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Covid-19 Online Training Sessions

These online sessions will take place via zoom.  You can set up a free Zoom account here.

*** If you need to cancel your reservation we ask that you do so with as much notice as possible so the place can be offered to someone else.​ ***


Writing Funding Bids

Monday 1 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Are you an established or a new group that is starting to look at the future and considering writing funding bids? Are you wondering where to start?  This online session will look at the basics of writing funding bids covering what funders are looking for, jargon and common terminology, evidencing need and project planning. There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults during Covid-19

Tuesday 2 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Are you supporting adults who are self-isolating or shielding due to the current crisis?  Would you know how to spot the signs that someone is being abused or taken advantage of?  Do you know what to do if you suspect something is going wrong?  This online session will take you through the basics of safeguarding adults and what you can do to best help someone.  There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Policies and Procedures for Covid-19

Thursday 4 June May 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Are you a group that has recently set up in response to the coronavirus?  Do you want to put good procedures in place to make sure you are acting safely and responsibly?  This online session will take you through the basics of safety, safeguarding and data protection and help you develop simple practices to keep everyone safe.  There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Recruiting and Supporting Volunteers Responding to Covid-19

Tuesday 9 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Have you gained lots of volunteers to help you respond to the current situation?  Have you thought about how best to support them?  Are you ensuring the volunteers are suitable for the tasks?  This online session will look at safe recruitment, basic training and resources available to them.  There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Befriending Skills for Covid-19

Thursday 11 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Are you an established or a new group that has started a befriending service?  Have you got volunteers who are telephoning or staying in contact with vulnerable or isolated people?  This online session will look at the basics of befriending including establishing a rapport with individuals, supportive communication skills including active listening and boundaries of the relationship.  There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Trustee and Committee Roles & Responsibilities

Tuesday 16 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

Are you a trustee or committee member of a group or organisation? Are you fully aware of your role and responsibilities?  This online session will look at what is a trustee? What are the responsibilities associated with being a trustee? How do trustees run good meetings in the current climate? There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Writing Funding Bids

Wednesday 17 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30 

Are you an established or a new group that is starting to look at the future and considering writing funding bids? Are you wondering where to start?  This online session will look at the basics of writing funding bids covering what funders are looking for, jargon and common terminology, evidencing need and project planning. There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Adapting and Recovering for Charities

Tuesday 23 June 2020 | 11:00 - 12:30

There are many challenges that charities are facing at the moment with the current pandemic. You may be struggling to see the future clearly and how you will adapt and recover.  This session will cover ways in which you can still engage with your beneficiaries and stakeholders, adapt your services and risk assess for the future. There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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Training from other providers

An introduction to LinkedIn for the charity sector

Dates Available: 21 May 2020 

Most of us know how to use Facebook, Twitter and Instagram as we generally use it in our personal life, but the one platform that contains the greatest number of high net individuals is on LinkedIn. 

Through this insightful webinar, you will receive help with the following:

•      How to get the best out of LinkedIn.

•      What you need to do and how to utilise some of the key features.

•      How to create a GREAT profile 

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