Training: Developing a volunteer culture within your organisation

When: September 20, 2018 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Developing an effective and positive volunteer culture can have real benefits for your organisation and this course helps will help you plot out the practical steps you need to take to create one.  At the end of the training session

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Training: Demystifying all the volunteer policies you need

When: May 17, 2018 @ 10:00 – 16:30
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Sometimes it feels that we surround ourselves with policies and they bear little impact on the day-to-day management of our volunteers.  This one-day course will explore exactly what policies you need. You’ll be able to explain the rationale for the

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Training: Getting customer service right for potential volunteers

When: April 12, 2018 @ 11:00 – 12:30
Where: Online Webinar

Customer Service is probably the last thing you think of when you think of your volunteer programme. From day one to day-to-day management there are a lot simple things you can do to make sure the volunteers experience is a

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Training: Managing volunteers at festivals and events

When: June 7, 2018 @ 10:00 – 16:30
Where: Volunteer Ireland, 18 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 WR53, Ireland

Volunteers play a key role in making festivals and events a success. They can fulfil a range of roles: managing your social media, welcoming your guests, finding sponsors or capturing video footage of your event allowing you to promote the

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Training: Managing volunteers at festivals and events

When: March 22, 2018 @ 10:00 – 16:30
Where: Riverside Hotel, Riverside, Sligo, Ireland

Volunteers play a key role in making festivals and events a success. They can fulfil a range of roles: managing your social media, welcoming your guests, finding sponsors or capturing video footage of your event allowing you to promote the

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Training Webinar: Managing volunteers with additional support needs

When: February 22, 2018 @ 14:30 – 16:00
Where: Online Webinar

Not only does everyone have the right to volunteer; everyone has something valuable to contribute.  This course explores the benefits and risks of involving volunteers with additional support needs and how best to manage their integration with current volunteers and

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Training Webinar: Successfully orientating and training volunteers

When: February 22, 2018 @ 11:00 – 12:30
Where: Online Webinar

The early relationship a volunteer has with an organisation has tremendous impact on the future success of the partnership between both. When volunteers are not genuinely welcomed and / or given the information they need to successfully serve the organisation,

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Volunteering Event: Global Microvolunteering Day

When: April 15, 2018 all-day
Where: Worldwide

MICRO VOLUNTEERING DAY Microvolunteering Day is a unique opportunity for microvolunteering platforms, volunteer involved organisations & individuals to join together in a synchronised effort to demonstrate the empowering potential of the microvolunteering concept. It is primarily aimed at: engaging individuals in microvoluntering

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Volunteering Event: International Volunteer Day

International Volunteer Day
When: December 5, 2017 all-day
Where: Worldwide

International Volunteer Day (IVD) December 5th is an international observance designated by the United Nations since 1985. It offers an opportunity for volunteer organisations and individual volunteers to make their contributions visible – at local, national and international levels –

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Volunteering Event: International Volunteer Managers Day

International Volunteer Managers Day 2017
When: November 5, 2017 all-day
Where: Worldwide

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

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