Our charity training equips you with the latest techniques and practical guidance, giving you the confidence to get back to your work and make a real difference for those you're there for.
Tuesday 16 January – Data Protection and Confidentiality
This course will equip you with the knowledge and understanding to ensure your organisation complies with the law and good practice on data protection and confidentiality.
Tuesday 16 January – Moving into Management
Never has the saying been truer than when it comes to management. Making the transition from led to leader can be tough. But it’ll be a lot easier if you have some basic skills and techniques under your belt.
Wednesday 17 January – NEW – Personal Effectiveness: Mastering Time Management and Administration
For staff at all levels, learn the fundamentals of time management, the skills and knowledge of administration to make you more productive, more effective and more successful.
Wednesday 17 January – Finance for Non-Finance Managers
Do you look at lines of figures in your charity's accounts and see random numbers floating across the page?
Thursday 18 January – Practical Project Management
This course introduces every aspect of good project management, including planning, budgets, people management, measuring and demonstrating success, plus much more. You’ll leave the course with the confidence to begin managing your own small projects, or to manage better those you are already involved with. You’ll soon be able to identify your successes and strengths, while finding ways to work on your personal weaknesses.
Tuesday 23 January – NEW – Impact: Understanding and Quantifying your Social Value
This comprehensive course will show you how to understand the value your projects create, and how to measure the concrete differences they make.
Tuesday 23 January – Proposal Writing: Developing your Skills
This course moves on from simply writing good fundraising applications to how to make yours really shine and attract the attention needed to guarantee a ‘yes’. You’ll work on your own trust proposals, learning what you may have got wrong and how to improve every aspect of your application. This is a fully hands-on course, not just a list of tips and techniques. Learn in one day everything you need to hugely improve your success rate.
Wednesday 24 January – NEW – Advanced Training and Presentation Skills
For those who already have some experience of designing and delivering training and presentations, high staff engagement and development is a fundamental part of any successful organistaion, how you deliver training and presentations to staff will impact how well your staff engagement plans go. This course will support you to develop your skills and take your game to the next level.
Wednesday 24 January – Maximising Support from Trusts and Foundations
If you know how trusts and foundations think you’ll understand how to get money from them.
Thursday 25 January – Increasing Corporate Support and Sponsorship
Good corporate support isn't about simply asking hopefully. The best corporate-charity partnerships – and the ones that pay off – are all about building relationships. This practical short course will show you how.
Thursday 25 January – Fundraising with Digital Marketing
Beginners responsible for developing donors who are seeking to develop their practical digital marketing expertise and knowledge, this course will help you better understand the media available and how to adapt your messages to maximise the returns from each channel.
Friday 26 January – NEW – Marketing and Communication Skills for Small Charities
This course is useful for those who have or are starting their own small charity or work in one and want to understand more about marketing and communication tips to make their organisation run more successfully.
Tuesday 30 January – Fundraising Event Management
Fundraising events can be great fun, but they bring with them hard work and risk. How do you ensure your gala dinner, comedy night, fundraiser or conference goes off successfully?
Tuesday 30 January – Step into Fundraising
This root-and-branch overview training course of effective fundraising practice is a great introduction to the terrain, with concrete tips and ideas you can put into action when you get back to the office.
Tuesday 30 January – Support and Supervision of Staff 2
This course will set you on your way. Designed for team leaders who have been managing for some time, it will give you two days to step back, assess your performance – and how you can improve, benefiting your own career as well as your organisation.