Interactive Learning Bites

Our range of online interactive learning bites cover topics from our face to face training courses.

These learning bites are 2 hour live sessions delivered by one of Volunteer Scotland Practice Team via zoom. We have a range of courses and dates scheduled into 2022.

As we continue to work from home and adapt to changes we have made the decision to introduce a small charge for our courses in order to maintain new developments.

The cost of each session is determined by your organisations annual income. Cost per delegate and session will be as follows:

Estimated annual organisation income Cost per delegate & training session
Less  than £100k Free
Between £100k - £500k £22.00
Over £500k £35.00

Discounts will be available for multiple course bookings contact us more information.
 

Available Sessions

Click to view more information on each course, available dates and booking link:

  • Developing a Volunteer Culture

    This session will be focusing on your organisations volunteer culture and how aspects of culture might impact upon someone’s experience of volunteering. 

    Available dates:

    • Thursday 29th April 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Tuesday 6th July 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Wednesday 15th September 2021
      10:00-12:00

    Book here

  • Developing Volunteer Roles

    This session is for practitioners to come together to share practice and look at good practice, focusing on how to develop volunteer roles and create role descriptions.

    Available dates:

    • Tuesday 4th May 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Wednesday 14th July 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Thursday 23rd September 2021
      14:00-16:00

    Book here

  • Developing Volunteer Strategy

    This session will explain the purpose and benefits of a volunteering strategy.

    Available dates:

    • Wednesday 12th May 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Thursday 22nd July 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Tuesday 28th September 2021
      10:00-12:00

    Book here

  • Involving and matching volunteers to roles/tasks

    This session will be focusing on how to involving and matching volunteers to roles/tasks.

    Available dates:

    • Tuesday 13th April 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Wednesday 23rd June 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Thursday 2nd September 2021
      10:00-12:00

    Book here

  • Managing Difficult Situations

    This session is for practitioners to come together to share practice and look at good practice, focusing on how to managing volunteer difficult situations. We aim to make all online sessions interactive.

    Available dates:

    • Thursday 3rd June 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Thursday 12th August 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    Book here

  • Planning for Volunteering

    This session will focus on resources to support a volunteer programme and look at what should be included in a volunteer policy. 

    Available dates:

    • Wednesday 21st April 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Thursday 1st July 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Tuesday 7th September 2021
      14:00-16:00

    Book here

  • Supporting Volunteers

    This session is for practitioners to come together to share practice and look at good practice. Identify and apply the right support methods for the individual. We aim to make all online sessions interactive.

    Available dates:

    • Thursday 8th April 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Tuesday 15th June 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Wednesday 25th August 2021
      14:00-16:00

    Book here

  • Volunteer Change Management

    This session is for practitioners to come together to share practice and look at good practice. We aim to make all online sessions interactive.

    Available dates:

    • Wednesday 9th June 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Tuesday 17th August 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    Book here

  • Volunteer Induction

    This session will be focusing on how to develop a positive volunteer induction.

    Available dates:

    • Tuesday 25th May 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    • Wednesday 4th August 2021
      14:00 - 16:00

    Book here

  • Volunteers Mental Wellbeing

    The aim of this session is to raise the awareness of mental health and wellbeing within our volunteer programmes.

    Available dates:

    • Thursday 20th May 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    • Tuesday 27th July 2021
      10:00 - 12:00

    Book here