Workplace Events, Competitions & Courses

The Wellbeing@Work package includes the opportunity to get involved in a range of competitions, events, and training workshops to support the development and promotion of healthy lifestyles at your workplace.

Find out more about what's on offer below. Look out for:

  • Inter-Workplace Competitions
  • Business Games
  • Bespoke Business Games
  • Workplace Physical Activity Champion Training

Inter-Workplace Competitions

Sign up with a group of your colleagues to our regular Inter-Workplace Competitions, taking place monthly on weekday evenings. Sports and activities include Volleyball, Football, Netball, New Age Kurling, Indoor Cricket, Hockey, Wheelchair Basketball, and more.

A small fee per person/team is required to cover the costs of facility booking, staff/coaching requirements, and equipment.


Business Games

The Business Games is an annual event held every summer where teams from local workplaces come together to compete in a variety of team sports, games and fun challenges. The evening is filled with friendly competition and is a fantastic opportunity for team-building and networking with other local businesses.


Bespoke Business Games

A bespoke Business Games is a half-day multi-sport event, full of fun and friendly competition that is suitable for your entire workforce (regardless of age or ability). It includes a range of sports and physical activities. Each of these can be tailored to your organisations individual requirements, so you choose the activities, the sports or the health options from our menu of opportunities.

Our highly qualified and experienced staff are able to accommodate all kinds of requests and so please chat to us about incorporating any other needs that you have such as offering team building opportunities, health checks, meeting rooms, hot/cold catering, refreshment stalls, promotional stands, merchandise etc.

For more information on organising a Bespoke Business Games for your organisation please contact us.


Workplace Physical Activity Champion Training

We are able to provide training for employers / employees to support an increase in physical activity within their workplace.

Delegates are required to have a keen interest in promoting healthy lifestyles to increase employee participation and sport and physical activity (both in and out of work) and encouraging positive health and well-being at their workplace.

Content covered will include the following, as well as several practical activities:

  • Skills of a successful workplace champion
  • Physical Activity guidelines for adults and older adults
  • Importance of physical activity (benefits, barriers, motivations)
  • Introduction to behaviour change/motivational interviewing
  • Action planning, methods of promotion, and encouraging staff engagement

The training is aimed at HR professionals, general managers, health & safety officers, volunteer champions or anyone who wishes to develop their skills and confidence to be able to deliver positive healthy lifestyle messages to employees to increase participation in physical activity.

Upcoming open training sessions are listed in the box at the top of this page. Alternatively, we can deliver a bespoke session at your workplace (minimum 15 staff, 3.5 hour training session) at a time that suits you. Please enquire for more information.

Bryany Cornish

Bryany Cornish

Sports Development Officer

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Telephone
01509 564879

Partners

  • Active Rutland
    NWL LSA
    Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
    Sport England
  • Safeguarding
    O&W LSA
    H&B LSA
    Active Leicester
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Charnwood LSA
    Active Partnerships
    Melton LSA
    Blaby LSA

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Blaby LSA
  • Safeguarding
    Charnwood LSA
  • NWL LSA
    Melton LSA
  • H&B LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Active Leicester
  • Active Partnerships
    O&W LSA