CSVM Unit Five: Training Your Volunteers

20 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

6 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

Welcome to Volunteer Edinburgh: March '16

30 Mar

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

CSVM Unit Three: Supporting and Motivating Volunteers

23 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

CSVM Unit Two: Recruiting and Selecting Volunteers

9 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

Evolve: Top Tips for Managing Volunteering Relationships

2 Mar

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

CSVM Unit One: Involving Volunteers

24 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

INSPIRE: Peer Support for Volunteer Coordinators

23 Feb

‘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 lively forum for CPD learning through talks, shared experience and networking.

Inspire: Peer Support for anyone who manages volunteers.

Experienced or novice, come along to network and learn from each other.