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Attracting and Managing Volunteers

Course Duration: ONE DAY
Finding and keeping effective teams. Volunteers are the lifeblood of many community organisations, and managing them effectively is every bit as important and challenging as managing paid staff.

This engaging workshop looks at how we can better manage and retain our valuable volunteers and provides a suite of tools and resources to support supervisors to do a great job.

Course content includes:

  • Understand why people volunteer
  • Structure a great volunteer program
  • Types of volunteering
  • Volunteer policy
  • Better job descriptions
  • Selection and job-matching
  • Preparing and inducting volunteers
  • OHS and legal issues with volunteers
  • Managing performance
  • Thanks, recognition and retention

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Individual bookings

See our calendar for all scheduled courses & book a space online now.

Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

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