Volunteer Ireland
Connecting Communities Through Volunteering
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
The health check workshop will help you identify the policies and practices to be put in place to demonstrate good practice within your volunteer programme. Based on Investing in Volunteers (IiV), the national quality standard for volunteer management, the session
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
Virtual Volunteering is carried out online using computers and internet connected devices, usually from afar. The service may be provided virtually but the volunteers are real. More and more organisations are engaging people who want to contribute their skills online.
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
11:00
Microvolunteering Day is recognised every year on April 15th and promotes awareness of the microvolunteering concept and how it can enable worthy causes and individuals to better the world via bite-sized actions. It is a unique opportunity for dedicated microvolunteering
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
10:00
Save the date!  We are delighted to announce that the 2021 National Volunteer Management conference will take place online on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 April 2021.  We’ll have an exciting and engaging programme with a broad range of speakers
Online conference
10:00
Save the date!  We are delighted to announce that the 2021 National Volunteer Management conference will take place online on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 April 2021.  We’ll have an exciting and engaging programme with a broad range of speakers
Online conference
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
Many challenges face Volunteer Involving Organisations, primarily these are around the delivery of face-to-face services by volunteers. While you may be exploring alternative forms of volunteering such as virtual volunteering you should now take the time to also explore delivering
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of safeguarding young people and vulnerable persons. Times of emergency are not a time to be complacent in terms of safeguarding and we must protect those who are most vulnerable
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
10:00
Measuring the impact of volunteering activities is increasingly important as the demand for organisations to evidence impact and outcomes becomes greater. The Volunteer Impact Assessment Toolkit (VIAT) provides information and customisable tools, which organisations of all sizes can use to
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
10:00
The e-learning has been designed to help volunteer involving organisations identify gaps in their current volunteer management practices. Participants should be currently engaging volunteers in their organisation to enable them to get the most from the course. The course is
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
Grab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get. Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
11:00
The health check workshop will help you identify the policies and practices to be put in place to demonstrate good practice within your volunteer programme. Based on Investing in Volunteers (IiV), the national quality standard for volunteer management, the session
Online Webinar
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
00:00
International Volunteer Managers Day (IVM Day) is celebrated globally on November 5 each year. The day is put aside to allow volunteer managers a chance to reflect on and celebrate the critical work they do, and more importantly, it allows
Worldwide
11:00
In this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda
Online Webinar
Mar
5
Fri
2021
e-learning: Volunteer Manager’s Coffee Break @ Online Webinar
Mar 5 @ 11:00 – 12:00

Volunteer Manager's Coffee BreakGrab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get.

Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups will be participant-led, so please come prepared to share and ask questions.

Who is this Coffee Break for?
This online event is aimed at all Volunteer Managers (paid and unpaid, from Ireland and overseas) who engage volunteers in their organisations.

The Coffee Break takes place online using the Zoom platform.  These online sessions take place every second Friday at 11.00 (Irish time)

Register now (limited numbers per session to ensure everyone gets to interact!). You can register for multiple events now, you will get reminders before the event.

 

Mar
9
Tue
2021
e-learning: Conducting a health check of your programme @ Online Webinar
Mar 9 @ 11:00 – 12:30

The health check workshop will help you identify the policies and practices to be put in place to demonstrate good practice within your volunteer programme. Based on Investing in Volunteers (IiV), the national quality standard for volunteer management, the session will introduce you to the IiV standards and accreditation process and give you the opportunity to get started on your organisation’s IiV self-assessment. This workshop is suitable for all organisations interested in implementing best practice within their volunteer programme and for those looking to learn more about the IiV standards and accreditation process.

This webinar will be hosted on Zoom,  details will be sent when you register.

This course is scheduled to take place again on Tuesday 12 October 2021, you can book a ticket for that e-learning if you wish.

Trainer: Terri O’Brien

Mar
19
Fri
2021
e-learning: Volunteer Manager’s Coffee Break @ Online Webinar
Mar 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00

Volunteer Manager's Coffee BreakGrab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get.

Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups will be participant-led, so please come prepared to share and ask questions.

Who is this Coffee Break for?
This online event is aimed at all Volunteer Managers (paid and unpaid, from Ireland and overseas) who engage volunteers in their organisations.

The Coffee Break takes place online using the Zoom platform.  These online sessions take place every second Friday at 11.00 (Irish time)

Register now (limited numbers per session to ensure everyone gets to interact!). You can register for multiple events now, you will get reminders before the event.

