Workshops

The 2017 Education and Training Programme

SASSOT 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.  SASSOT will be working with both organisations to develop and deliver a comprehensive programme of workshops for volunteers, coaches and officials which will include Safeguarding, Equity and First Aid. Newcastle Under Lyme College provide opportunities in Stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle Under Lyme and Staffordshire Moorlands, while Sport Structures operate a programme of workshops in all other Staffordshire districts. 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:

Sports Coach UK Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Thursday 10th August 2017
Newcastle Under Lyme College from 18:00 – 21:00.
Cost is £38 per person and you can book your place here.

Tuesday 15th August 2017.
Chase Golf Club, Penkridge from 18:30 – 21:30.
Cost is £35 per person and you can book your place here.

Tuesday 17th October 2017.
Meadowside Leisure Centre, Burton-On-Trent from 18:30-21:30
Cost is £35 per person and you can book your place here.

First Aid

Tuesday 26th September 2017.
Stafford Borough Council Civic Offices from 18:30 – 21:30.
Cost is £25 per person and you can book your place here.

Tuesday 21st November 2017.
Meadowside Leisure Centre, Burton-On-Trent from 18:30 – 21:30.
Cost is £25 per person and you can book your place here.

Tuesday 5th December 2017.
Meadowside Leisure Centre, Burton-On-Trent from 18:30 – 21:30.
Cost is £25 per person and you can book your place here.

Further workshops programme will be announced over the year. In the meantime if you would like to request a specific closed workshop in Newcastle, Stoke or Staffordshire Moorlands then please contact John Prescott, Assistant Principle at Newcastle Under Lyme College, at john.prescott@nulc.ac.uk  or Ben Sproston, Curriculum Manager for Public Services and Sport  at ben.sproston@nulc.ac.uk . For closed workshop requests for all other areas of Staffordshire please contact Sophie Darby, Sport Structures Course Delivery Executive at SophieDarby@sportstructures.com
For further information, please contact Lee Booth, Workforce and Coaching Development Manager on lbooth@staffordbc.gov.uk or 01785 619730.