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Workplace Challenge Champion Training

In partnership with the British Heart Foundation, the Workplace Challenge has coordinated a series of training sessions focusing on how to improve the health and wellbeing of your organisation's workforce.

Become a Workplace Challenge Champion to gain valuable resources and support to help improve the lives of your colleagues.


The annual economic costs of sickness absence associated with working age ill-health are estimated to be over £100 billion. Around 160 million working days were lost due to absence in 2012, costing the UK economy £14 billion a year.


Get your workplace more active;

  • increase productivity,
  • improve morale,
  • reduce absenteeism and presenteeism,
  • improve communication/ networking between colleagues and departments,
  • increase staff retention,
  • have more fun and socialise with your colleagues!

UK employers can give themselves a competitive edge as healthy employees can be up to three times more productive than those in poor health.

How can you help?

Become a Workplace Challenge Champion and help your workplace to realise the benefits of a healthy and active workforce!

What champions say about the training

"Excellent way to get ideas to take back to the workplace"

"All trainers worked well and in a professional manner"

Two training options

Current Workplace Challenge Champions

Check out which other companies now have Workplace Challenge Champions:

For further information please contact

Andrew Watson

Andrew Watson

Project Manager

County Sports Partnership Network

  • Northumberland Sport
    Lancashire Sport Partnership
    Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity
    County Durham Sport
    team BEDS&LUTON
  • Get Berkshire Active
    Yorkshire Sport Foundation
    Wiltshire & Swindon Sport
    Suffolk Sport
    Northamptonshire Sport
  • Lincolnshire Sport
    Active Devon
    Active Norfolk
    Merseyside Sports Partnership
  • Sport Nottinghamshire
    Derbyshire Sport
    Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire Sport
    Sport Hampshire & IOW
    North Yorkshire Sport
  • Active Sussex
    Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire
    Active Surrey
    Sport Birmingham
  • Active Cumbria
    Active Gloucestershire
    Active Essex
    Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport
    London Sport
  • Herts Sports Partnership
    Living Sport
    Energize Shropshire Telford & Wrekin
    Kent Sport
  • Tees Valley Sport