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Training and events

NCVO offers a range of training options including live online, face-to-face classroom, eLearning and live webinar events. We also run regular members’ assemblies, the annual Hinton Lecture, and our well-known annual conferences.

NCVO members get a 30% discount off our training and events. Organisations with a gross annual income of less than £30,000 can join NCVO for free to qualify for the discount.

Find out more about NCVO membership.

If you have specific access requirements, we will work with you to make sure our training and events are as accessible as possible.

Training courses and webinars

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Download our training brochure (PDF, 1.2MB) to see our range of courses designed to help you do what you do best.

Face-to-face classroom training

NCVO provides face-to-face classroom training with knowledgeable trainers. Our classroom courses allow for networking and engagement over refreshments.  

Online training

NCVO provides live online training as a low-cost alternative to classroom training. These online courses are designed to meet your learning needs through interactive, live sessions with knowledgeable trainers. You can take part in live chat, participate in small breakout groups and network in real time from wherever you’re based. 


NCVO, in partnership with the Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI), is developing accessible, interactive eLearning courses that you can study at your own pace, at any time. These self-study eLearning courses can fit around your schedule and priorities.


NCVO webinars allow you to listen to an expert on a key relevant topic via an online platform and interact by taking part in polls and asking questions. They aim to reach a wider audience in a shorter session, usually lasting an hour. These sessions are also recorded and shared on NCVO Knowhow after the broadcast.

Bespoke training

All of our training courses can be delivered at a time, place and date that suits you. We can work with you to tailor our courses to match your needs. Often if you have a group of learners, in house training may be more cost effective. For more information please complete our online contact form.

Events and conferences

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In line NCVO’s new 2021 strategy, we are no longer running our Annual or Trustee conference. We are developing a programme of activity that will bring charities, voluntary organisations and their trustees together to share ideas and best practice. We will continue to:

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