Restoration training & workshops

Together with the Inland Waterways Association, we run a series of workshops and training events throughout the year, including our annual restoration conference.

The restored lockhouse at Staveley on Chesterfield Canal The restored lockhouse at Staveley on Chesterfield Canal

Training Programme 2022

We will be hosting a variety of training workshops and webinars throughout the year. We are currently discussing topics and speakers, and will be adding to this programme regularly. 

If you have a topic that you feel would benefit from being covered during our 2022 workshop programme, please email


Title: Funding from Grant Giving Bodies & Trusts

Date: Thursday 19 May 2022

This workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Funding sources and new opportunities including the Shared Prosperity and Levelling Up Fund
  • Trusts and foundations
  • Pillars to your Pitch
  • How to do it
  • Making the case: Business Cases
  • The role of evidence
  • The role of influencers & relationships
  • Developing a theory of change
  • Funding top tips

Speakers: Clare Parsons and Alan Leather, Enterprise Managers at Canal & River Trust

Location: Canal & River Trust, Canal Road, Hatton, Warwick, CV35 7JL

Booking Link: Click here to book

Last date edited: 19 April 2022