CVS Cheshire East Training - specifically aimed at meeting the needs and requirements of the local Voluntary & Community Sector

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.

Introduction to Monitoring & Evaluating - 7th June 2018 - Thu, 07/06/2018 - 10:00

Monitoring & evaluating are essential for any voluntary or community group. This introductory session will look at the basics of monitoring and evaluating to help you report back to funders and stakeholders.

Introduction to Grant Applications - 13th June 2018 - Wed, 13/06/2018 - 10:00

Ideal for community and voluntary organisations who are new to applying for grant funding. This session will take you through the crucial steps you need to take to help you ensure your organisation has the best chance of success with your grant bids.
Researching and understanding what to put in a grant application can be confusing. This session is ideal for anyone who is new to writing grant applications or those who find it overwhelming.

Introduction to Social Media for Community Groups - 20th June 2018 - Wed, 20/06/2018 - 10:00

Do you keep hearing about Facebook? What on earth is Twitter? This basic introductory session aimed at beginners, will help you understand why social media can be useful to community and voluntary groups.

Introduction to Safeguarding - 26th June 2018 - Tue, 26/06/2018 - 10:00

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

Emergency First Aid at Work - 28th June 2018 - Thu, 28/06/2018 - 09:30

This full day course is ideal for anyone who requires an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate. The course meets HSE requirements and is fully certified. Certification is valid for 3 years.

Project Management Workshop with Barclays - 4th July 2018 - Wed, 04/07/2018 - 09:30

Open to all community and voluntary groups in Cheshire East this full day workshop will be delivered by the Project Management Team at Barclays and will look at ways of planning and managing your project to ensure success!

Volunteer Management - Intermediate - 11th July 2018 - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 10:00

Volunteers are crucial to community and voluntary groups. Managing and supporting them is an essential part of the role of a volunteer manager. This full day course is aimed at community and voluntary groups who would like to learn more about supporting their volunteers.

Introduction to Safeguarding - 17th July 2018 - Tue, 17/07/2018 - 10:00

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

Trustee Roles & Responsibilities - 18th July 2018 - Wed, 18/07/2018 - 13:00

This free session is aimed at anyone who is considering becoming a Trustee for a charity or community group or new Trustees who would like to learn more. This session will provide an overview of the roles and responsibilities of a trustee of a small group or charity.

If you are having difficulty booking onto any of our training courses or if you would like a downloadable/printable version of our training programme please contact us enquiries@cvsce.org.uk or Tel: 01270 763100 with your details.