Looking to develop your current skills?

We’ve plenty of training courses and opportunities across Cornwall to fulfil your aspirations


Looking to develop your current skills? Want to try your hand at something new? We’ve plenty of training courses and opportunities across Cornwall to fulfil your aspirations

Booking a course

Parkinson’s Awareness Training for Physical Activity Providers

Do you want to increase attendance at your activity sessions?

Would you like to make a significant impact on the life of a person with Parkinson’s?

Click the link below for more information on the September training date. 

Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Dodgeball

This is a blended learning course, consisting of 30 minutes of pre-course learning and then 8 hours of practical learning and assessment on a Level 2 coaching course.

Course details:

Location: The Castle School, Wellington Rd, Taunton, TA1 5AU

Date: Sunday 9th October 2022, 9am – 5pm

Cost: £20pp (£160 with Level 1 bundle)

To book and for more details, click the link below:

Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity

This workshop has been designed for you to gain the confidence to be able to support people experiencing mental health problems, and help them to thrive inside and outside of your sessions.

Basic First Aid

This course will enable candidates to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Valid for 3 years.

  • Thursday 24th November 2022, 6-9pm at Carn Brea – Hub Club
  • Wednesday 8th February 2023, 6-9pm at Bodmin FA Offices – Meeting room
  • Tuesday 21st March 2023, 6-9pm at Truro College – Cricket Centre

Cost: £35

Time to Listen

The Child Protection in Sport Unit has developed Time to Listen (TTL) training for Club Welfare Officers.  This multi-sport workshop is designed to equip Welfare Officers at various levels within sporting organisations to fulfil their safeguarding responsibilities to children.

Date: No dates set
Cost: £35

* Please check with your governing body of sport to see if they accept the multi-sport version of Time to Listen.

* Anyone wishing to attend this workshop must have a valid Safeguarding Certificate.

If you are interested in attending this workshop, please contact the Active Cornwall Team on info@activecornwall.org


Safeguarding & Protecting Children

This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.

This course has been awarded 3 CPD points by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA).

  • Thursday 1st December 2022, 6-9pm at Bodmin FA Offices – Meeting room
  • Wednesday 15th March 2023, 6-9pm at Truro College – Cricket Centre

Cost: £35

Become a This Mum Moves Ambassador

This Mum Moves is an educational programme which aims to empower women to make informed physical activity choices throughout pregnancy and beyond by providing professionals with the tools to discuss physical activity during the childbearing years

Three Steps to Becoming a TMM Ambassador​

Step 1: Complete the free ‘Pregnancy and Postnatal Period: Being Active’ e-learning module​

Step 2: Attend the CPD accredited ‘This Mum Moves’ Ambassador Training’ workshop (commissioned by Active Cornwall and taking place on 17 November 2022)​

Download the Flyer and Expression of Interest Form and return to samantha.lawrence@cornwall.gov.uk 

Step 3: Explore the resources on the ‘Digital Toolkit’ before completing the ‘Knowledge Checker’ assessment​

Date: 17 November 2022
Cost: FREE

A confirmation email with course details and payment information will be sent shortly after. If you’d like to check your application has been received or if you have any questions, please email Lewis.Pascoe@cornwall.gov.uk
Workshops and courses have a limited number of attendees, so please ensure booking is successful before attending so you are not turned away.

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Cancellation policy
  1. If we cancel a course, then a refund or alternative booking will be offered.
  2.  If a customer cancels their place, with seven or more days’ notice, then a refund or alternative booking will be offered
  3. If a customer cancels with fewer than seven days’ notice, there will be no refund and no alternative booking.

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