supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
VOiCE (Visioning Outcomes in Community Engagement) - Training for Trainers 5/6 June (2 Day course)
When: 10:00 - 4.00pm, Wednesday 05 June 2019 Where: Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Glenrothes, KY6 2AL This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
The overall aim of the training is to equip staff with the skills and knowledge to be able to use VOiCE in a range of settings and to train others to use the tool effectively and with confidence.
Participants will experience an in-depth exploration of the VOiCE Software and how it can be used in different settings. The training will be participative and interactive with maximum opportunity for participants to discuss issues, share ideas and information, develop hands on skills on using the VOiCE tool themselves and the skills and knowledge to training others.
The training will take place over two days (attendance at both days is mandatory).
On successful completion of this workshop, participants will have the skills and knowledge to support colleagues and partners to use the VOiCE approach.
Learning Outcomes from the training:
An in-depth understanding of the VOiCE tool and how it can be used in practice to support community engagement.
An understanding of how to train and support others to use VOiCE.
An understanding of community engagement outcomes, outcome indicators and able to identify appropriate engagement methods.
An understanding of how to support the strategic development and operational use of VOiCE with a range of colleagues and partners
Who is it for?
This workshop is for community engagement practitioners with no experience of the software and those who have used it in the past but want to learn more. It will include a brief introduction to the National Standards for Community Engagement.
Please note: As places are limited on this course priority will be given to members of Fife’s Engaging Communities Network and those who are members of Fife's Community Development Network.