CSVM Unit Five: Training Your Volunteers

5 Nov

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

22 Oct

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

8 Oct

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

4 Oct

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

24 Sep

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: CPD for Volunteer Managers

17 Sep

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

10 Sep

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 Co-Ordinators

28 Jul

‘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 CMI acredited course in volunteer management. Bookings open!

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 September 17th. The focus will be on volunteer retention.

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