TRAINING CALENDAR

Fundamentals of Volunteer Management Webinar SeriesFrom April 1 to 20 July we delivered 19 webinars with 851 attendees and 16 Volunteer Managers Coffee Breaks with 257 attendees.  The Average Score from attendees from 4.7 out of 5. In addition, there were in excess of 22,000 impressions of the recording of the webinars during the response period.  There were 2,281 views of our videos and the total time watched was 8 days, 11 hours and 19 minutes for the timeframe.

Check out some of the feedback from attendees of recent webinars:

  • Feedback to webinar series
    I always find these webinars excellent. It’s always a wonderful opportunity to reflect on current practice and see how one can adopt new practices. The nature of volunteering is that it is constantly changing and it is important to keep up to date
  • My first webinar and it was excellent. Very well presented and delivered.
  • Thank you for a useful and enjoyable session.
  • Thanks for a very informative and effective presentation. Looking forward to completing more training.
  • I think these are important pieces to keep volunteer managers sane as well as reassured and keep learning while working from home, lots of advantages of bite sized training.
  • Thanks for organising this, much helpful!
  • Thank you. It packed the hour – context, strategy, bigger picture and detail.
  • This was an excellent and a much-needed webinar for volunteer professionals and those now finding themselves managing groups of helpers! Well presented too.
  • Very informative webinar – many thanks for making it available.
  • Fantastic support from Volunteer Ireland. VIOs are under pressure to response urgently in these circumstances but volunteer involvement has to be managed safely. Thank you again.
Oct 30 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Nov 4 @ 10:00 – 13:00 Online Webinar
We recognise that the job of leading and managing volunteers can be challenging. It’s frequently an isolating role, with practitioners often getting little support from within their organisations. Covid-19 has added to these challenges, with stress and anxiety more common.
Nov 5 all-day 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
Nov 9 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to be working on an exciting Erasmus+ project to extend the knowledge, understanding and availability of Family Volunteering opportunities. Earlier this year we carried out research across the six partner countries and we look forward to
Nov 11 @ 10:00 – 13:00 Online Webinar
We recognise that the job of leading and managing volunteers can be challenging. It’s frequently an isolating role, with practitioners often getting little support from within their organisations. Covid-19 has added to these challenges, with stress and anxiety more common.
Nov 13 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Nov 17 @ 10:00 – 13:00 Online Webinar
Are you new to volunteer management? Are you finding it a little bit daunting? Not too sure where to start? Join us at this session to take you through the fundamentals of either starting a volunteer programme or improving the
Nov 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
Effective relations between paid staff and volunteers can lead to an enjoyable and productive workplace for both groups. Organisations wishing to involve volunteers need to firstly consult with those individuals with whom the volunteers will be working. Volunteer roles, management
Nov 24 @ 10:00 – 13:00 Online Webinar
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
Nov 27 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Dec 5 all-day 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 –
Dec 8 @ 11:00 – 12:30 Online Webinar
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
Dec 11 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Dec 15 @ 11:00 – 12:30 Online Webinar
Some volunteer programmes are not currently operating or have been curtailed, other volunteer programmes have fundamentally changed or expanded since the start of the pandemic. Volunteer Managers may be finding it a challenge as a programme that they have successfully
Jan 8 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Jan 22 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Feb 5 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Feb 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Mar 5 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Mar 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Apr 2 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Apr 16 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Apr 30 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
May 14 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
May 28 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Jun 11 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Jun 25 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Jul 9 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Jul 23 @ 11:00 – 12:00 Online Webinar
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. P lease note that these small
Nov 5 all-day 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