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  • Volunteer Management Training Course 4, Fair and Equal Volunteering **ON LINE OR IN PERSON**

    Created: 20/05/2022, Updated: 25/08/2022

    When: 13.00-16.30, Tuesday 25 October 2022
    Where: Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, 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!

    Participants who attended this training earlier this year gave us this feedback on what they liked most about their experience

    • “I enjoyed the quality of information. It was very helpful and useful”
    • “Networking and sharing ideas … practical help” “The ability to ask questions at any time”
    • “I liked the trainer’s approach … made me want to listen and stay engaged”
    • “Opportunity to think about things I hadn't considered before”
    • “Interactive nature and time available to ask questions”
    • “Ability to get knowledgeable opinion. It was kept as short as it needed to be”
    • “The group discussions, it was a good way to share practice”
    • “The trainers provided plenty of opportunity for discussions and shared personal experiences … they are warm, welcoming and informative”
    • “I liked how comprehensive the information was”

    This course will enable you and your organisation to feel more confident in understanding the difference between equality and diversity. This can then enable your organisation to recruit volunteers who can potentially bring along a vast amount of varied skills and knowledge that may support the skill set that you already have as well as boosting the services you provide.

    Included in this course:

    •    The difference between equality and diversity;
    •    What is meant by the 'protected characteristics';
    •    The benefits of promoting diversity in your volunteer team;
    •    Overcoming barriers/stereotypes;
    •    How we can support you.

    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 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.

    Additional Information

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

    Progress/further study

    Course 5 of the FVA Volunteer Management Training Programme 'Managing Risk in Your Volunteer Programme'; Course 6 'Avoiding Legal Issues in Volunteer Management'; Course 1 of the same Programme, 'Volunteer Involvement, Getting Started'; Course 2, Effective Volunteer Recruitment, Course 3, Supporting Your Volunteers


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



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