Applied learning

We know the importance of evolving teaching & coaching practices

With well over 20 years of experience, we are industry experts in adult training and apprenticeships. Our focus is on equipping the learner for life after their qualification, making sure they have all the applied knowledge necessary to bring their skills to others. Whether it is work-based learning through apprenticeships or fully funded Adult Education short courses, we produce engaging and challenging sessions that energise and inspire.


Very well structured course with lots of new content I hadn’t covered before in Coaching Qualifications. The Mental Fitness, wellbeing and Nutrition content was really useful for me to improve my overall coaching capability.

Mark, 'Step up in Coaching' participant.
Free adult education short courses

Courses are fully funded to adults over 19 who live in Oxfordshire, Surrey or Berkshire

We offer Level 2 certificate recognised qualifications with this range of courses: 

Health, Fitness & Nutrition – Learn how to structure a fitness programme take control of your health and understand your body’s nutritional needs. Our team of experts will design with you a structured programme to achieve your fitness goals.

Player Parent – Develop your understanding of how to support players on the pitch and off the pitch. Increase knowledge of the game,  and learn how you can support in the development of technical, physical and mental skills for sport. 

Workplace Wellbeing –  for managers, supervisors and HR leads. Learn how to facilitate physical activity and wellbeing sessions in the workplace.

Active Wellbeing – Suitable for instructors and group leaders.  Develop your skills, knowledge and competencies for activity leadership, technical coaching, nutrition to benefit health and wellbeing. 

Step up in Coaching  –  for those who already hold coaching badges or are looking to break into coaching, this course provides the tools to create a positive impact in session planning, ideas and analysis. 

School Sport & PE Develop your knowledge and skills to support curriculum coaching. Enhance your performance with support in planning, delivering and reviewing curriculum provision, observations, goal setting and practical skills. 

Step Up in Coaching (Football) – Develop your coaching skills and ideas with this focussed programme to deliver high quality football coaching sessions.  Learn practical ideas, develop holistic knowledge to support your team and develop your technical and physical training. 

Find out more about our FREE Adult Education Courses.


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We know your training needs are unique, so let’s talk

At Ignite, we recognise that no two courses are the same. In fact, we actively make sure they aren’t because that’s how we make the learning inspirational to all.

It all begins with a conversation.

If you send us your details we will listen as you tell us what you want to achieve. We will then help you start one of the most exciting training developments you will do this year.