Upcoming Training and Events

29 Oct 14

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT FOR VOLUNTEER MANAGERS – Level 1

time: 09:30 to 16:00 location: City West Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street, West Perth.

This one day session builds on VWA’s Basic Training: “Key Issues” and “National Standards” and is the first in the HRM series for Volunteer Managers and Coordinators.  It covers:

  • The importance of knowing and following identified policies and practices and adapting them for your volunteers

  • Reporting unethical conduct and working within a relevant legal and ethical framework

  • Conflict:  identifying the cause, establishing and implementing strategies for dealing with conflict, and evaluating the response and outcome

  • Dealing with grievances

  • Dealing with tricky situations

  • Integrating volunteers in the workplace with paid workers

Cost: $110 (inc GST) for financial members of Volunteering WA/ $154 (inc GST) for non financial or non members.


29 Oct 14

Step into Volunteering – Joondalup 29/10/14

time: 17:00 to 18:00 location: Training room 1, Joondalup Public Library, 102 Boas Ave, Joondalup WA 6027

The Step into Volunteering is an informal introduction to volunteering. It is of particular value to those who are volunteering for the first time and those who are seeking different volunteer experiences. Come along to this free session and learn about:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The volunteering opportunities available
  • Identifying the skills that you have to contribute to volunteering
  • Rights and responsibilities of volunteers and volunteer involving agencies
  • How to find the right volunteering position

To book into a session please call the Joondalup Volunteer Resource Centre on 9400 4734 or click here to register through the City of Joondalup website.


30 Oct 14

Step into Volunteering – Joondalup 30/10/14

time: 10:30 to 11:30 location: Training room 1, Joondalup Public Library, 102 Boas Ave, Joondalup WA 6027

The Step into Volunteering is an informal introduction to volunteering. It is of particular value to those who are volunteering for the first time and those who are seeking different volunteer experiences. Come along to this free session and learn about:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The volunteering opportunities available
  • Identifying the skills that you have to contribute to volunteering
  • Rights and responsibilities of volunteers and volunteer involving agencies
  • How to find the right volunteering position

To book into a session please call the Joondalup Volunteer Resource Centre on 9400 4734 or click here to register through the City of Joondalup website.


10 Nov 14

Step into Volunteering - West Perth 10/11/14

time: 17:30 to 18:30 location: Room 7, City West Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, 6005

The Step into Volunteering is free informal introduction to volunteering. It is of particular value to those who are volunteering for the first time and those who are seeking different volunteer experiences. Come along to this free session and learn about:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The volunteering opportunities available
  • Identifying the skills that you have to contribute to volunteering
  • Rights and responsibilities of volunteers and volunteer involving agencies
  • How to find the right volunteering position  

To book into a session please call Gilda on 9482 4304 or click on register below.


27 Nov 14

Step into Volunteering – Joondalup 27/11/14

time: 10:30 to 11:30 location: Training room 1, Joondalup Public Library, 102 Boas Ave, Joondalup WA 6027

The Step into Volunteering is an informal introduction to volunteering. It is of particular value to those who are volunteering for the first time and those who are seeking different volunteer experiences. Come along to this free session and learn about:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The volunteering opportunities available
  • Identifying the skills that you have to contribute to volunteering
  • Rights and responsibilities of volunteers and volunteer involving agencies
  • How to find the right volunteering position

To book into a session please call the Joondalup Volunteer Resource Centre on 9400 4734 or click here to register through the City of Joondalup website.


10 Dec 14

Step into Volunteering - West Perth 10/12/14

time: 17:30 to 18:30 location: Room 7, City West Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, 6005

The Step into Volunteering is free informal introduction to volunteering. It is of particular value to those who are volunteering for the first time and those who are seeking different volunteer experiences. Come along to this free session and learn about:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The volunteering opportunities available
  • Identifying the skills that you have to contribute to volunteering
  • Rights and responsibilities of volunteers and volunteer involving agencies
  • How to find the right volunteering position  

To book into a session please call Gilda on 9482 4304 or click on register below.