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About 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.

Problem

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.

Solution

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"

  • FA Mars Just Play
    Wiltshire FA
    Joe's Whippey
    Swindon Borough Council
    Olympiad Chippenham
  • Caenhill Countryside Centre
    Run England
    Sophie Warner Personal Training
    SkyRide
    British Nordic Walking
  • Serious Sport
    Michael Hope Sports
    Wiltshire Council