Volunteer Management - Stage 3

This training aims to give you simple guidelines and practical information so that your group can successfully manage volunteers.

In this session we will Cover,
-    Why Support and Supervision is important?
-    What should I consider when planning support for volunteers?
-    The importance of getting to know your volunteers
-    Gaining Feedback for these sessions
- Dealing with challenging situations

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 12:00

Maximising Gift Aid

To introduce local groups to Gift Aid and how to maximise their income from it.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 13:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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If you require any question about this event please email office@vaslan.org.uk or telephone  01698 300390

Basic Book Keeping

The course provides advice and guidance around effective book keeping for third sector organisations. Participants receive a basic introduction to book keeping and financial procedures delivered through practical, hands-on exercises that can be applied within your own organisation. Topics covered include managing money, dealing with petty cash and presenting and analysis your own accounts. Ideal for those new to book keeping as well as those who wish to adopt best practice.

Cost: £40 to VASLan Members, £40 to Non Members

Committee Skills

An interactive workshop for new and existing committee members, this course covers the roles and responsibilities of office bearers and other members of the committee, constitutions, minutes, agendas and, ultimately, how to hold effective meetings.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 12:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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Volunteer Management - Role Descriptions

Practical guidance to preparing descriptions of voluntary roles. Exploring what to include in these descriptions to effectively defining a volunteers place within your group or organisation.

This session will focus on:
- Creating attractive volunteering opportunities
- Communicating and promoting volunteering opportunities

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 12:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

An Introduction to Governance

The aim of this course is to provide committee members with an overview of their strategic role and responsibilities in relation to the governance of their organisation, highlight the difference between governance and management and cover key responsibilities under charity law. Key principles of good governance, board sustainability and ensuring quality are all covered. Recommended for new and existing committee members.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 12:00

Emergency First Aid At Work

This 6hrs course will cover the following -                                                              

1. Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider.
2. Be able to assess an incident.
3. Be able to provide first aid to an responsive casualty.
4. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking.
5. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding.
6. Know how to provide first aid to casualty who is in shock.
7. Know how to provide first aid to casualty with minor injuries.                    

Effective Minute Taking

This session provides an overview of the role of the minute taker, effective note taking tools/formats and, most importantly, what to include in the minutes. Recommended for those who are new to taking minutes or those with experience who wish to ensure continued best practice.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £0 to Non Members

Time:  13:00 to 14:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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