Training Opportunities for Volunteers and Staff
If you are interested in Online training, please go to: Volunteers Together North Lanarkshire section for more information about new Volunteer Champions opportunity.
VANL is currently looking for Volunteer Champions, who will be involved in updating our Community Connector Platform using their local knowledge, together with helping to run the Volunteers Together Events and facilitation of online meetings and discussions.
Community Circle Training.
Community Circle offers Leadership Training in your community.
It is excellent training for committed volunteers.
20th March 10am to 4pm
9th 10th April 10am to 4pm
For more information please call 01414401005.
Bike Ride Leader Training, Hamilton - Make Your Way Hamilton, Hamilton Palace
Sports Ground, 13 Keith Street Hamilton ML3 7BL, Sat 10 March, 9am - 5pm.
Join us to learn the skills needed to become a bike riding leader or
instructor. By doing so, you will be able to help more people enjoy the
experience of bike riding! All welcome, no experience required. Repeated
in Larkhall, Sat 10 Feb – see above. Free with booking essential, tickets available from:
|For more information please contact:
Airdrie Citizens Advice Bureau
14 Anderson Street
Tel: 01236 754109
Fax: 01236 754376
Limited spaces are available for the next ‘Lifestyle management’ course beginning on 16 April at St Andrew’s Parish Church Hall, Merry Street, Motherwell. The course is aimed at anyone over 17 years-of-age in Lanarkshire who is living with a long-term condition.
The ten-week course (one, ...Read the rest of this topic
We hope you all had a lovely relaxing and fun time over the festive season with families and friends. It’s the second week back to work for many of us and it will soon feel as if Christmas was months ago! So back to the business – our training programme was circulated in ...Read the rest of this topic
Volunteering Matters is running a training course for volunteers in November 2017. They are looking for another 3 or 4 volunteers to complete this training group.
Ideally volunteers who have a particular interest in supporting children and young people.
The Volunteering Matters (formerly CSV) ...Read the rest of this topic
In partnership with Granada University, Generations Working Together (GWT) are delighted to be able to offer the second accredited on-line course:
International Certificate in Intergenerational Learning!
Dates: 7th Nov -18th Dec 2017
Duration: 6 weeks
Fees: £100...Read the rest of this topic
Currently we are looking for volunteers to take part in our online training ‘trial session’.
No special training or experience is required. You will be with us for around 20-30 min
to test the technology, give us some ideas and provide us with valuable feedback near the end of this ...Read the rest of this topic
It is not a Integration Programme, however very valuable resource.
A collaborative project with HND Legal Services students from New College Lanarkshire, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service and Police Scotland.
New Arrival? Learning to live in a different country can be difficult....Read the rest of this topic
What is Reeltime Music?
Reeltime Music is a charity that exists to create and provide opportunities for
disadvantaged young people in the creative industries which will have an impact on
their personal, social and career skills.
What does this project involve?
Reeltime have recently partnered up with ...Read the rest of this topic
SQA Digital Learning Guides
Please find attached a really helpful suite of digital learning guides which are free and do not require any log-in or registration.
They are particularly useful as support for volunteers, carers and other community workers who encourage people to explore and ...Read the rest of this topic
29th Aug 2017 at Castle Rock Housing Association Ltd, Market Court, Princess Mary Road, Haddington, EH41 3NW (£40)Read the rest of this topic
suicideTALK is a short exploration and awareness-raising session of one to three hours. It is flexible to meet the needs of each group. suicideTALK is aimed at all members and groups within communities.
It is practice-oriented and allows open and honest dialogue for anyone interested in ...Read the rest of this topic
Do you work with vulnerable householders who are struggling to heat their homes and pay their fuel bills? Home Energy Scotland’s Community Liaison team are running a free training workshop to inspire people and organisations across Lanarkshire to work in partnership to tackle the challenge of expensive energy bills.
Please find attached information about a free training event- ‘Tackling fuel Poverty’.
In coordination with NLC we have arranged several dates for training in Alcohol & Substance Misuse (Level 1, and Level 2), and Recovery Oriented System of Care. Each of these three courses are full day, and will be held at the Edward Lawson Centre in Coltness. We have set aside the ...Read the rest of this topic
Macmillan in Lanarkshire is looking for volunteers who can give two to three hours per week to lead their Gentle Movement classes for people affected by cancer.
The advice used to be “rest is best”, however research shows that moving more can actually help recovery and improve symptoms....Read the rest of this topic
Please find attached VANL Organisational Development Training Programme August - December 2017.