Current and Upcoming Events

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Getting Started on Social Media In this course we will focus on how and where to start with social media in order to share your organisation or group?s story and create online engagement with your target audience. (read more...) 29th May 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Introduction to Fundraising This course is suitable for any voluntary or community group (volunteer, management committee member or worker) wanting to get involved in fundraising. Essential if your organisation doesn’t already have a fundraising group or plan. (read more...) 4th June 2019 09:45
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Burley Lodge Centre 42-46 Burley Lodge Rd Leeds LS6 1QF United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
How to Support and Supervise your Volunteers This course as aimed at organisations that work with volunteers or are planning to work with and manage volunteers. It will look at some of the support you will need to put in place for volunteers and will specifically look at areas around providing supervision to your volunteers. (read more...) 4th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Applying for Small Grants This course is suitable for staff, volunteers and committee members/ trustees who would like to gain confidence and knowledge around fundraising. No knowledge or experience needed, we’re covering the basics so bring your questions! (read more...) 12th June 2019 09:45
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East Room Leeds Civic Hall Leeds Leeds LS1 1UR United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Roles and Responsibilities of Trustees This course is suitable for trustees (or anyone responsible for managing and running a charity) of charitable organisations including registered charities and CIO’s. (read more...) 13th June 2019 09:45
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VENUE TO BE CONFIRMED United Kingdom VAL Training  
FREE To Leeds Based Organisations - Commissioning : Pricing Up Contracts This session run by WYCAS is a follow up session to Commissioning : Bidding for Contracts delivered by VAL which supports third sector groups to complete tenders. (read more...) 13th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom Included in Training Matters training@val.org.uk
FREE COURSE: Basic Safeguarding in the Community Aimed at learners who want an introduction to Safeguarding before they take the Level 1, if english is not the first language or they need to understand more about what safeguarding means, this is the pre-course for you. (read more...) 15th June 2019 10:00
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BAME Health and Well Being Hub (formerly the Fredrick Hurdle Day Centre) Reginald Terrace (Opposite The Reginald Centre) Leeds LS7 3EZ United Kingdom Bespoke Training  
FREE COURSE - Developing your Safeguarding Policy and Procedures This course is suitable for anyone in organisations or small groups who just need a basic safeguarding awareness. PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO LEEDS BASED GROUPS AND ORGANISATIONS. THIS COURSE WOULD NORMALLY BE CHARGED AT £60 BUT AS LEEDS CITY COUNCIL ARE FUNDING THIS COURSE WE ARE ABLE TO OFFER THIS COURSE FOR FREE. (read more...) 17th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Creating Engaging Content for Social Media We will cover the basics of good content and best practice for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and how to plan content in a way that's manageable and time-effective. (read more...) 18th June 2019 10:00
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13:00
Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom Included in Training Matters training@val.org.uk
Minute Taking Skills Minute-takers are often only noticed when minutes are inaccurate or unclear, yet this vital role requires quick thinking, assertiveness and expertise. It can also be a source of considerable stress to the person who undertakes it. (read more...) 18th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Minute Taking Skills Minute-takers are often only noticed when minutes are inaccurate or unclear, yet this vital role requires quick thinking, assertiveness and expertise. It can also be a source of considerable stress to the person who undertakes it. (read more...) 18th June 2019 13:30
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
A Free Course - Starting your Organisation from Scratch - ONLY AVAILABLE TO LEEDS BASED GROUPS This course is suitable for new groups, starting from scratch who wish to set up a small community group (unincorporated association). This workshop is not intended for people who want to incorporate as a community interest company or to register as a charity. (read more...) 20th June 2019 09:45
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Reginald Centre 263 Chapeltown Road Chapeltown Leeds LS7 3EX United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Unconscious Bias Training Recent findings from neuroscience has revealed that we all have 'unconscious bias' hardwired into us. Unconsciously, we tend to like people who look like us, think like us and come from backgrounds similar to ours. We don't deliberately choose our unconscious attitudes, we may not even be aware of them. (read more...) 20th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom Included in Training Matters training@val.org.uk
Public Speaking Course This course is designed for people who would like to learn the basic skills of public speaking and learn practical tips on how to be a better public speaker. (read more...) 25th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds ls10 2qw United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Understanding Leadership This training is designed for people who are new to a leadership/management role or who are wanting to become leaders within their organisation. (read more...) 25th June 2019 13:30
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
How to Register as a Charity This course is suitable for any voluntary sector group who will be thinking about registering as a charity in the near future, you will need to be near the income level of £5k per year. (read more...) 26th June 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds ls10 2qw United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
FREE COURSE: Basic Safeguarding in the Community Aimed at learners who want an introduction to Safeguarding before they take the Level 1, if english is not the first language or they need to understand more about what safeguarding means, this is the pre-course for you. (read more...) 16th July 2019 17:30
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Leeds Jewish Welfare Board The Marjorie & Arnold Ziff Community Centre 311 Stonegate Road Leeds LS17 6AZ United Kingdom Bespoke Training  
Introduction to Working Together to Safeguard Children and Young People (level 1 Safeguarding) This half day training is for people who may have the ability to identify levels of vulnerability of children and young people, either directly, through work with their families / carers or through the setting in which they work. (read more...) 24th July 2019 09:30
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Measuring Outcomes and Impact This course is aimed at voluntary and community organisations who want to demonstrate the difference their project makes. We will cover clarifying and evidencing outcomes to support funding applications and demonstrate the impact of your work. (read more...) 17th September 2019 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
FREE COURSE: Basic Safeguarding in the Community Aimed at learners who want an introduction to Safeguarding before they take the Level 1, if english is not the first language or they need to understand more about what safeguarding means, this is the pre-course for you. (read more...) 24th September 2019 17:30
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20:00
Leeds Jewish Welfare Board The Marjorie & Arnold Ziff Community Centre 311 Stonegate Road Leeds LS17 6AZ United Kingdom Bespoke Training