Education and Training Programmes


Together Active work in partnership with Sport Structures and Newcastle-under-Lyme College to deliver a countywide education and training programme for sports volunteers.

Sport Structures is a successful sports education and management consultancy based in Birmingham and Newcastle-under-Lyme College is one of the leading Further Education providers in Staffordshire.

Together Active will be working with both organisations to develop and deliver a comprehensive programme of workshops for volunteers, coaches and officials which will include Safeguarding and First Aid.


Closed workshops exclusive to one club or organisation are also available to book.

For further details on this or any other enquiries the contact details are:


Newcastle-under Lyme College provide opportunities in Stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme and Staffordshire Moorlands and the contact is John Prescott on

Sport Structures operate a programme of workshops in all other Staffordshire districts and the contact is Sue Perkins on Click this link to the Sport Structures website for more information on courses they run.

All workshops will be jointly promoted and bookings will be managed online through the websites of Newcastle-under-Lyme College and Sport Structures.


Bookings are now live for the following workshops:


UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children


Tuesday 13th October 2020 6:30-9pm
Virtual Classroom (Online Workshop)
Please book here

Monday 9th November 2020 6:30-9pm
Virtual Classroom (Online Workshop)
Please book here


Emergency First Aid


Monday 9th October 2020 6:00-9pm
Sport Structures, Birmingham, B15 1NP
Please book here


CPSU Time to Listen


Tuesday 27th October 2020 6:30-9:30pm
Online workshop
Please book here


Inclusive Activity Programme Workshop


Register your interest here.


Club Matters Workshops – Free workshops for clubs


Developing a Marketing Strategy
Online workshop
Wednesday 7th October 6:30-8:30pm
Please book here

Participant Experience
Online workshop
Thursday 15th October
Please book here

Bid Writing in Sport & Physical Activity workshop

Online workshop
10th November 1-3pm
Please book here


ACEs (Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences)


This course is FREE and has been funded by the Home Office Early Intervention Fund. It’s less than an hour long online, and looks at:

  • How adversity in childhood has a significant impact over a person’s life course.
  • Identifies a range of social and community impacts resulting from ACEs.
  • Key examples of ‘Protective Factors’ that can help prevent ACEs and strategies to help build resilience.

Find out more and book on here.


There are a number of other training opportunities in subjects such as adult safeguarding, volunteer management and event management on the Support Staffordshire website here.