Further Training

Further training is a short-term targeted training aimed at supplementing, improving or updating knowledge, skills and/or competencies attained during previous training or courses.

We have curated this list of courses hosted by external providers as they offer support to widen your professional development within the physical activity, leisure and sport industry. We make every effort to ensure that our website is accurate regarding the courses, but please be aware that there could be some discrepancies. Therefore, it’s important to double check the information provided by the hosting organisation’s channels.

Please see programme of delivery on the table below.

Further Training List Table

Last Updated May 2024
Workshop Provider Overview Cost Duration Format Further Information
Creating an inclusive environment Buddle Sport England Workshop to help you to understand the different barriers that people face, broaden your reach to attract a diverse range of people and explore how you can create a positive environment to retain them. Free 90 mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=creating_an_inclusive_environment_-_workshop
Creating a marketing strategy Buddle Sport England Workshop to help you to understand the key principles of a marketing strategy, how to develop one, establish marketing goals and identify different marketing channels to help you deliver your aspirations. Free 90 mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=creating_a_marketing_strategy_-_workshop
Dealing with increasing costs Buddle Sport England Workshop which will investigate how to deal with increasing costs and share top tips to help your organisation save money. Free 90 Mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=dealing_with_increasing_costs_-_share_and_learn_session
Engaging your community Buddle Sport England Workshop to explore how to better connect, understand and engage with your local community. Free 90 mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=engaging_your_community_-_workshop
Exploring legal structures Buddle Sport England Webinar to help you to understand the different options that are available and highlight any considerations if you are looking to change your legal structure. Free 60 mins video presentation by a Buddle tutor with opportunities for interaction. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=exploring_legal_structures_-_webinar
Finance management Buddle Sport England Webinar to look at the principles of good financial management, financial planning, budgeting (both short and long term) and consider what income generation options best suits your organisation. Free 60 mins video presentation by a Buddle tutor with opportunities for interaction. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=finance_management_-_webinar
Future planning Buddle Sport England Webinar to consider the value and function of planning, how best to approach this and provides you with a simple framework to get you started.
We will also help you identify the resources and partnerships required to meet the needs of your people, and signpost you to templates, examples and further support which will enable you to plan for your future.
Free 60 mins video presentation by a Buddle tutor with opportunities for interaction. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=future_planning_-_webinar
Leadership & governance Buddle Sport England Webinar that looks at who’s leading your organisation and the skills they need to be effective. It explores links with good governance principles and shares tips to help you put your policies into practice. Free 60 mins video presentation by a Buddle tutor with opportunities for interaction. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=leadership_and_governance_-_webinar
Positive experiences Buddle Sport England Workshop using real-life examples to explore your current activity offer, and identify changes that could be made to help meet your existing members needs and reach new people to help your organisation grow. Free 90 mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=positive_experiences_-_workshop
Promoting your offer using social media Buddle Sport England Workshop to explore how you can use social media to increase awareness of your club or organisation and connect with a wide range of people to help you grow and become more sustainable. Free 90 mins live virtual classroom. Dates to be announced soon. https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=promoting_your_offer_using_social_media_-_workshop
Raising Money Buddle Sport England Webinar to explore the different ways you can raise money by working with partner organisations, crowdfunding, identifying local opportunities and using your people to support your fundraising efforts. Free 60 mins video presentation by a Buddle tutor with opportunities for interaction. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=raising_money_-_webinar
Volunteer Experience Buddle Sport England Workshop to explore how to create a positive volunteering culture and share top tips for the '3 Rs' of volunteering: recruiting, retaining and rewarding.
We'll help you to develop plans, identify actions to improve your volunteer experience and signpost you to valuable resources, short films and real-life case studies.
Free 90 mins Live virtual classroom. Multiple dates available https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=volunteer_experience_-_workshop
First Aid Free online TRaining Supporting the workforce for clubs and providers to up skill their volunteers / coaches 16+ other option can be online training Free 3 Hours 0 free online first aid sporte coaching training course - Google Search
SafeGaurding & Child Protection Uk Coaching Supporting the workforce for clubs and providers to up skill their voluteers / coaches 16+ Cost to deliver workshop £385:00 Free 3 Hours Virtal or In person https://www.ukcoaching.org/courses
Street Games Activation workshops Street Games StreetGames training develops the workforce to activate change by building skills and knowledge in the areas of sport, physical activity, community safety, mental and physical wellbeing. £600 Per workshopIndividual cost £60 per person 3 hour https://www.streetgames.org/the-training-academy/training-menu/
Football Employability Programe Street Leauge Street League delivers a wide range of opportunities for young people who are NEET 16-18 yrs of age. which include free sports, qualification courses, jop help and a lot more. Free mailto:richard.akerele@streetleague.co.uk
TTR Football Employability Programme TTR Football 2 Touch Rulz Football is a small-sided football game designed to improve all young players regardless of their technical ability. Using our proprietary game rules and goals, we are able to distill the full-sided game down into a much simpler form of football. Allowing us to focus more on developing the skills of our young players. Free 35 Hours In Person charlesbrowne@2trfootball.com
Every Movement Counts Change 4 Life Full training list Free 2 hr Online Events calendar: https://healtheducationpartnership.com/all-events/ Booking: https://healtheducationpartnership.com/all-events/change4life-187
Walking leader training Everyone Active Walking leader free training qualification which will enable participants to run community walks safely. Free In Person Tyler-Jai Giddens tyler-jaigiddens@everyoneactive.com
Engaging Teen Girls in your sport Accelerate Sport During this online course you will explore the current state of play for teenage girls in sport and exercise; from their participation and attitudes towards it, to the complex barriers that get in the way.You will gain a deeper understanding of teenage girls’ lives and relationship with sport and uncover why sport needs to change. You’ll also discover how you can make it more inclusive so that it meets the needs of different girls, not just the sporty few.Importantly, you will hear from teenage girls themselves, as well as those who work with them and are making a difference to their lives through sport. £20 3hrs Online Engaging Teenage Girls in Sport | eLearning Course (accelerate.sport)
suicide Prevention NHS Free 20 min online ZSA Suicide Awareness Training (frank-cdn.uk)
Understanding Autism Level 2 This course will give you an understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism. You will look at the person-centred approach and the influence that positive communication methods can have and will gain an understanding of how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.  free - but limited spaces N/A online www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ 
Counselling Skills Level 2 Many people find it helpful to seek counselling at some point in their lives, and a counsellor can provide support for people in all sorts of situations. If you’re interested in supporting people to improve their personal well-being, this course will provide you with the correct understanding, knowledge and skills to do that. You’ll learn about core counselling skills and how to use them in a counselling relationship. You will also be taught about counselling theory and the ethical framework that informs how counsellors use their skills. free - but limited spaces N/A www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ 
Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2 This course aims to increase the candidates' knowledge and awareness of children and young people's mental health. They will explore the factors that make an individual more vulnerable to developing mental ill-health as well as the factors that can protect their well-being. free - but limited spaces *You can easily sign up on our website at www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ or by contacting our team at 01226 958 888.

