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Event date & time 24/09/2019 - 10:00 - 1:00

This is a practical course which will cover the importance of having an effective bookkeeping system which will help you to produce meaningful information for your management and year end accounts.


Event date & time 25/09/2019 - 10:00 - 1:00

Feeling the pressure to engage with digital but not sure how to start? We've created this event specially for you. With speakers from Peabody, Superhighways, and more, let's get start


Event date & time 26/09/2019 - 10:00 - 1:00

Aimed at anyone, whether new to income generation or an ‘old hand’, this masterclass will help you predict the future two years in income generation. Taking a ‘big picture’ approach, you will use business planning tools to set out the wider picture; decide key drivers that affect your organisation; and then really work out which fundraising avenues and practical steps you then need to put into action. Come share your hard-won expertise in this interactive workshop to better plan ahead. Useful for any charity, community group or social enterprise at any stage of development.


Event date & time 02/10/2019 - 10:00 - 4:00

Effective public procurement is essential for good public services. It is important know how to effectively take part in, and respond to procurement requirements, in a creative way. This training covers key funding and procurement concepts. It also considers principles and some of the technical aspects of good procurement. Gain a better understanding of the procurement process; learn how you can demonstrate your value, and stand out from the crowd.


Event date & time 03/10/2019 - 12:30 - 3:30

Does your charity struggle to recruit the trustees you need? Could a broader range of trustees with professional skills, networks and wide life experiences give your charity the impetus to reach the next level?


Event date & time 05/10/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

Are you interested in getting involved in the community and volunteering but aren’t sure where to start? This workshop will help you to find out more about what volunteering is, how to find the best opportunity for you and how to get involved.


Event date & time 08/10/2019 - 10:00 - 4:00

This course provides an overview of collaboration types, strengths and weaknesses along with some tools and techniques that can be helpful in developing partnerships or collaborations. The principles are taken from a variety of collaborative working models. The trainer has practical experience of developing and working within partnership across all sectors.


Event date & time 16/10/2019 - 10:00 - 1:00

This is a course which will help you to be more confident in setting up budgets and understandings your management accounts.


Event date & time 07/11/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

A course designed specifically for trustees to help them understand and implement the Charity Governance Code.


Event date & time 13/11/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

The world has advanced a lot in the last decade or so, and we in the charity sector aren’t immune to these changes. Where, in the past, someone might have found out about your organisation through a chat on the high street, now they’re much more likely to know you through your online presence- especially your social media.


Event date & time 20/11/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

There may be times when you have to hold difficult conversations with a volunteer. This practical workshop can help you to prepare for and handle those conversations and help you maintain positive and productive relationships with your volunteers.


Event date & time 04/12/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

The workshop is for all staff/volunteers that come into contact with vulnerable adults who may be at risk of abuse or neglect and will provide participants with a basic awareness of adult safeguarding.


Event date & time 05/12/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

This training is suitable for volunteer managers and anyone with a responsibility for working with or recruiting volunteers. It covers the covers the nuts and bolts of creating and recruiting to a volunteer role, such as writing a role description and managing the application process.


Event date & time 09/12/2019 - 10:00 - 12:00

If you recruit, support or manage volunteers then this network is for you! The network is a chance to get together and share experiences, ideas, resources and information. It’s also an opportunity to hear about local and national developments in volunteering and to find out more about other organisation’s projects.


Event date & time 10/12/2019 - 10:00 - 1:00

This course looks at how to develop your Business Plan (or operational plan). It will provide a structured road map and relevant tools to enable you to complete strategic planning in your organisation. It has been designed for trustees, senior staff/volunteers who have responsibility for planning and delivering organisational strategies and plans. No previous experience is required but participants should be familiar with their organisation’s overall purpose and priorities.


Event date & time 14/01/2020 - 10:00 - 12:00

Every volunteer needs support and supervision. This course will provide an overview of ways that you can effectively manage and involve volunteers in your organisation, with practical tools and tips to take away


Event date & time 28/01/2020 - 10:00 - 4:00

How to get the results you want with a simple and powerful project plan.

In this workshop we will and go through a systematic project planning model and show you how you can use it as your roadmap for success. We consider and unpack the key elements of a project plan, the main stages, milestones, and the core actions that are essential for producing an effective and successful plan.


Event date & time 30/01/2020 - 10:00 - 1:00

Would you like to have more influence as a leader? Come along to this two-part training to explore how to inspire, encourage and persuade others using your own unique leadership style. Be prepared for a lively, interactive training with a focus on the practical rather than theory.


Event date & time 11/02/2020 - 10:00 - 4:00

The importance to your organisation of a clear, concise and compelling Case for Support is vital to your success in securing donors and supporters. Simply put, telling a compelling story effectively, at the right time and to the right audience will have a huge impact on your ability to engage supporters and raise funds for your charity.


Event date & time 13/02/2020 - 10:00 - 12:00

Are you interested in getting involved in the community and volunteering but aren’t sure where to start? This workshop will help you to find out more about what volunteering is, how to find the best opportunity for you and how to get involved.


Event date & time 27/02/2020 - 10:00 - 1:00

Would you like to have more influence as a leader? Come along to this two-part training to explore how to inspire, encourage and persuade others using your own unique leadership style. Be prepared for a lively, interactive training with a focus on the practical rather than theory.


Event date & time 03/03/2020 - 13:00 - 3:00

The workshop is for all staff/volunteers that come into contact with vulnerable adults who may be at risk of abuse or neglect and will provide participants with a basic awareness of adult safeguarding.


Event date & time 05/03/2020 - 10:00 - 12:00

Do you struggle to retain volunteers? Keeping your volunteers motivated shows them that you care. By doing even the little things, you’ll keep your volunteers coming back time and time again. If you would like to find out more, come to our course and learn top techniques for motivating and retaining volunteers.