Training

Wellbeing Hacks: Listening Skills

Wellbeing Hacks: Listening Skills – Monday 4th October 2021 10am to 12pm

This one-day workshop focuses on a key but often ignored communication skill: focused listening.

This event is for CWVA member organisations only. Not a member? Join HERE

Understand the listening process in the context of facilitating effective interactions with others by identifying your barriers to listening and practicing skills and attitudes which facilitate effective listening.

To book your place, please click HERE

Date

04/10/2021

Time

10am - 12pm

Training

External Event: Growing Great Ideas Information Session

Growing Great Ideas Information Session – Thursday 7 October 2021 12pm – 1pm

National Lottery Community Fund: Growing Great Ideas – Supporting transformational, long-term change.

Read more about the fund HERE

The minimum grant size is £150,000. The minimum length is two years. Funding can be available for up to ten years in some circumstances.

Sign up to an information session about the fund HERE

Date

07/10/2021

Time

12pm - 1pm

Training

Emergency First Aid

Emergency First Aid – Friday 8th October 2021 9:30am – 3:30pm

Subsidised accredited First Aid Course, valid for 3 years. Gain the skills and confidence to deal with minor incidents and major emergencies

This course is for people who want to learn how to deal with accidents, injuries and medical conditions involving an adult. It’s a very practical course that encourages you to have a go at treating people who are experiencing life-threatening situations.

The training session will be held at:

The Chester Bluecoat Charity
The Bluecoat
Upper Northgate Street
Chester
CH1 4EE

Email: office@thechesterbluecoatcharity.co.uk

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

08/10/2021

Time

9:30am - 3:30pm

Training

Meet the Funder: Cheshire Community Foundation

Meet the Funder: Cheshire Community Foundation – Tuesday 12 October 2021 2pm to 4pm

This event is for CWVA member organisations only. Not a member? Join NOW

Join us for a Q&A with Cheshire Community Foundation.

Cheshire Community Foundation (CCF) raises funds to support hundreds of amazing small charities and voluntary groups across the whole of Cheshire and Warrington.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

12/10/2021

Time

2pm to 4pm

Training

External Event: How to recruit trustees for your charity board with Lynn Cadman

How to recruit trustees for your charity board with Lynn Cadman – Wednesday 13 October 2021 4:30pm – 5:30pm 

This 1 hour session will give you an introduction into how to recruit trustees for your charity board. It will be a whistle stop tour of all the things you need to do – with our FREE best practice guide available to you to help you every step of the way.

The session will be led by our trainer, Lynn Cadman.

We will end the session by telling you about other services that Getting on Board offers. 

To book your place, please click HERE 

Date

13/10/2021

Time

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Training

Wellbeing Hacks: Being Assertive

Wellbeing Hacks: Being Assertive – Friday 15th October 2021 10am – 12pm

This event is for CWVA member organisations only. Not a member? Join HERE

This Assertiveness session aims to help you communicate with different personalities & challenging situations with confidence.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

15/10/2021

Time

10am - 12pm

Training

Meet the Funder: Cheshire Community Foundation

Meet the Funder: Cheshire Community Foundation – Tuesday 28 October 2021 2pm – 4pm

This event is for CWVA member organisations only. Not a member? JOIN NOW

Join us for a Q&A with Cheshire Community Foundation.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

28/10/2021

Time

2pm - 4pm

Training

Wellbeing Hacks: Communication Skills

Wellbeing Hacks: Communication Skills – Thursday 28th October 2021 1:30pm – 3:30pm

This event is for CWVA member organisations only. Not a member? Join HERE

Explore basic communication concepts, identify the actions and behaviours that make someone likable, understand the importance of listening and questioning skills, and discuss the techniques for reading non-verbal messages [body language].

To book your place, please click HERE

Date

28/10/2021

Time

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Training

‘Stronger Together’ co-production Toolkit

‘Stronger Together’ co-production Toolkit – Thursday 28 October 2021 10am – 11am

‘Stronger Together’ co-production Toolkit is a free resource for anyone interested in co-production and features an interactive PDF.

This learning event and demonstration will be hosted by CWVA and features:

• Introduction from CWVA on why co-production is so important to the voluntary and community sector

• Chris McClelland/OPA Volunteer from Brightlife on how Brightlife Cheshire contributed to the toolkit

• Donna Hufton from the Muir Group reflecting on the value of co-production to her work in Tweedsmuir

• A demonstration of the toolkit by Vicky O’Donoghue, from South Yorkshire Housing Association who led the development of the toolkit

• An opportunity to ask questions and to share experience

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

28/10/2021

Time

10am - 11am

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