This handy mailing comes out every 4 weeks and now focuses purely on a checklist of all the training and development events that we have on the website. If you have any courses you would like us to include, just complete one of our event forms

FEATURED NEWS

Your treasurer could really benefit from Holy Brook Associates’ training, looking at the role of treasurer. It will help you find out more or give an important refresher about what the role involves.

Also look our for spreadsheet training this month, this will help make life easier when managing your data.

TRAINING EVENTS

Details of courses and other upcoming development opportunities from our website:

  • 23 January 2018 Trustee Training
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Free training suitable for new and existing trustees and an introduction for anyone thinking of taking on the role. You will leave with an improved knowledge of what the position entails along with how to limit any liability you might face.

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  • 7 February 2018 Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering
    TrainingEarley CResCent Community Association
    A one-day course for people in the voluntary sector and community groups. This qualification will benefit anyone working in a situation where …

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  • 8 February 2018 Workshop: Data Protection for Charities – get ready for GDPR!
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    A practical workshop to help Reading-based charities and community groups understand their responsibility towards Data Protection and how the new GDPR coming into force next year will affect them.

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  • 20 February 2018 Introduction to English Language & Culture – 5-week course
    TrainingEarley CResCent Community Association
    A free 5-week introductory course for adults who have recently arrived in the UK and want to improve their English and learn …

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  • 21 February 2018 Emergency First Aid at Work
    TrainingEarley CResCent Community Association
    A one day course for people in the voluntary sector and community groups. Intended outcomes: knowledge of appropriate procedures recognise and treat …

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  • 22 February 2018 Setting up a Social Enterprise – Workshop
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Have you considered setting up a business with a social mission? If so, a social enterprise model might be right for you. …

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  • 27 February 2018 RAN Quality Standard Workshop
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    RVA is partnering with Reading Advice Network (RAN) to deliver this one day workshop for advice-giving organisations in Reading to enable those in leadership positions in RAN member, or potential member, organisations, to understand and prepare for the RAN Quality Standard

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  • 5 March 2018 RBC Food Hygiene Training
    TrainingReading Borough Council (RBC)
    Reading Borough Council is offering a full day Food Safety and Food Hygiene Training in March 2018, which may be of interest …

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  • 7 March 2018 FSI Small Charity Training – Fundraising from Trusts and Foundations
    TrainingThe Foundation for Social Improvement
    The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) are coming to Reading for the first time to deliver one of their most popular and heavily subsidised training courses: How to fundraise from Trusts and Foundations. This course will take place at RVA and is expected to book up fast!

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  • 8 March 2018 Treasurer Training
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    If you are new to the role of treasurer for a charity or community group, would like to be sure you're doing the right thing, or would like to find out more about being a treasurer this course is for you.

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  • 8 March 2018 Costing Your Services – workshop for voluntary and community groups
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Increasingly charities need to consider the cost per unit of their services and the most effective way of pricing their services. This workshop will give you an overview of how to do this effectively in the current funding climate, and will be helpful for new and existing charities and community groups.

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  • 13 March 2018 Workshop: Data Protection for Charities – get ready for GDPR!
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    A practical workshop to help Reading-based charities and community groups understand their responsibility towards Data Protection and how the new GDPR coming into force on 25 May 2018 in the UK.

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  • 10 April 2018 DBS Workshop
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    FREE DBS workshop for voluntary and community groups - find out when DBS checks are required, what is 'regulated activity', the different levels of disclosure, how to fill in the form and how to use the update service.

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  • 1 May 2018 Trustee Training
    TrainingReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Free training suitable for new and existing trustees and an introduction for anyone thinking of taking on the role. You will leave with an improved knowledge of what the position entails along with how to limit any liability you might face.

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