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Below you will find details of training offered by Support Staffordshire and other organisations.

You can also download and print a copy of our current training programme.

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When

19/06/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

Talke Library | Springhead Primary School| Kingsley Road Talke Pits | Staffordshire | ST7 1RA

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at volunteer managers and project co-ordinators.

 

Overview:

There are many benefits to both volunteers and organisations when you involve volunteers with additional needs. Diverse volunteer teams bring different perspectives and skills to your organisation. However you may be unclear how to recruit or are not sure how to support them well.

 

When

21/06/2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Talke Library | Springhead Primary School | Kingsley Road | Talke Pits | ST7 1RA

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at those who are new to marketing or those looking to broaden their marketing knowledge.

Overview:

Whether you are a new organisation looking at marketing products or services or just wanting to broaden current techniques for the purposes of fundraising, getting more service users or simply raising awareness, this introductory session will provide the basic marketing principles organisations can use. 

Topics covered:

When

26/06/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

Tamworth Library | Corporation Street | Tamworth | B79 7DN

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at individuals who work or volunteer with adults who may be vulnerable to abuse.

Overview

This introductory session will provide participants with an understanding of what to look for to safeguard adults from harm, how to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately.

Topics covered:

          •  An overview of the legislation relevant to adult safeguarding

When

28/06/2018 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire (East Staffordshire) | Voluntary Services Centre | Union Street | Burton-on-Trent | DE14 1AA

Who is this for:

Those who are new to bid writing and want in depth knowledge and skills. Those who have some bid writing experience but wish to refresh their knowledge or further refine their skills.

Overview:

In a world of funding cuts, effective bid writing is increasingly important for organisations to be successful. This course will give you some practical techniques and guidelines to enable you to make the most of funding opportunities.

Topics include:

When

03/07/2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire | Mansell House | 22 Bore Street | Lichfield | WS13 6LL

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at volunteer managers and project co-ordinators.

 

Overview:

There are many benefits to both volunteers and organisations when you involve volunteers with additional needs. Diverse volunteer teams bring different perspectives and skills to your organisation. However you may be unclear how to recruit or are not sure how to support them well.

 

Topics covered:

When

04/07/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

The Church at Perton | Anders Square | Perton | Wolverhampton | WV6 7QH

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at those new to writing business plans for an organisation or those who simply want a refresher.

Overview

When

06/07/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

Penkridge Parish Council | Haling Dene Centre | Cannock Road | Penkridge | ST19 5DT

DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE


Who should attend:

This course is aimed at individuals responsible for health and safety in the workplace and those who manage buildings or rooms.

Overview:

When

12/07/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

Talke Library | Springhead Primary School| Kingsley Road Talke Pits | Staffordshire | ST7 1RA

DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE


Who should attend:

This course is aimed at anyone who takes minutes in committee or board meetings and administrators who need to record meetings.

 

Overview:

When

16/07/2018 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire (East Staffordshire) | Voluntary Services Centre | Union Street | Burton upon Trent | DE14 1AA

 

DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE


Who should attend:

This course is aimed at volunteer managers and co-ordinators or anyone with responsibility for managing volunteers.

 

Overview:

This is an ideal course for busy volunteer co-ordinators who wish to gain knowledge of best practice and how to apply it.  The day will also provide opportunities to network and share information.  The course will cover:

  • Developing a volunteering programme

When

19/07/2018 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

The Salvation Army | Salisbury Street | Leek | ST13 5EE

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at managers, project officers and anyone with responsibility for monitoring and evaluation.

Overview