GBA Training and Courses

GBA Training and Courses

If you would like to attend any of our future forum events or training courses, let us know via our training request form: GBA Training Requests

Or get in touch with our Workforce Officer:

Berkshire Clubs Forum:

We are hosted our first Online Clubs Forum on the 9th of September, on sharing experiences and planning ahead in our Return to Action.

These events are free for any club colleague or coach working or living in Berkshire.

To express interest in our future forum and networking events, please get in touch with us via our training request form: GBA Training Requests, or email our Workforce Officer:

Club Matters

We are running a series of FREE bespoke Club Matters workshops designed to support clubs.

Developing a Marketing Strategy - 9th March, 19:00 - 21:00

Volunteer Experience - 24th March, 19:00 - 21:00

Leadership Teams - 8th April, 19:00 - 21:00

Planning for your Future - 19th April, 19:00 - 21:00

Participant Experience - 4th May, 19:00 - 21:00

Introduction to Legal Structures - 19th May, 19:00 - 21:00

Explore the many benefits of attending these workshops: The Club Matters Workshop Experience

Safeguarding & Protecting Children

Our next UK Coaching Safeguarding & Protecting Children workshops are:

- Tuesday 6th April 2021, 6:30pm

- Saturday 19th June 2021, 10:00am

- Tuesday 10th August 2021, 6:30pm

- Wednesday 10th November 2021, 6:30pm

For more information and to book on click on the links above.

What's the value of the workshop?

"This was a great online course Kam was an incredible teacher to explain all points through and adapted them to make all understand. Super helpful guy and went out his way to help. Course content was very fascinating and informative"

"Brilliant and very interesting and informative. Kam was excellent as host. Very helpful and clear. Would recommend"

"This was a very informative course that challenges perceptions"

Boing Virtual Coaching Course

Boing's online coaching course is dedicated to supporting coaches, teachers and volunteers who work with kids to make their sessions more active, more inclusive and more playful than ever!

This blended course has videos to watch and tasks to complete in your own time. It also includes a live online session to explore how you can incorporate the power of play into the great work you do.

- Tuesday 11th May 2021, 6:00 - 7:15pm

Who is this course for?

Anyone that works with 5 to 12 year olds, whether that is at a sports club, primary school or after school club, community group, faith centre, youth group or sport development settings (e.g. teachers, coaches, group leaders, volunteers, physical activity providers).

What's the value of this workshop?

ACEs & Trauma-informed Practice:

Get Berkshire Active, in partnership with Healthy Stadia, are facilitating a 2 hour online training course that provide sports organisations with new insights into the profound effects of trauma, the prevalence of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and how participation in sport and physical activity can foster resilience and help people heal, recover and improve their social outcomes and long-term physical and mental health.

We ran this workshop on the 24th November. If you are interested in attending a future workshop, please email us on:

Training Request

Let us know if you would like to see us organise a new or repeat workshop or training opportunity!

If you or your workforce have any specific or general training needs, please let us know. All feedback and insight that we gain are used to tailor the support that we aim to provide to the Berkshire workforce and sport & physical activity sector.

These forms are completely anonymous, however if you would like us to respond to your request or feedback, pleases do provide us with your email address below.

Please describe your training or workshop request and let us know how this will benefit you or your organisation.

(Limited to 50 words)

Please, let us know if you have any feedback for any of our previous training opportunities or workshops by detailing the workshop name, workshop date (or best estimation), and your comment of feedback, which could include "how you think the workshop could be improved", "what aspects did you find useful", and any other comments about your experience.

Matt Davies

Matt Davies

Workforce Officer

01628 472851 / 07912 178655

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