Skills training courses for volunteers

Doing voluntary work is richly rewarding and can also help you gain great skills. You might be looking to give back to society or you want to build your work experience. Volunteering helps you build your confidence. If you want to do voluntary work, these courses are for you. 

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Insight into volunteering

Our courses give you insight into volunteering and voluntary organisations, help you explore the roles and learn how to apply for volunteering roles. You’ll learn how to put the skills you gain on your CV.  

From sharing your skills to help others, to building up your experience to get a job. Whatever your reasons for volunteering, an adult education class can help you unlock your potential. 

Skills for volunteers

Our courses cover a wide range of volunteer skills; from safeguarding training to helping people in distress. If you want to do voluntary work, or find training for volunteers, you can find the right course.

It doesn’t matter if you haven’t been in education for years. Our tutors are experts in adult education, and make our courses easy for adult learners.   

Did you know we also do counselling skills courses? These are great training for people in voluntary organisations, and you can find them here.

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Personal Development: Skills for Volunteers

This course will be taught face to face in venue by our highly qualified tutor. This course will enable participants to identify and apply for volunteer opportunities. This fun and engaging course will help to develop learners skills in being able to identify what constitutes as an essential attribute of being a volunteer and how to research to find a potential volunteering opportunity. Learners will be given resources and information to best equip them in making the first steps to becoming a volunteer.

Course Information

Fri 12/04/2024 -
Fri 31/05/2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
7 sessions
Castleford Heritage Trust
Queen's Mill
Aire Street
WF10 1JL
Jane Walton Walton
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In venue
10+ places remaining
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Free to £58.80

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