Training and Workshops

Our aim is to link community service organisations with prospective volunteers from the community, and to provide quality training opportunities to ensure a mutually rewarding experience for all participants.

Training for Volunteers

We provide training for volunteers at 4 locations in the South East Region of Melbourne – Glen Waverley, Clayton, Dandenong and Narre Warren.  Most sessions are free of charge, however bookings are essential for all sessions.  All bookings can be made via Eventbrite.com.au.  However, if you are having difficulties please contact our Reception on 9562 0414 and we will assist.

Dates and venues are subject to confirmation.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior as late arrivals may not be admitted.

Introduction to Volunteer Training 2018

Glen Waverley venue:  – (Tuesdays – 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)

February 6th August 7th
March 6th September 4th
April 17th October 2nd
May 15th November 13th
June 5th December 4th
July 3rd  

Clayton Community Centre venue (Wednesday – 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.):  

March 28th  
May 16th  
July 25th  
September 12th  
 November 14th  

 Dandenong Venue – Level 1, 39 Clow Street – (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

February 13th  
April 10th  

Narre Warren Venue – 90-92 Victor Crescent –  (Friday – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. )

February 23rd  May 18th
March 16th  

Sandringham Venue – 2 Sim Street, Sandringham (Friday – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.)-  

April 27th  October 26th
July 27th  

 Workshops for Volunteers 2018 (click on link to register via Eventbrite)

Self Care – Friday, 16 February – Narre Warren 

Boundaries – Tuesday, 27 February – Dandenong

Mindfulness – Wednesday, 21 March –  Glen Waverley

Strategies for Emotional Intelligence – Friday, 6 April – Narre Warren

Loss & Grief – Wednesday, 16 May – Glen Waverley

Understanding Anxiety & Depression – Wednesday, 13 June – Glen Waverley

Boundaries – Wednesday, 22 August – Monash Civic Centre Glen Waverley

Communication Skills – Wednesday, 12 September – Glen Waverley

Customer Service – Wednesday, 10 October – Glen Waverley

 

Workshops for Managers 2018 (click on link to register via Eventbrite)

 Workshops for Managers are available to any non-profit agency who work with volunteers.

NDIS – Are you Ready? –  Wednesday 28  February – Glen Waverley

Coaching & Mentoring Others – Wednesday 28 March – Glen Waverley

Staying Well at Work–  Tuesday 17 April – Dandenong

Team Building – Wednesday 18 April – Glen Waverley

3 R’s – Recruit, Retain & Recognise Volunteers – Friday 20 April – Narre Warren

Mental Health at Work – Wednesday 23 May – Glen Waverley

Conflict Resolution – Wednesday 18 July – Glen Waverley

Workplace Priorities & Time Management – Wednesday 15 August – Glen Waverley

National Standards – Wednesday 17 October – Glen Waverley