CVS Cheshire East – Training & Events Update October 2013


Introduction to Becoming A Trustee
Tuesday 15th October, 10am -12pm at CVS Cheshire East, Sandbach

Are you thinking of becoming a trustee or want to know more about the role and responsibilities of being a trustee for a small group or charity? Why not come along to our introductory session and find out more. Cost: Free.

Emergency First Aid at Work
Thursday 17th October, 9.30am -4pm at Christian Concern, Hightown, Crewe

This full day course is for anyone who requires an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate. It is HSE approved and certified. Certification is valid for 3 years. Cost: £45 for members & £60 for non-members.

Cost Benefit Analysis
Wednesday 23rd October, 10am – 4pm at CVS Cheshire East, Sandbach

Introduction to Cost Benefit Analysis – calculating social value. Cost: Free

Help! I’m A New Volunteer
Monday 28th October, 10am -12pm at CVS Cheshire East, Crewe

This short session is for anyone who is new to volunteering or about to become a volunteer. Cost: Free.

Introduction to Writing Grant Applications
Friday 15th November, 10.30am -1pm at Peaks & Plains Housing Trust, Macclesfield

This introductory session is aimed at groups and individuals who are new to writing grant applications and bids or have not applied for sometime and would like a refresher. Cost: Free

Getting the Most from Your Social Media
Thursday 5th December, 10am -1pm at CVS Cheshire East, Sandbach

Would you like to do more with your organisation’s social media? This session is aimed at community and voluntary groups who already use social media but would like to find ways of getting the most out of it. Cost: £20 for members & £45 for non-members.

Coming in the New Year……Volunteers & the Law, Recruiting Young Volunteers, Grant Writing, Event Planning and many more! Look out for the new training calendar coming in early December!!!

Events – Your Space Networks

Your Space – A series of network sessions that enables Voluntary, Community & Faith organisations to come together to learn, connect and share information and experiences.

Fundraising Network – Approaching Businesses for Funding  – Wednesday 6th November, 10am -12pm at CVS Cheshire East, Sandbach

This event is currently full – please contact either Tina Cartlidge or Heidi Bibby to register your interest and we will arrange either a larger venue or a further session.

Trustee Network – Some Questions Trustees Need to Ask – led by Sir Graham Melmouth – Thursday 7th November, 7.30pm at The Hall at Marthall, Nr. Knutsford

If you need any further information about our training and events please visit our website or contact Heidi Bibby – Learning & Development Officer.
Telephone: 01270 211545