Evaluation Support Part 1 : What are my Outcomes

This half-day workshop is designed to help voluntary organisations make sense of evaluation, and to make it work for them.

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This 6hrs course will cover the following - 

Building your case for support

This session will introduce people who have to raise funds for their cause to the need for a strong case for support & the ability to develop one.

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Volunteer Management Stage 1: Policies and Procedures

What are the essential policies and procedures recommended for all volunteering involving organisations?

Join us in our first of 4 training modules as we explore these essential policies… Read More

Funding Applications

To enable participants to plan and write funding applications to a variety of funders

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

Time: 1pm to 4pm

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Evaluation Support Part 2: Collecting Information on Outcomes

This session will assist participants to work out what you need to report - the important activities and outcomes to measure , setting outcome indicators so you know whether you are achieving your… Read More

Fundraising in the digital world

This session will assist participants to work out what you need to report - the important activities and outcomes to measure , setting outcome indicators so you know whether you are achieving your… Read More

Volunteer Management Stage 2: Role Descriptions

What do I need to include in a Role Description? 

What are recruitment messages? 

This session will provide practical guidance when preparing descriptions of voluntary roles, and… Read More

Maximising Gift Aid

This session will introduce participants to gift aid and how to maximise their income from it. The aim of the session is to understand the benefits of registering as a charity with HMRC for tax… Read More

Food Safety Hygiene Level 2

Food Hygiene level two course is a food safety course for those involved in the preparation of food. It covers all the basics of food preparation, regulations, precautions and care when preparing… Read More

Evaluation Support Part 3 Creative approaches to evaluation

This session will show participants a range of different creative approaches to evaluation and how to use them as well as understand the steps and principles to follow when developing creative… Read More

Individual Giving

This session will introduce people who have to raise funds for their cause to the range and variety of seeking gifts from individuals.

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Fundraising the Law and Best Practices

This session will introduce people who have to raise funds for their cause to the regulations which controls fundraising in scotland. It will identify the pieces of legislation which regulates… Read More

Volunteer Management Stage 3: Support and Supervision

What is best practice in terms of Support and Supervision? 

How can I deal with challenging situations that arise? 

Join us in our third of four training modules as we explore all… Read More

Evaluation Support Part 4 Telling My Story

The Aim of this workshop is to learn ways to analyse outcome information and work out whether you are delivering your outcomes. As well as learn how to use that information to create a self… Read More

Corporate Fundraising

This session will introduce local organisations to fundraising from the private sector it will identify corporate fundraising opportunities as well as demonstrate an understanding of what attracts… Read More

Community Fundraising

This session will introduce local groups to the potential of generating income through engaging with their community it will cover defining what is meant by community fundraising , introduce a… Read More

Volunteer Management Stage 4: Recruitment and Selection

How can I recruit volunteers for my role? What are the ways I can select volunteers? Join us in our last module as we explore all things recruitment and selection. In this session we will cover:… Read More

Demonstrating Impact with Case Studies

This session will cover any fears about the process of creating a case study , help people to identify their purpose ( or purposes) of their case study , Explore what makes case studies effective… Read More

Fundraising Events

An introduction for people who raise funds for their cause to fundraising through a range of events from Coffee mornings to Gala dinners. This is an introduction to event management, covering… Read More

Volunteer Management - Full Training

The Volunteer Management Course is aimed at organisations who are at a stage where they feel they could benefit from involving volunteers, or in fact already involve volunteers, but would like to… Read More

Fundraising Volunteers

This session will assist participants in their understanding of the value of involving volunteers explain best practice when involving volunteers , begin to develop a volunteering policy and… Read More