Training Events

Community Event Foxton- Finding funding and creating good funding bids two part event sign up for one or both parts (free to community groups) - 19/02/2020 4:00pm

Part 1: 4pm to 5.45pm Making good funding applications Essential guidance on making funding applications for small and medium sized voluntary community groups including identifying ...

Making your volunteering Inclusive (free to members) - 25/02/2020 9:30am

  Who is it for? For those managing volunteers or volunteer-led groups, who want to ensure their organisations are delivering on their commitments to equality and diversity and are ...

Awareness of Safeguarding Children & Young People for volunteers in communities (evening training free to community groups) - 04/03/2020 6:00pm

This awareness raising session will enable people volunteering with community groups to gain an understanding of what safeguarding involves, including how to recognise some indicators of child a...

Organising and running a fundraising event (free to members) - 05/03/2020 9:30am

This workshop covers how to take an idea and turn it into a successful fundraising event.   Who is it for? It is ideal for those new to event management.  What is it a...

Emergency First Aid at Work level 3 Award (RQF) (Fee payable) - 10/03/2020 9:30am

The 1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work course is nationally recognised. It meets the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First aid) regulations.  There will be mul...

Sharing the difference you make: An Introduction to Impact (free to members) - 17/03/2020 9:30am

  Why should I come along? impact is the difference your organisation makes.  Increasingly you need to be able to measure and communicate the impact of your organisation’...

Introduction to safeguarding adults & children (free to any community group) - 01/04/2020 1:00pm

Who should attend? This course is a “must” for all those who work or volunteer directly with children, young people, and/ or their families and adults at risk of harm.  It is ...

Recruiting & Retaining Volunteers (free to community groups) - 23/04/2020 10:00am

Who is it for? This course will help anyone who is responsible for recruiting or managing volunteers as part of their role either as a staff member or a volunteer. Those experienced in m...

Duty of Trustees - understanding the basics (free to community groups) - 30/04/2020 9:30am

Who is it for? This half day workshop has been specifically designed for community group trustees who are new to the role, or who have been trustees for some time, but would benefit from rev...

Making a good funding application (free for community groups)) - 04/05/2020 5:30pm

This evening workshop has been specifically designed to provide the essentials in making a funding application  Who is it for? For small and medium sized voluntary community groups....

Implementing & Delivering Your Project (free to members) - 19/05/2020 9:30am

This workshop is for anyone who is new to delivering projects or is looking to refresh their skills.  It will give you the essential skills, tools and techniques needed by those in the proj...

Duties of trustees - understanding the basics - 18/06/2020 10:00am

Who is it for? This half day workshop has been specifically designed for community group trustees who are new to the role, or who have been trustees for some time, but would benefit from rev...

Effective Business Planning - How to make your vision a reality! (free for members) - 02/07/2020 10:00am

Why should I come along? To gain the key skills and knowledge for business planning to ensure your voluntary organisation is able to achieve its objectives and remain on target. Who is t...

Supervision skills for volunteer managers (free to community groups) - 18/08/2020 9:30am

Designed for anyone who manages volunteers and need to ensure the needs and interests of the individual are being balanced with those of the organisation. By the end of the session you'l...