Affordable, local training covering a range of topics to help your community group or organisation thrive!


Trustee Training
This half-day workshop is aimed at prospective and new trustees, and experienced trustees who would like to refresh their skills and knowledge. It will explore some strategies for working well together and being effective as a board, and look at the Charity Code of Governance. We'll help you to understand the importance of your governing documents and charitable objects, and identify the next steps for development for you and your board.
Tuesday 26th November | 1.30pm to 4.30pm | Glastonbury | £35 | Register here.

Volunteer Management
We'll guide you through the volunteer journey, and explore ways to ensure your volunteers feel supported, happy and engaged along the way. Aimed at anyone who manages volunteers in a paid for or voluntary capacity to help structure a  positive and valuable experience for your volunteers.
Thursday 12th December | 9.30am to 1.30pm | Wells | £35 | Register here.

Coming soon:


Child Protection | Frome| Venue TBC

Social Media (Basic) | South Somerset | Venue TBC


Identifying Community Needs | South Somerset | Venue TBC

Team Building | Sedgemoor | Venue TBC


Emergency First Aid | Sedgemoor | Venue TBC

Sustainability | Taunton | Venue TBC

Social Media Advanced | Mendip | Venue TBC


Excellent training session. It was well organised and Susi is a very good trainer, mixing short brainstorming sessions, relevant PowerPoint slides, humour and information into a great package.

Annette, Balsam Centre, Recruiting & Retaining Volunteers, April 2018


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