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Volunteering round-up: August 2023

The latest news, events and opportunities for people managing or supporting volunteers.

Upcoming volunteering training

Good practice in volunteer management

Our popular good practice in volunteer management training course has dates coming up in August and September.

This online course introduces the key principles of volunteer management and shares good practice. You’ll also learn how to apply these principles to your organisation.

Browse upcoming volunteer management course dates

Volunteers and the law

Our next volunteers and the law training course takes place on 6 September.

This course is for anyone who manages volunteers. It’ll help you create a positive and inclusive experience for volunteers and address issues that have arisen since the pandemic.

Book your place on the volunteers and the law course

Recruiting volunteers

Our new recruiting volunteers training course launches on 11 September.

The course is aimed at volunteer managers and will:

  • help you develop a marketing approach to recruit volunteers
  • explore how to use compelling copy in volunteer role descriptions and promotional resources
  • share top tips for advertising and promoting volunteer opportunities
  • help you develop an action plan for improving recruitment in your volunteering programmes.

Book your place on the recruiting volunteers course

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