CSVM Unit Five: Training Your Volunteers

15 Apr

To get the most out of your volunteers and to make sure that they deliver the best service for your organisation you need to train them effectively. If you are inv … Read more

CSVM Unit Four: Dealing with Volunteer Management Challenges

1 Apr

Even the best run volunteer programmes sometimes experience problems. Volunteers can become unhappy, perform poorly or even break the rules. The impact can be seri … Read more

CSVM Unit Three: Supporting and Motivating Volunteers

18 Mar

Are you finding that you recruit volunteers who stay for a short while and then leave? Good volunteer involvement doesn’t stop when you sign them up. All voluntee … Read more

Good to Great for Trustees – One Day Free Event

14 Mar

Good to Great is an exciting development programme free to trustees, or potential trustees, of smaller Edinburgh voluntary or community organisations Read more

CSVM Unit Two: Recruiting and Selecting Volunteers

4 Mar

This course covers the essentials when devising a recruitment and selection plan for volunteers. Focusing on recruitment methods, marketing and how to address the … Read more

CSVM Unit One: Involving Volunteers

18 Feb

Using volunteers within your organisation not only means you can achieve more but involving volunteers brings a unique added value to any organisation. Good volunt … Read more

Welcome to the Volunteer Centre: November

26 Nov

Are you part of an Edinburgh organisation involving volunteers? Do you recruit, support or manage volunteers? Come along and find out all about the services we can … Read more

EVOLVE: CPD for Volunteer Managers

26 Nov

A dynamic forum with a thematic focus that concentrates on your professional development. It's an opportunity for Volunteer Managers to get together, learn, share … Read more

Inspire: Peer Support for Volunteer Co-Ordinators

29 Oct

‘Inspire’ is our new group for Volunteer Coordinators. It aims to give you a place where you can come to share your experiences and get peer support from people wh … Read more

Core Skills in Volunteer Management

Our 5 part course in volunteer management.

Bespoke Training

We also provide training courses on a commissioned basis for individual organisations.

“Evolve: Training for Volunteer Managers”

Our next Evolve meeting will be on November 26th. The focus will be on the implications of a study into what volunteer managers do.

Good to Great: Support for Your Trustees.

Find about training to support some of your most valuable volunteers - your trustees.