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  • Volunteer Management Course 3: Supporting your volunteers

    Created: 22/11/2017, Updated: 30/04/2018

    When: 9.30am-1.00pm, Tuesday 08 May 2018
    Where: Volunteer House, 69-73 Crossgate, Cupar, KY15 5AS
    This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action
    This event is free to attend but to encourage attendance and try and ensure a good turnout to benefit all delegates, we will charge a non-attendance fee of 10.00 per delegate. By submitting a booking for this event you agree to pay this fee for those delegates who have places booked but do not attend.

    Cancellations can be received up to 5 working days ahead of the event, thus avoiding non-attendance fees. A cancellation will only be valid if we have confirmed it with you. You can send somebody else in place of a booked delegate without incurring a non-attendance fee.

    It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.

    **There is still availability for this course**

    Here are some of the very positive comments made by previous participants, who attended this training last year.

    • Found it really worthwhile; Really useful; Really informative; Thanks, actually really helpful information; It’s really great to hear other people’s negative and positive experiences;
    • Good support services offered by FVA;  
    • Good to think about things from a different perspective;
    • Chance to discuss questions ; Liked group discussion;
    • All very informative.

    Course Aims:

    To help participants develop their ideas, skills and strategies regarding offering support to volunteers.

    Topics to be covered on the course are:

    •    What is support;
    •    Methods of support;
    •    Methods of supervision;
    •    Managing difficult situations;
    •    Dismissing/counselling out volunteers.

    Who should attend

    Anyone who has, or is expecting to have, responsibility for recruiting/managing volunteers in their organisation.

    In order to offer places to as many organisations as possible, we are only able to offer two places on each date to members of the same organisation. If your organisation would like to send more than 2 people, please get in touch with us to discuss options.

    Accreditation Award:

    All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

    Progress/Further Study:

    Course 4 of the FVA Volunteer Management Training Programme on "Fair and Equal Volunteering"; Course 5 of the same Programme, 'Managing Risk in Your Volunteer Programme'; Course 1, 'Volunteer Involvement, Getting Started'; Course 2, 'Effective Volunteer Recruitment'.


    Phone: 01592 760720
    E-mail: [email protected]

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