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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

Smarty Pilates

Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 (18:00 - 20:30)

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

Price: £20.00

The course will involve a full history of the benefits of Pilates for children, followed by a practical session introducing you to the basic Pilates moves for Under 7's, PLUS an electronic training manual of that specific Key Stage for you to print off or use with your Interactive whiteboards.

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.

Improving the Health & Wellbeing of our Children & Young People

Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 (08:00 - 14:00)

Location: Leicester City Football Club, King Power Stadium, Filbert Way, Leicester, LE2 7FL

A Conference for Primary and Secondary Head Teachers, Pastoral/PSHE/PE Leads

Mental Health First Aid for Schools

Date: Fri, 11 May 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

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

Price: FREE

Youth MHFA provides school staff and front line professionals working with young people the skills and confidence to spot common signs and triggers of mental health issues, as well as the knowledge and confidence to help.

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.

Risky Play Course

Date: Thu, 24 May 2018 (18:00 - 20:00)

Location: Hinckley Leisure Centre, Argents Mead, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1BZ

Price: FREE

Risky Play is designed to share knowledge, evidence and research which supports the value of unstructured and risky play in early years, education, recreation, community centres and spaces.

Club Structures - Club Matters

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

Location: Active Rutland Hub , Oakham Enterprise Park , Ashwell Road, Oakham, 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.

Story Telling Through Dance Course

Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 (09:30 - 15:30)

Location: Brocks Hill Country Park, Washbrook Lane Oadby Leicester Leicestershire LE2 5JJ, Oadby, Leicestershire, LE2 5JJ

Price: £20.00

One day course for Early Years Practitioners.

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

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, 03 Jul 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

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

Partners

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