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 & Rossendale College
Accrington and Rossendale College
Accrington Library
Adlington Library
Age Concern Lancashire (LFClub)
Ashton Walled Gardens
​​Eavesdale Childrens Centre Skelmersdal
Bamber Bridge Library
Barrowford Library
Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
Buttermere Community Centre Chorley
Chatburn Library
Chorley Library
Cleveleys Group Practice
Cleveleys Library
Clitheroe Castle Museum
Clitheroe Library
Coal Clough Library
Colne Citadel
Coppull Library
Cotton Court Business Centre
Eccleston Library
Euxton Parish Community Centre
Fleetwood Library
Fulwood Library
Garstang Library
Good Life Allotments and Hut Nelson
Guild Lodge, Lancashire Care, Preston
Haslingden Library
Heysham Library
Howick House (Galloways)
Ingol Library
Intact Centre - Preston
Kingsfold Library
Kirkham Library
Knott End Library
Lancashire Adult Learning
Linkbridge Community Support Centre
Longridge Library
Longton Library
Lytham Library
Nelson and Colne College
Offshoots Community Garden Burnley
Online Provision
Ormskirk Library
Oswaldtwistle Library
Parbold Library
Poulton Library
Preston Community Hub
Priory Lane Community Centre
Sahara in Preston Ltd
Shores Hey Farm Briercliffe
Sion Baptist Church - Burnley
St Aidens Church Christian Larder
St Ambrose Halls for All Leyland
St Laurence's Church Hall - Chorley
St Mary's Community Centre Leyland
St Matthews with Holy Trinity CE Church
St Michael's CE High School, Chorley
Tarleton Library
The Bake House Clitheroe
The Foxton Centre Preston
The Hub at Padiham
The Waterside Centre
Thornton Library
Valley Street Community Centre
Vanguard Centre Burnley
Various venues across Lancashire
Wellness Hub @ Deepdale Preston
Whalley Library
Whalley Old Grammar School Community Cen
Whitefield Infant School & Nursery Unit
Whitworth Library
  • Bookkeeping Skills Level 1
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    This course is designed for learners seeking the skills and knowledge needed to work in the world of business particularly the accountancy sector. It provides learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments which require bookkeeping. You may choose that you want to work for an organisation, or become a self-employed bookkeeper once fully qualified. The course will cover a wide range of subject areas to give you a great insig...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington & Rossendale College
      THU - 16/03/2023
      09:30 to 12:00
      11 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £195.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Confidence & Resilience Training
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 08/12/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Confidence in Employability
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Buttermere Community Centre Chorley
      TUE - 28/02/2023
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • CV/Application Masterclass
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Buttermere Community Centre Chorley
      TUE - 14/03/2023
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Dealing with Stress
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Heysham Library
      WED - 08/02/2023
      09:30 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Debt Management and Budgeting
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Buttermere Community Centre Chorley
      TUE - 07/03/2023
      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 Business Administration
    Volunteering
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington & Rossendale College
      MON - 05/12/2022
      18:00 to 20:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Safeguarding & Prevent
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    This programme is aimed to support people who require further knowledge in the area of safeguarding and Prevent. This could be for your job role, or it could be that you are aiming to improve your skills for your job seeking journey. Prevent is a government policy aimed at protection from terrorism and extremism. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 19/01/2023
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity (EQUAL)
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Event Planning
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    This course is aimed at people who want to go into the event management industry or want to set up an event malmanagement company of their own. It can also support people who wish to simply learn how an event is set up and ran as well as evaluated. This is an excellent opportunity to gain an accredited level 2 qualification as well as access to an award-winning online e-learning platform. You are able to learn at your own pace yet have the support from qualified teachers. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    This programme is aimed to support learners who work or volunteer in an advice role, in a range of areas from careers guidance or pastoral support in schools or colleges, to supporting clients in areas such as drug or alcohol rehabilitation services; with family or confidence issues and clients who require domestic abuse support. The focus is on determining the Clients requirements and ensuring relevant signposting or referral to other agencies ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration (EQUAL)
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    This course is designed to enable people to gain an overall view of customer service. It will provide you with the skills required by employers to work in a wide range of job roles. You will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out customer service related tasks such as how to manage information and even support events. This is a good all round customer service qualification which will help you gain the basics to support your CV applications across a huge sector of employment opportunitie...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    This course is aimed at people who want to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding of team leading. This can support them to progress onto other qualifications, employment or apprenticeships in any sector. It is a great professional development. You are able to learn at your own pace yet have the support from qualified teachers....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      09/01/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/02/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      06/03/2023
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Positive & Effective Communication
    Volunteering
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
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