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Meaningful Strategy

If you're interested in what makes a good charity with a well-led strategy process then NCVO's Meaningful Strategy course is ideal for you.

Start date: Monday 30 March 2015
Finish date: Tuesday 31 March 2015
Location: NCVO Conference Suite, London

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Commercial masterclasses

If your organisation is looking at bidding for public service contracts, either alone or as part of a consortium, and you feel you need to ‘up your game’ in terms of business practices, this two-day masterclass is for you.

Date: Various
Location: Various (England)

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Health, wellbeing and social care organisations – commissioning masterclass

Are you concerned about changes to the way in which your services are funded?

This course will help you to understand the new funding landscape, alongside networking with commissioners and similar organisations.

Date: Nine dates, running February to May 2015
Location: Various (England)

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Breakfast learning session - volunteer internships

What role might volunteer internships have as part of your organisation’s volunteering offer? What are the issues to consider and what does good practice look like?

Date:   17 April 2015
Location:   NCVO Conference Suite, London

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NCVO and Russell-Cooke HR Conference 2015

Join over 100 HR professionals from the voluntary sector at the NCVO/Russell-Cooke HR Conference 2015.

Date: Monday 27 April 2015
Time: 09.30 - 16:30
Location: NCVO Conference Suite, London

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The 'Lean' Charity: How to improve the efficiency of your core and support processes

Your organisation needs to do more but your fundraising can’t keep up. And meanwhile, every tender asks you what ‘added value’ you can offer and competition for every grant and contract is fierce. How many times have you thought, ‘we just don’t have the resources’? Industry and business use ‘lean tools’ to achieve incredible savings, free up resources and make their organisations run efficiently and effectively. Now, NCVO will show you how the voluntary sector can make use of these tools to do the same; transforming your organisation step by step.

Date: Tuesday 28 April 2015
Time: 09.30 - 16.30
Location: Central London location

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Gangs, youth violence and drugs – commissioning masterclass

Are you concerned about changes to the way in which your services are funded?

This course will help you to understand the new funding landscape, alongside networking with commissioners and similar organisations.

Date: Various dates between March and May 2015
Location: Various (England)

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Managing change

Whatever the reason, whether it be a new partnership, merger, reorganisation or collaboration, change is sometimes imposed on us.  This type of change presents charity leaders and managers with some significant challenges, such as how to maintain their authenticity and integrity, how to motivate people and teams whilst there is so much uncertainty, and how to look after themselves and others with sensitivity. 

Date:   8 May 2015
Time:   09.30 - 16.30
Location:   NCVO Conference Suite, London

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Charity Trustees: Induction and refresher training

If you are interested in what makes a good working relationship between trustees and staff then NCVO's trustee training course is ideal for you.

Date: 12 May 2015
Time: 09.30 - 16.30
Location: Central London

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Volunteers’ Week

Volunteers' Week is a chance to be part of the UK’s biggest celebration of voluneering, recognising the contribution of 23 million people who volunteer in their communities across the UK.

NCVO is the national lead for Volunteers’ Week in England, and the week is led by our UK partners, WCVA, Volunteer Scotland, and Volunteer Now.

Date:   Monday 1 June to Sunday 7 June 2015
Location:   Events held across the UK

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Evolve 2015: The annual event for the voluntary sector

The annual event for the voluntary sector is the largest conference of its kind, attracting everyone in the sector to share knowledge, learn from collective experiences and build a stronger future together. 

Date: Monday 15 June 2015
Registration: 09:30
Drinks Reception: 17:00

Location: The Brewery, London 

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Leadership in Campaigns

This new three day course is for leaders within the voluntary sector who are responsible for overseeing campaigns and advocacy. It will offer the opportunity for people to develop their leadership skills in a campaigning context.

By bringing people together NCVO hopes to foster a culture of strategic campaigning in the sector, helping leaders to work together to achieve lasting impact.

Date: 16,17 June and 8 July 2015
Location: NCVO Conference Suite, London

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The High Performance Board

This practical course aims to help delegates work together on real life scenarios that actual boards are facing.

Date: 16 June 2015
Time: 09.30 - 16.30
Location: Central London

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Developing a Winning Campaign Strategy and Plan

Whether you're new to campaigning or looking to refresh your thinking and create a bigger impact, this course will help you combine your passion with strategic thinking to plan and deliver more successful campaigns.

Date:   Thursday 24 June 2015
Time:   09.30 - 16.30
Location:   Central London

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Meaningful Strategy

If you're interested in what makes a good charity with a well-led strategy process then NCVO's Meaningful Strategy course is ideal for you.

Date: 30 June - 1 July
Time: 09.30 - 16.30
Location: Central London

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Introduction to working with parliament

This course aims to help charities approach political campaigning work and show the sector how they can work with parliament and influence decision makers.

Date: 7 July 2015
Time: 09.30 - 16.30
Location: Central London

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