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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

Committee Member Training
This course will include an introduction to the general roles and responsibilities of a committee;

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19 March, 2020 - 18:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

Are you up to date on Volunteering and the Law?

If you manage volunteers and would like to find out more about the law and good practice as it affects volunteering, book on to our 1-day Volunteering and the Law course. The course will include information on:

  • Employees and volunteers - understanding the difference
  • Remuneration and the National Minimum Wage
  • Reimbursement of expenses
  • Volunteer agreements
  • Recruitment and vetting
  • Equality and diversity
  • Health and Safety
  • Insurance
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24 March, 2020 - 10:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

Do you know your Indices of Multiple Deprivation from your JSNA, if not then this training session might be for you. This workshop will look at the kinds of national and local statistics you might use as evidence of need in a grant application.  

Aim

To improve your chances of getting a grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Have an overview of the types of statistics that are available

How to use these statistics in a grant application

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22 April, 2020 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

If you manage volunteers don’t miss out on this half day course which will increase your skills and confidence in addressing difficult issues with volunteers and challenging effectively.

The course will:

  • Explore effective communication and how to have constructive conversations
  • Help you to choose and use questions effectively
  • Develop your understanding of different models of feedback...
11 May, 2020 - 09:30
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

In addition to Child Protection and Safeguarding the course will explore the links between Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding.

This course will help you to

  • Understand definitions of abuse and child protection, as well as signs and symptoms
  • Know how to make a child protection referral
  • Understand your responsibilities as a voluntary/community group
  • Understand the responsibilities of other agencies in Salford
  • Look at the Salford Safeguarding Standards and relate them to the activities of your voluntary/ community group

Who should attend...

12 May, 2020 - 09:30
Training
St Sebastian Community Centre

This workshop will focus on the Children in Need grants. BBC Children in Need awards grants each year to organisations supporting disadvantaged children and young people in the UK.

Aim

To improve your chances of getting a Children in Need  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 is needed to fill in the form
12 May, 2020 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

The course we deliver is a Basic Awareness Course and is in line with the competencies for Alerters/Level One as defined in the Salford All Agency Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework.

We have recently reviewed the course and it now includes an exercise on the combined Safeguarding Standards for the Community and Voluntary Sector.

The Course Aims

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

Learning Outcomes

  • Learners will ...
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19 May, 2020 - 09:30
Training
Salford Lads' Club

Do you need to set a budget for your organisation but don’t know where to start? The course is for small organisations who need to set a budget for an organisation or project.

We will look at:

  • What is a budget and why organisations need them
  • Different types of budgets
  • Creating income & expenditure and cash flow budgets
  • Responsibilities for budgets
  • Reviewing and amending budgets

Aims: To provide participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to enable them to create budgets

Learning Outcomes: All participants at the end...

8 June, 2020 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

Applying for funding is for many organisations an essential yet time consuming task. with so many guidelines and questions how do you navigate your way through it all?

In this practical session you will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and confidence of how to write a good funding bid.

Aim

To improve confidence and skills in completing a funding application

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17 June, 2020 - 10:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

The course we deliver is a Basic Awareness Course and is in line with the competencies for Alerters/Level One as defined in the Salford All Agency Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework.

We have recently reviewed the course and it now includes an exercise on the combined Safeguarding Standards for the Community and Voluntary Sector.

The Course Aims

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

Learning Outcomes

  • Learners will ...
  • Increase...
1 July, 2020 - 09:30
Training
Broughton Hub

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

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk

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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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