Salford CVS Events & Training

Salford CVS Events & Training

Our training is only available for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in Salford, or those with Salford beneficiaries. If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend one of our training sessions please contact us

*** Due to the length and nature of the course it has been decided to deliver the training over 3 modules. 

The dates are the 18th, 20th and 25h January. You must be able to attend the first module to receive the Zoom invite to the following modules.  A reminder email and Zoom invite will be sent out a day before the training is due to take place. ***


18 January, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

The pandemic forced many organisations to quickly rethink and restructure the services we deliver.  This session will look at how we can review our services taking into account:

  • The different needs and experiences of our communities.
  • How to design services...
19 January, 2021 - 09:30
Zoom (Online)

*** Due to the length and nature of the course it has been decided to deliver the training over  2 modules. 

Module Two will be delivered on the 26th January. You must be able to attend both modules.  A reminder email and Zoom invite will be sent before the training is due to take place for both modules. ***

Aim of Session

To give workers in the voluntary and community sector a basic yet effective awareness of how to adequately safeguard and protect children. 

Learning Outcomes

As a result of...

19 January, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

The charity sector is becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyber fraud. 22% of charities reported a cyber-attack or breach over the last 12 months and the average cost to a charity of a cybersecurity breach has been calculated to be around £1,030. However, more alarmingly, it is estimated that the percentage of organisations who do not realise they have been targeted is much, much higher.

Cybercriminals will often target smaller organisations who think they are too small to attract attention and so have no basic security procedures in place at all.

So, time to do something about it!


26 January, 2021 - 13:00
Zoom (Online)

The aim of this training is to enable you to have wellbeing conversations with people you know aged 50+ in Salford. (Family, friends, neighbours and acquaintances)

Please make sure you view the short 6 min wellbeing conversation film at youtube...

29 January, 2021 - 13:00

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:


29 January, 2021 - 15:00
Zoom (Online)

This workshop will focus on the Awards For All Grant. This grant is for smaller organisations and grants are for between £300 and £10,000. The session will go through the funding criteria and the application form looking at how you can maximise your chances of getting this grant.


To improve your chances of getting an Awards For All  grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Identify if they meet the criteria for the grant
  • Understand what the funder is looking for
  • Understand what...
3 February, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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