International days, weeks and months are highlighted on the calendar and monthly sections below.
Sites should be aware of these important dates and events, and involve the workforce and/or community wherever possible.
Click on a link to find out more information about an event. You can also get ideas about how your site or company could get involved in important dates and events to interact with the community, raise awareness or make charitable donations.
For a full list of Scheme specific events, including Workshops and Advanced Workshops, click here.
World Heart Day is coordinated annually by the World Heart Foundation.
This day focuses on creating healthy heart environments. By ensuring that everyone has the chance to make healthy heart choices wherever they live, work and play, World Heart Day encourages us all to reduce our cardiovascular risk, and promotes a heart-healthy planet for those around us.
Wear it Pink day is one of the biggest fundraising events in the UK and is organised by Breast Cancer Now, a charity dedicated to research into preventing breast cancer, catching it earlier, and treating the disease properly at every stage to ensure it takes as few lives as possible.