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  • Volunteer Management Course 3, Supporting Your Volunteers

    Created: 24/05/2019

    When: 09.30am-1.00pm, Wednesday 18 September 2019
    Where: New Volunteer House, 16 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XT
    This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action
    Costs
    This event is free to attend but to encourage attendance and try and ensure a good turnout to benefit all delegates, we will charge a non-attendance fee of 25.00 per delegate. By submitting a booking for this event you agree to pay this fee for those delegates who have places booked but do not attend.

    Cancellations can be received up to 5 working days ahead of the event, thus avoiding non-attendance fees. A cancellation will only be valid if we have confirmed it with you. You can send somebody else in place of a booked delegate without incurring a non-attendance fee.


    Book a place(s) now!

    We asked people who attended these sessions earlier in the year, what they liked most about our training - here are some of their comments:

    • "Talking over ideas and methods"
    • "I have always found the trainers to be very knowledgable re their topics"
    • "Chance to network and work with others"  
    • "(topic) made easier to understand"
    • "Meeting new people and being involved in group activities"

    Course Aims:

    To help participants develop their ideas, skills and strategies regarding offering support to volunteers.

    Topics to be covered on the course are:

    •    What is support;
    •    Methods of support;
    •    Methods of supervision;
    •    Managing difficult situations;
    •    Dismissing/counselling out volunteers.

    Who should attend

    Anyone who has, or is expecting to have, responsibility for recruiting/managing volunteers in their organisation.

    In order to offer places to as many organisations as possible, we are only able to offer two places on each date to members of the same organisation. If your organisation would like to send more than 2 people, please get in touch with us to discuss options with you.

    Cancellation Policy

    This event is free to attend but to encourage attendance and try and ensure a good turnout to benefit all delegates, we will charge a non-attendance fee of £25.00 per delegate. By submitting a booking for this event you agree to pay this fee for those delegates who have places booked but do not attend.

    Cancellations can be received up to 5 working days ahead of the event, thus avoiding non-attendance fees. A cancellation will only be valid if we have confirmed it with you. You can send somebody else in place of a booked delegate without incurring a non-attendance fee.

    Accreditation Award:

    All participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Notes from the session will be provided to participants on completion of a post-training evaluation form which will be e-mailed to you.

    Progress/Further Study:

    Course 4 of the FVA Volunteer Management Training Programme on 'Fair and Equal Volunteering'; Course 5 of the same Programme 'Avoiding Legal Issues and Managing Risk in Your Volunteer Programme'; Course 1 'Volunteer Involvement, Getting Started'; Course 2, Effective Volunteer Recruitment.


    Phone: 01592 760720
    E-mail: [email protected]
    Book a place(s) now!



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