 

Mar
23
Tue
2021
e-learning: Fundamentals of Virtual Volunteering @ Online Webinar
Mar 23 @ 11:00 – 13:00

Virtual Volunteering is carried out online using computers and internet connected devices, usually from afar. The service may be provided virtually but the volunteers are real. More and more organisations are engaging people who want to contribute their skills online.

We’ll explore the fundamentals of designing roles, online screening, online communities, how to overcome resistance to online volunteering and we’ll debunk some of the myths surrounding the subject.

Register for this course now

Trainer: Stuart Garland

Mar
30
Tue
2021
e-learning: Fundamentals of Garda Vetting Volunteers @ Online Webinar
Mar 30 @ 11:00 – 12:30

Fundamentals of Garda Vetting webinarIn this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda Vetting volunteers (and employees) correctly and legally within your organisation.

Topics covered will include:

  • Legal requirements for Vetting – who needs to be vetted, who doesn’t?
  • How to register for Garda Vetting
  • How to complete forms correctly and use the online system
  • How to assess which roles get vetted in your organisation
  • Avoiding common mistakes

This course is delivered on multiple dates, please check the training calendar for other dates.

Apr
15
Thu
2021
e-learning: Fundamentals of developing microvolunteering @ Online Webinar
Apr 15 @ 11:00 – 12:30

Fundamentals of MircovolunteeringMicrovolunteering Day is recognised every year on April 15th and promotes awareness of the microvolunteering concept and how it can enable worthy causes and individuals to better the world via bite-sized actions.

It is a unique opportunity for dedicated microvolunteering platforms, volunteer-involving organisations and individuals to join together in a synchronised effort to promote their contributions and demonstrate the power and potential of the microvolunteering concept.

In this e-learning we will explore all aspects of microvolunteering and help you explore how you might introduce roles to engage a broader and more diverse pool of volunteers.

Find out more about Microvolunteering day

Book your place on this e-learning course now

Trainer: Stuart Garland

Apr
16
Fri
2021
e-learning: Volunteer Manager’s Coffee Break @ Online Webinar
Apr 16 @ 11:00 – 12:00

Volunteer Manager's Coffee BreakGrab a cuppa and join your fellow Volunteer Managers for our digital give and get.

Join the team at Volunteer Ireland when we take a coffee break and informally chat about all things volunteering. Please note that these small groups will be participant-led, so please come prepared to share and ask questions.

Who is this Coffee Break for?
This online event is aimed at all Volunteer Managers (paid and unpaid, from Ireland and overseas) who engage volunteers in their organisations.

The Coffee Break takes place online using the Zoom platform.  These online sessions take place every second Friday at 11.00 (Irish time)

Register now (limited numbers per session to ensure everyone gets to interact!). You can register for multiple events now, you will get reminders before the event.

 

Apr
21
Wed
2021
e-learning: National Volunteer Management Conference 2021 @ Online conference
Apr 21 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Save the date for the National Volunteer Management Conference 2021

Save the date!  We are delighted to announce that the 2021 National Volunteer Management conference will take place online on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 April 2021.  We’ll have an exciting and engaging programme with a broad range of speakers as we explore the challenges facing volunteer engagement.  The programme will be announced in early 2021 and tickets will be on sale through our website.

The event is unique as it is the only conference specifically focused on those who lead volunteer engagement in Ireland.

Put the date in your diary now

Apr
22
Thu
2021
e-learning: National Volunteer Management Conference 2021 @ Online conference
Apr 22 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Save the date for the National Volunteer Management Conference 2021

Save the date!  We are delighted to announce that the 2021 National Volunteer Management conference will take place online on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 April 2021.  We’ll have an exciting and engaging programme with a broad range of speakers as we explore the challenges facing volunteer engagement.  The programme will be announced in early 2021 and tickets will be on sale through our website.

The event is unique as it is the only conference specifically focused on those who lead volunteer engagement in Ireland.

Put the date in your diary now

Apr
27
Tue
2021
e-learning: Fundamentals of Garda Vetting Volunteers @ Online Webinar
Apr 27 @ 11:00 – 12:30

Fundamentals of Garda Vetting webinarIn this webinar, we will take you through the fundamentals of Garda Vetting, who needs to be vetted and who doesn’t? At the end of this session, you will have oversight of the legislation and the practical steps of Garda Vetting volunteers (and employees) correctly and legally within your organisation.

Topics covered will include:

  • Legal requirements for Vetting – who needs to be vetted, who doesn’t?
  • How to register for Garda Vetting
  • How to complete forms correctly and use the online system
  • How to assess which roles get vetted in your organisation
  • Avoiding common mistakes

This course is delivered on multiple dates, please check the training calendar for other dates.