Training Events

Getting your year end financial accounts right - 30/05/2024 9:30am

  Who is it for? This training is free to any organisation working in Cambridgeshire. It is ideal for bookkeepers, finance managers or assistants and anyone who wants to ...

When and how to do DBS checks - 10/06/2024 2:00pm

Date: Monday 10 June Georgina Mitchell from Disclosure and Barring Service https://www.gov.uk/dbs will give you information to help you clarify your current procedures. In this session, ...

Introduction to Storytelling - 11/06/2024 12:00pm

We will explore how digital storytelling can help spread the word about your organisation's work. Who is it for? The training is suitable for anyone who would like to explore wh...

Bringing your power to networks and meetings - 18/06/2024 9:30am

Bringing your power to networks and meetings Tuesday 18th June   I  9:30 – 1:30 pm  I  Maple Centre, Huntingdon  ...

Volunteer Month: Legal issues around managing volunteers - 19/06/2024 12:00pm

A concise and engaging review of the information you need to help you meet your legal obligations when managing volunteers.    Who is this training for? Anyone...

The Pathway to Sustainable Income - 26/06/2024 11:00am

The Pathway to Sustainable Income Wednesday 26th June 11:00 – 12:00 pm They are ideas, churning in your head, but disappear like the missing sock in the tumble dryer. ...

The First Steps to Improving Your Social Media Presence - 04/07/2024 10:30am

Learn how to boost your online presence and connect with your audience like a pro at “The First Steps to Improving Your Social Media Presence"

Sharing the difference: An introduction to impact - 04/07/2024 12:00pm

Aimed at those working or volunteering in small groups looking to find out more about how to measure the difference their work makes Who is it for? This course is aimed at those ...

Successful fundraising for voluntary groups - Parts 1 and 2 - 11/07/2024 12:00pm

A two-part training, run over 2 lunchtimes a week apart, that looks at examples of best practice and ideas smaller voluntary groups can adapt.  We recommend you sign up for both parts. ...

The Pathway to Sustainable Income - 11/07/2024 2:00pm

The Pathway to Sustainable Income  Thursday 11th July 2:00- 3:00 pm They are ideas, churning in your head, but disappear like the missing sock in the tumble dryer. T...

How to manage applications through the Volunteer Cambs site - 18/07/2024 10:00am

Who is it for?  Those looking to understand how to set up an application process on Volunteer Cambs and best manage enquiries they receive. &n...

How to make impactful and effective adverts on Volunteer Cambs - 13/08/2024 10:00am

Who is it for?  Those looking to improve their Volunteer Cambs profile and adverts   Those looking to set up a profile on V...

Supervision Skills for Volunteer Managers - 20/08/2024 10:00am

A supervision workshop to help you refresh how you keep your volunteers engaged and help them carry out their roles safely, effectively, and satisfyingly.  An in pe...

Volunteer Cambs Introduction Webinar - 02/09/2024 2:00pm

Who is it for? Charities and community groups in Cambridgeshire that would like to find out how Volunteer Cambs can help them find and communicate with volunteers. We recommend tha...

How to promote through storytelling on Volunteer Cambs - 18/09/2024 10:00am

Who is it for?  Those looking to improve their reach through the Volunteer Cambs website   What is it about?  This session covers the impact of storytelling...

Creating a comms plan – back to basics - 26/09/2024 12:00pm

Join Lorna, CCVS’s Communications Officer, at this informal session to take some of the mystery and apprehension out of creating a comms plan.  Who is it for?  ...

Recruiting volunteers to support your cause - 02/10/2024 12:00pm

  The training looks at enhancing your understanding of what motivates people to volunteer and how to communicate your volunteer offer in a compelling way. Please note we are running a ...

Introduction to safeguarding (delivered across 2 lunchtimes) - 04/10/2024 12:00pm

This workshop is aimed at community organisations. It is delivered on 2 dates and attendance at both is required. It is an opportunity to learn the basics about s...

Retaining engaged and motivated volunteers - 09/10/2024 12:00pm

The training considers recent changes in volunteering and focuses on what potential volunteers are looking for. It also looks at how we as organisations can balance...

How to find help through the volunteer pool on Volunteer Cambs - 17/10/2024 10:00am

Who is it for?  Those looking to make the most of the volunteer pool from an organisation point of view    What is it about?  This session covers getti...