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Workplace Challenge Champions Training

To support your workplace become a more physically active environment, Workplace Challenge in partnership with the British Heart Foundation has coordinated a series of training sessions focusing on how to improve the health and wellbeing of your organisation’s workforce.

Become a Workplace Challenge Champion to gain valuable resources and support to help improve the lives of your colleagues.

Whether you’re a health coordinator, HR officer, volunteer champion or a general manager, the Workplace Challenge Champion training will give you the skills, confidence and resources to promote better health and increase participation in sport and physical activity in your organisation.

The training is delivered in partnership by the BHF Health at Work team at a local level by Active Gloucestershire.

Training Content

  • What is the Workplace Challenge?
  • The business case for workplace health and increasing participation in sport and physical activity.
  • Introduction to the Workplace Challenge; tools and how to use the programme
  • Gaining the support and commitment from employers and employees
  • Case studies from workplaces that have seen the benefits of a healthy and active workplace.
  • Support available and resources; learn about activities and training available.
  • Practical ideas to get your workplace more active.
  • How to recruit and support volunteers from your workplace to lead activities.
  • How to effectively organise and promote activities and events to get your workplace more active.
  • Network with other workplaces and enjoy taking part in some fun workplace games.

For further information on the Workplace Challenge Champions Training please contact Sarah Haden on sarahhaden@activegloucestershire.org or on 01452 393605