Training

 

We run a comprehensive programme of training workshops specifically designed for voluntary and community organisations.

 

Upcoming courses / workshops

 

Respond, Adapt and Strengthen: Social enterprise training

 

Respond, Adapt and Strengthen is a series of online training brought to you in partnership with Hertfordshire Growth Hub developed to support established Hertfordshire Social Enterprises. These workshops are fully funded by Hertfordshire Growth Hub as part of their ongoing support to aid recovery from Covid-19 and to ensure sustainability and growth for the VCSE sector.

All attendees will receive a free follow-up resource, with signposting to further support within Hertfordshire.

All workshops are FREE to attend. You will need to register for each workshop separately by clicking on the 'BOOK HERE' links below. You will be taken to the Herts Growth Hub website where you can click on 'Submit your interest' to register your place. If you are asked to create an account, choose to register as a 'Business looking for Support' and complete their short registration form. You will also then have full access to the excellent business advice and support available from Hertfordshire Growth Hub.
 


Workshop four: Social Enterprise discussion forum

 

Wed 16 June 11.00am - 12.00pm BOOK HERE


An opportunity to hear local case studies from Hertfordshire VCSE organisations who have been able to respond, adapt and strengthen their organisations through recent challenging times, alongside business experts in Social Enterprise. It is also an opportunity to discuss and exchange ideas with your peers from the Hertfordshire VCSE sector.

If you have any enquiries about the series or questions you would like to pose to the trainer in advance, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

   

 

Tuesday 15 June 19.00 - 21.00

 

Preparing your board to be more inclusive

You may be looking to recruit a more diverse board, but are you in a position to ensure an inclusive environment for your new trustees once they join? This workshop will discuss ways in which your board can help new trustees to feel supported and welcome to contribute.

 
This workshop has been developed as part of the HCF Better Boards Springboard webinar series: A collection of training designed to support Hertfordshire trustees and improve board effectiveness.

Who the course is for
This course is open to trustees, chairs and senior staff who want to bring users or others on board who may have specific needs, from Hertfordshire VCS organisations.

Cost: All Springboard webinars are FREE to attend and fully funded by Hertfordshire County Council Adult Care Services.

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Friday 18 June 10.00 - 12.00
 

Fundraising for boards: What do you need to know?

Every trustee has a responsibility to ensure their charity fundraises legally and effectively. This course will help trustees understand fundraising, how it’s being delivered, its priority within your organisation and how you can you can work towards sustainability.

 
This workshop has been developed as part of the HCF Better Boards Springboard webinar series: A collection of training designed to support Hertfordshire trustees and improve board effectiveness.

Who the course is for
This course is open to trustees, chairs or senior staff involved in the development of their board, from Hertfordshire VCS organisations.

Cost: All Springboard webinars are FREE to attend and fully funded by Hertfordshire County Council Adult Care Services.

BOOK COURSE
 

 

Wednesday 23rd June 11:00 - 11:30 AM

 

Twitter is a tool often overlooked by voluntary organisations when looking to recruit new volunteers.

In this brand new style session from #THV, we will provide you with the necessary knowledge to develop your organisations Twitter presence to be more appealing to new volunteers as well as celebrating and managing your current ones.

If you have any questions about this session, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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Wednesday 23rd June 18:00 - 20:00

 

Safeguarding for trustees  BOOK HERE
Wed 23 June   18.00 - 20.00   

 

 

Tuesday 29th June 18:00 - 20:00

 

An introduction to digital strategy for trustees (led by Third sector lab) BOOK HERE
Tue 29 June   18.00 - 20.00   

 

 

Wednesday 30th June 18:00 - 20:00

 

So, you're a new trustee? (led in partnership with #TeamHerts Volunteering) BOOK HERE
Wed 30 June   18.00 - 20.00   

 

 

Tuesday 6 July 18:00 - 20:00

 

Recruiting a diverse board (led by Getting on Board) BOOK HERE
Tue 06 July   18.00 - 20.00   

 

You can find all our currently available Training courses on the Calendar Tab.

Please note Terms and Conditions apply for all training courses.

See our Event and Training Booking Terms and Conditions for more details.