Other Generic Courses

Here you will find a list of courses & workshops we have available that are non sport specific.

L1 Award in Developing Community Activity

This 1st4Sport course will explore the communities partnership working, social exclusion and intervention programmes, the role of a community coach engaging with the hard to reach young people and challenging unexpected behaviors and attitudes.

Tuesday 11th April
Trelander Community Centre 9:00 - 17:30
£150

Book your place on the above workshop ONLINE HERE
Or please complete a booking form which can be found here


Event Management

This 3 hour workshop will equip learners with the information and skills needed to manage a public event with examples of different types of events and processes involved in each stage. Including event check list, risk assessments, health and safety legislations regarding public events and evaluating events. This workshop is AQA accredited.

Tuesday 13th June 2017
County Hall, Truro - 18:00-20:30
£10 per person

Book your place on the above workshop ONLINE HERE
Or please complete a booking form which can be found here


Volunteer Recruitment and Retention

This workshop will equip learners with the information and skills needed to recruit and retain volunteers, explaining the differences between volunteers and employees, examples of good practice, list ways to support, develop and motivate volunteers. This workshop is AQA accredited.

Tuesday 25th July 2017
County Hall, Truro - 18:00-21:00
£10

Book your place on the above workshop ONLINE HERE
Or please complete a booking form which can be found here

 

Behaviour Change Workshop

Behavour change is a series of small steps taken over time as part of a journey. This may be to reverse unhealthy patterns of behaviour, such as an inactive lifestyle, and can be useful in other social areas, such as stopping smoking or implementing a healthier diet. On this workshop you will learn how to:
•Use EAST (Easy, Attractive, Social, Timely) as a simple framework for achieving behaviour change.
•Master simple strategies that can influence behaviour and ensure participants keep coming back to sessions and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
•Identify the individual needs, motivations and goals of participants, and how to tailor your coaching methods to suit them

Book your place on the above workshop ONLINE HERE
Or please complete a booking form which can be found here

 

Fit for Life - Mental Health Awareness Training

1 in 4 people has a mental illness, you can be the one that helps.

Find out how sports coaches can help:
What is mental health?
Differences between mental health & mental illness
Identify signs, symptoms and treatments.

Thursday 18th May 2017
County Hall, Truro - 18:30-21:00
£10

Book your place on the above workshop ONLINE HERE
Or please complete a booking form which can be found here


Cornwall County Playing Fields Association

(CCPFA) is running the following courses that are free to all CCPFA members and their volunteers:

Risk Assessment/Insurance
Thursday 26th January 2017 - Truro

Social Media
Wednesday 22nd February 2017 - Truro

Governing Documents
Wednesday 8th March 2017 - Redruth
Wednesday 22nd March 2017 - St Issey

To book your place please click here

 


AK4A Inclusive Community Training
Aims to provide first step training to community providers to improve knowledge, competence and confidence in delivering sports based activities to disabled people. This training will also aim to introduce participants to established leadership and coaching pathways for further development.

6:30 - 9:30pm
FREE

Please contact rharrison@cornwallsportspartnership.co.uk if you are intrested in attending or getting this twilight workshop set up within your local community.

Watch this brand new video for individuals considering taking part in the Sainsbury's Active Kids for All Inclusive Community Training and why you too should get involved!
 

Physical Activity and Sport Inclusion Training
We can offer training on the above topic to primary, secondary and colleges staff.  We can also tailor the training to be sport specific for coaches and club volunteers.

The course would be x3 hours of practical based learning.

Please contact us here to book a course for your school, college, club or organisation or to register interest as an individual.


 

NEW - How to Deliver Engaging Sessions: A Guide for Developing Adults Through Sport

This workshop equips coaches with the knowledge and skills needed to grow and sustain participation beyond the first few sessions. Coaches will learn about new participants' needs, including how to build their self-confidence. Ultimately, how people feel about those first few sessions will ensure they keep coming back again and again.

Please contact rharrison@cornwall.gov.uk if you are interested in attending or getting this twilight workshop set up within your local community.

 

Check out these vidoes from sports coach UK about courses you can attend!