Volunteering

Volunteering has never been so important!

Are you a community group, project or charity that works with volunteers? Are you looking to start your own community group, but don’t know where to start? Or are you an existing volunteer, looking to boost your skills?

We can deliver FREE online volunteer training. We offer flexible provision covering a range of areas and can work with you to design a tailor-made programme to suit your needs.

Our range of FREE courses are available to learners who live in Lancashire. For residents outside of Lancashire fees will apply, please enquire.

We have programmes for:

Individuals
See our list of online courses available for this autumn opposite or contact us for one-to-one advice and support.

Volunteering Groups
Contact us for advice and support about how to develop your project or on how to get started.

Organisations, Charities & Community Groups
We offer flexible provision covering a range of areas including:

Hygiene and Infection Control in Your Community Setting | Risk Assessment | Introduction to Conflict Management | Customer Service | Mentoring First Aid | Food Safety | Health and Safety | Equality and Diversity | Internet Safety and Social Media Volunteer Coordinator Training | Award in Volunteering Develop a Community Project | Safe and Sound

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Accrington and Rossendale College
Cotton Court Business Centre
Haslingden Community Link
Lancashire Adult Learning
Nelson and Colne College
Online Provision
Preston Quaker Meeting House
Pukar Disability Resource Centre
The Consult Centre
The Sanctuary, Chorley
The Waterside Centre
  • Bitesize: Mentoring
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme is aimed to support learners wishing to work or volunteer in a Mentoring role, in a range of areas from schools, colleges, to drug or alcohol rehabilitation services, and domestic abuse support. The programme has been devised with Level 1 as a basic general introduction to the topics identified with progression to Level 2 for more in-depth learning of the role of a mentor, skills required, agreements, support and how to conduct a mentor meeting....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 15/09/2021
      10:00 to 13:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      THU - 16/09/2021
      10:00 to 13:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      THU - 16/09/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Dementia Awareness
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of Dementia and is delivered by a dementia champion. All participants have the opportunity to become Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friends....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 20/09/2021
      17:30 to 20:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 01/11/2021
      17:30 to 20:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Developing a Community Project
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme is aimed to support people who may be already involved in community projects or new to community projects. Learners are encouraged to attend an introductory session before the course begins to find out about the course and ask any questions....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 14/09/2021
      17:30 to 20:00
      8 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 02/11/2021
      17:30 to 20:00
      8 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get into Volunteering
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    Volunteering is a great way to try new things, meet new people and develop your skills. On top of that, it makes you feel good! You really can make a huge difference to the people you volunteer with and your local community....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      MON - 13/09/2021
      13:00 to 14:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      MON - 13/09/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      THU - 16/09/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      SAT - 18/09/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      THU - 21/10/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      SAT - 23/10/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      MON - 01/11/2021
      13:00 to 14:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      MON - 01/11/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Get into Volunteering (Online)
      THU - 04/11/2021
      10:00 to 11:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Information Advice and Guidance Level 2
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 02/11/2021
      13:30 to 15:30
      12 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £295.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Conflict for Volunteers
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 04/11/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Equality & Diversity
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of the Equality and Diversity with the opportunity to gain a Level 1 accredited Award....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 04/10/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 07/10/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 01/11/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 16/11/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 02/12/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Safeguarding
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of how volunteers can keep safe whilst undertaking volunteer duties....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 23/09/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 28/09/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 11/10/2021
      17:30 to 19:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 13/10/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 09/11/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 22/11/2021
      17:30 to 19:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Mental Health Awareness
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 14/09/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 20/09/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 02/11/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 22/11/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Training for Befrienders
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 13/09/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 22/09/2021
      17:00 to 19:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 04/11/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Volunteer Coordinator Training
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 20/09/2021
      13:30 to 15:30
      10 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Volunteer Training Programme
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme is aimed to support new or existing volunteers. Learners will receive knowledge to support them in their role as a volunteer with the option of undertaking a Level 1 Award in Volunteering. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 20/09/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      5 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 09/11/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      5 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Volunteering Into Employment
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This course is designed to support individuals to develop and articulate their current experiences or future experiences of volunteering to help them gain employment. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 16/09/2021
      13:00 to 15:00
      2 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 11/10/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      2 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 03/11/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      2 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 09/12/2021
      10:00 to 12:00
      2 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
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