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  • Volunteer Management Course 5, Managing Risk in Your Volunteer Programme

    Created: 22/01/2021, Updated: 25/01/2021

    When: 10.30am-1.00pm, Thursday 22 April 2021
    Where: Zoom Call, Anywhere with an internet connection, Online, KY6 2AL
    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!

    Here are some of the very positive comments made by previous participants, who attended our volunteer management training last year.

    • “Very informative and really good amount of resources”
    • “Hosts were excellent and engaging”.
    • “Easily laid out”,  “Friendly”
    • “Positive feedback, no wrong answers”
    • “The trainers clearly know their stuff”.
    • “Good to chat with others about volunteers”.

    Course Content

    You have a moral responsibility to ensure that volunteers are protected from physical, financial and emotional harm arising from volunteering. This course will support your organisation by ensuring you have the tools and the knowledge to ensure you manage risk effectively.

    Included in the course:

    •    Duty of care and the law;
    •    Your rights and responsibilities;
    •    What is risk?
    •    Risk identification and management;
    •    Risk register;
    •    Risk assessments;
    •    Health and safety policy;
    •    Insurance.

    Who should attend

    Anyone who has, or is expecting to have, responsibility for recruiting/managing volunteers in their organisation. Your organisation should be providing a service in Fife.

    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.

    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.

    Additional Information

    Notes from the session will be sent to all participants who complete a post-training evaluation.

    Progress/Further Study:

    Course 1: Volunteer Involvement, Getting Started;

    Course 2: Effective Volunteer Recruitment;

    Course 3: Supporting Your Volunteers;

    Course 4: Fair and Equal Volunteering,

    Course 6: Avoiding Legal Issues in Volunteer Management.


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



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