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

Upcoming events:

Emergency First Aid at Work
This full-day training session will deliver the confidence and life-saving skills you need to become an Emergency First Aider in your workplace or organisation. Upon completion all attendees will receive a certificate and manual.
Thursday 12th March | 9:30am to 4:30pm | Shapwick | £50 | Book here.

Measuring Impact - How to Show you Make a Difference
Funders frequently want to know about your 'impact' but working out how to measure this can be really difficult. Join us for this half day workshop where we'll help you come up with some straight forward, practical ways of finding out the difference you are making to people's lives and local communities.
Thursday 23rd April | 9:30am to 1pm | Glastonbury | £35 | Book here.

Trustee Training
For new and prospective trustees or experienced trustees who would like a refresher. Including: working well together, being an effective board, the Charity Code of Governance, personal development and developing your board.
Tuesday 12th May | 1:30pm to 4:30pm | North Petherton | £35 | Book here.

Coming soon:

March 2020

Social Media | Taunton| Venue TBC

April 2020

Succesful Funding Applications - Getting the Most out of your Funding Bid | Sedgemoor | 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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