Workforce Development

"This was an excellent consultation and will change the way we deliver our service, very good research and appropriateness from Sporting Equals staff."

Jamie McBrearty, Active Communities Development Manager, Dundee Leisure and Culture

"Sporting Equals's support, advice and guidance has been invaluable and has impacted on us as an organisation in a positive way. We look forward to continue working in partnership with them."

Sukie Cheema, General Secretary, Khalsa Football Federation

At Sporting Equals we are proud to offer a range of bespoke training and mentoring on diversity and equality, including a "train the trainers" approach that aims to grow the in-house expertise of our partner organisations. We also work to develop bespoke training packages, and can review existing training programmes to make sure they are inclusive and effective. 

Our support team: 

  • works with partners to deliver specialised training across the sports, leisure, health and fitness sector
  • supports National Governing Bodies of sport in developing training and information programmes to increase the workforce's knowledge in this area
  • collaborates with national strategic partners to deliver capacity building events and workshops

Our training programmes include:

  • An Introduction to Equality and Diversity for staff
  • An Introduction to Equality and Diversity for boards and managers
  • Local Insight Briefings for Sport and Physical Activity delivery organisations
  • Cultural Awareness for sports delivery organisations
  • Equality Impact Assessments for policy and programme development
  • Equality and Human Rights in Sport and Physical Activities
  • Train the Trainer for volunteer organisations in sport and physical activity
  • Train the Trainer - Developing Volunteers within BME Communities
  • BAME Volunteer recruitment
  • Faith Toolkit and awareness training

For more information please contact the Consultancy team at Sporting Equals by email:, or telephone: 0121 777 1375

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