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.

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

  • Volunteering Award (Online Flexible Learning)
    Volunteering
    This course is aimed at volunteers both new and experienced to gain an accredited qualification.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: £45.00
  • Developing a Community Project (Online Flexible Learning)
    Volunteering

    This course has been specifically designed to support volunteers, both new and experienced, to develop a community project.

    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MON - 19/10/2020
      09:30 to 12:00
      6 week course
      Cost: FREE
  • Get into Mentoring (Online Flexible Learning)
    Volunteering

    This course has three levels and learners can choose to progress through all the levels or stop at one.

    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Get into Volunteering - South Ribble (Live Online Classroom)
    Volunteering
    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.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Get into Volunteering - South Ribble (Online)
      MON - 07/09/2020
      11:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Hyndburn and Ribble Valley (Online)
      TUE - 08/09/2020
      11:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - West Lancs (Online)
      TUE - 08/09/2020
      14:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Lancaster and Morecambe (Online)
      WED - 09/09/2020
      11:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Chorley (Online)
      THU - 10/09/2020
      11:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Burnley. Pendle and Rossendale (Online)
      FRI - 11/09/2020
      13:00 to 14:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Various (Online)
      TUE - 03/11/2020
      11:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Preston (Online)
      TUE - 03/11/2020
      14:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Get into Volunteering - Various (Online)
      WED - 04/11/2020
      14:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
  • Volunteer Coordinator Training (Online Flexible Learning)
    Volunteering

    This programme is aimed to support volunteer coordinators, whose role it is to support other volunteers. The volunteer coordinators are also volunteering and give up their time to support others.

    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Volunteer Training Programme (Online Flexible Learning)
    Volunteering
    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.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE

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