CVS Upcoming Training

Due to goverment guidance on COVID-19, we do not currently have any face-to-face training planned; however, we are providing training online via Zoom. See our full training list below.

If you are having difficulty booking on to any of our training courses please contact us or Tel: 01270 763100 with your details.

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We provide a variety of free and low cost training courses on a wide range of subjects to support both staff and volunteers in the Voluntary, Community & Faith sector in Cheshire East. To learn more about each course or to book a place on line, please click on the relevant session link below.

We can also provide high quality, tailored courses to support your organisation at a competitive cost. Please contact our Learning & Development Officer to discuss your requirements.

Each of our CVS training sessions will be marked with one of the below badges as a reference for members working towards GRIPP Assurance or working to a bespoke GRIPP support plan, created following completion of the GRIPP Checklist.

Getting Ready for Volunteering - Women in Volunteering Webinar - Tuesday 8th September, 10:00am-11:30am - Tue, 08/09/2020 - 10:00

This free webinar is for women who are looking at starting their volunteer journey; including the process involved, expectations from both sides and to build people’s confidence to make that first application.

Equality and Diversity Webinar - Wednesday 23rd September, 1pm-2:30pm - Wed, 23/09/2020 - 13:00

This course is essential for community and voluntary groups to understand the requirements of the 2010 Equality Act and the accompanying ‘Public Sector Equality Duty’ (2011).

Volunteers and the Law - Thursday 1st October, 12:30pm-4:30pm, Congleton - Thu, 01/10/2020 - 12:30

All community and voluntary groups rely on volunteers to help you to run your organisation. Do you know your legal responsibilities to your volunteers?

Advanced Trustee Roles and Responsibilities - Tuesday 13th October, 12pm-4pm, Sandbach - Tue, 13/10/2020 - 12:00

This session is aimed at Trustees for a charity or community group or new Trustees who would like to learn advanced aspects of being a Trustee.

Introduction to Safeguarding - Wednesday 14th October, 10am-1:00pm, Crewe - Wed, 14/10/2020 - 10:00

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility. Do your staff, trustees and volunteers understand the basics of safeguarding? This session will ensure that you understand what your organisation needs to do to keep everyone involved safe.