All you need to do is meet a few simple criteria, including being at least 19 years old by August 31st, 2022, residing in England, and not currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program.
N/A www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ 
Mental health first aid level 2 we find any learner Taking the Mental Health First Aid Level 2 course will benefit learners by equipping them with the skills and knowledge to support individuals experiencing mental ill health.
By understanding the signs and symptoms of different mental health conditions, learners will be able to recognize when someone is in distress and provide appropriate support and signposting to resources.The course will also cover how to create a mentally healthy environment and identify risk factors that can impact an individual’s mental health.
free- for limited time *You can easily sign up on our website at www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ or by contacting our team at 01226 958 888.

All you need to do is meet a few simple criteria, including being at least 19 years old by August 31st, 2022, residing in England, and not currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program.
Online Mental Health First Aid Level 2 | We Find Any Learner
Understanding Autism Level 2 we find any learner This Level 2 Autism Course can be a valuable tool for professional development, and can lead to careers in education and childcare. Individuals who complete this course will gain a deeper understanding of autism and how to support individuals with autism in a range of settings.This knowledge and skill set can be particularly useful for job roles such as teaching assistant, training officer, and nursery worker, where an understanding of autism is essential.
Furthermore, understanding individuals with autism can make the workplace a more inclusive environment, which is beneficial for many different job roles. This can help your CV stand out and increase your employability in a range of industries.

free- for limited time *You can easily sign up on our website at www.wefindanylearner.com/book-online/ or by contacting our team at 01226 958 888.

All you need to do is meet a few simple criteria, including being at least 19 years old by August 31st, 2022, residing in England, and not currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program.
Online Understanding Autism Level 2 | We Find Any Learner
Counselling Skills Level 2 we find any learner Taking the Counselling Skills Level 2 course can benefit learners in a number of ways. Firstly, it can help individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in counselling to develop foundational skills that are essential for building a successful career. These skills can also be applied in other helping professions, such as social work, nursing, and teaching.
Furthermore, learning counselling skills can help individuals develop stronger personal relationships by improving their communication and interpersonal skills. It can also help individuals to better understand their own emotions and how to manage them effectively.
Counselling Skills Level 2 | We Find Any Learner
Your culture & values Buddle Sport England Share & learn lesson to explore and build on your understanding of organisational values and what defines your culture.
We’ll look at how you can use your culture to benefit your activities, participants, and volunteers to help create and sustain a thriving, inclusive environment.
Free 90 mins live virtual classroom facilitated by a Buddle tutor. This is where a topic will be discussed and delegates will share their practice, knowledge and explore solution https://buddle.co/learning-opportunities/online-listings-and-bookings?section=your_culture_and_values_-_share_and_learn_session
Seperate courses titled: BID writing
Introduction to fundraising
Fundraising regulations and GDPR
Trust fundraising;
Major donor fundraising; Legacy fundraising
Corporate fundraising
Recruiting and managing volunteers
Managing staff
Charity finance.
Project management.
NFP Workshops Affordable Training Courses for Charities, Schools, Healthcare and Public Sector Organisations. £95 per workshop 10.00 to 12.30 on a single date. There is a break 11.10 to 11.20 online via Zoom multiple dates available For a list of dates and availability contact: email question2@nfpmail1.co.uk If you wish a phone chat please email callback2@nfpmail1.co.uk
Job hub for all young people Street Games Young people can join in with daily sports activities, apply for jobs, receive help with CV writing and interview techniques. Writing action plans to
identify goals and how to achieve them.
Free Every Tuesday 12-3pm In person at St Andrew's Youth Club SW1P 2DG sabina.yesmin@streetleague.co.uk
Street Games Activation workshops Support young volunteers’ journey into sports leadership & coaching. TBC https://www.streetgames.org/the-training-academy/training-menu/
MECC training One You Make every contact count - various topics on improving knowledge of how to signpost clients to relevant services. Free Online https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/one-you-rbkc-amp-one-you-westminster-33379630179

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