential.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Rutland County Council, Council Offices, Council Chamber, Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Purposeful Physical Play Shared Learning

Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: Harborough District Council, Council Chamber, The Symington Building, Adam & Eve STreet, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7AG

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Green Towers Youth Club, Richmond Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0DZ

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Emergency First Aid In Sport

Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2018 (09:00 - 16:00)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £65.00

This course is aimed at those who are involved in sporting activities and may need to administer basic first aid. Delivered by sports and trauma medical specialists and national sports coach educator.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: The Pavilion, Sportsfield Lane, Huncote, Leicestershire, LE9 3BN

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Tue, 15 May 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Club Structures - Club Matters

Date: Wed, 30 May 2018 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: Active Rutland Hub , Oakham Enterprise Park , Ashwell Road, Rutland, LE15 7TU

Price: FREE

It is important for clubs to understand the different types of club structures and which structure is right for your club to enable success and stability.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Harborough District Council, Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7AG

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

How to Coach the FUNdamentals of Movement (UK Coaching)

Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Catmose Sports Centre, Huntsmans Drive, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6RP

Price: £35.00

This workshop is aimed at coaches who are working with younger children (particularly 6 - 9 years of age/key stage 1 and lower key stage 2) in either a club or PE and school sport environment.

Emergency First Aid In Sport

Date: Sun, 17 Jun 2018 (09:00 - 16:00)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £65.00

This course is aimed at those who are involved in sporting activities and may need to administer basic first aid. Delivered by sports and trauma medical specialists and national sports coach educator.

Sport England Community Asset Fund Workshop

Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Price: £5.00

We will again be holding this workshop to provide advice to clubs/organisations interested in submitting an application to the fund.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Braunstone Leisure Centre, 2 Hamelin Road, Braunstone Town, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 1JN

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    British Heart Foundation
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Loughborough University
    QUEST
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Leicester City Council
    Blaby District Council
    Rutland County Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • County Sport Network
    East Midlands Platform
    Age UK L&R
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Harborough District Council
  • Equality Standard
    Melton Borough Council
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Sport England

Partners

  • Loughborough University
    County Sport Network
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    British Heart Foundation
  • Blaby District Council
    Harborough District Council
  • Age UK L&R
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Melton Borough Council
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    East Midlands Platform
  • Leicester City Council
    Rutland County Council
  • Sport England
    Equality Standard
  • Safeguarding
    QUEST
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council