Creating a Culture of Wellbeing (Code: C1679)

The ETF has launched a series of Leading Innovation workshops for leaders in the FE and Skills sector to support across a range of themes to promote innovation and support leaders to implement and embed projects to improve outcomes.

Both the Winter and Summer series of the Leading Innovation workshops will be delivered by sector experts, membership bodies and our trusted partners to bring you the best learning and CPD opportunities.

These one day, face to face, workshops cover a range of topics on the theme of Innovation.

Pricing options

The delegate fee for each Leading Innovation workshop is £50.


No suitable dates or locations? Please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

Free Places

A limited number of free places are offered on this course. Please see the 'Upcoming' section above for current availability. The free places are fully funded by the DfE and are offered to ensure greater diversity on high quality CPD, so to qualify you must either:

  • Work in an organisation in one of the 24 priority areas (Blackpool, Bradford, Derby, Doncaster, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, Halton, Hartlepool, Hastings, Ipswich, Knowsley, Liverpool, Middlesbrough, Norwich, Nottingham, Oldham, Portsmouth, Rochdale, Salford, Sandwell, Scarborough, Stoke-on-Trent, Tameside, Walsall, West Somerset).
  • Work in an organisation with an annual turnover of less than £500,000.
  • Consider yourself to have a disability.
  • Come from black or minority ethnic community.

You must also agree to be contacted by our evaluation team.

To book a free place find a course that has free places remaining and book a single place. At the payments stage of the booking you will be asked to tell us which of the four criteria you meet. Once selected, click on the 'recalculate' button to reduce the cost of the booking to zero and complete the booking.

If, for whatever reason, you are unable to attend, please advise us at least two weeks before the course takes place. This will allow us to offer the free place to someone else who works in the FE sector, so they can take advantage of this offer.

Who is this for?

This workshop is one of a series of innovation workshops designed for FES Senior Leaders. 

If you are looking to think, design, plan and adopt innovative approaches for your strategic direction, this workshop will help equip you with the relevant skills and tools to make effective change within your organisation.

Training aim

This workshop equips leaders to think beyond basic policy and employee assistance programmes, and gets them to consider wider and impactful approaches towards facilitating wellbeing in their organisation


Course attendees will be equipped with the relevant knowledge and information to evaluate their organisation, and develop a nuanced approach to support its workforce. In addition to building a more motivated workforce the benefits of this are increased staff retention, reduced staff sickness absences and reduced costs


The session will run from 10am to 4pm


Entry Requirements

Must be from a publicly funded FE provider in England.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available at a suitable date/location, please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830