Training

We support the development of a strong, effective and diverse voluntary and community sector and offer training to help organisations develop staff and meet objectives. For more information on our training visit our Training and Skills page.

Impact of East Belfast Community Capacity and Leadership Programme

2 Jul 2019Sandra Bailie East Belfast Community Capacity and Leadership Programmeimpact, East Belfast, Training, skills development

NICVA was delighted to complete delivery of the East Belfast Community Capacity and Leadership Programme on 30 April 2019 with targets exceeded and excellent feedback from the East Belfast groups and organisations who took part. 

NICVA receives NI Diversity and Inclusion Charter Mark

1 Jul 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentEquality, diversity, Training, elearning

NICVA is delighted to be the first charity in NI to receive the NI Diversity and Inclusion Charter Mark. This demonstrates that we are committed to diversity and inclusion and have developed and implemented practices to support this.

NICVA invites new associates to join the team

7 Jun 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, skills, support, associate

NICVA works to help to build the capacity of organisations in the voluntary and community sector to be resilient and robust to respond to the challenge of change. We do this through practical support, information, advice and training.

Celebrating success in East Belfast

8 Apr 2019Sandra Bailie East Belfast Community Capacity and Leadership Programme, Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, leadership

On 2 April NICVA joined with over 40 participants from the East Belfast Community Capacity and Leadership Programme to celebrate all that had been achieved and look to the future.

eLearning compliance training – Reduced rates available for NICVA members

29 Mar 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Development, MembershipTraining, online learning, Members

Legal Island’s eLearning compliance training has now been used by over 35,000 Northern Ireland-based employees in top public, private and third sector organisations.

NICVA celebrates its learners

26 Mar 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, TQUK, ILM

On Friday 22 March we recognised and celebrated the achievement of our learners who gained ILM and TQUK qualifications. It was also a great chance to hear how their learning had impacted on their work. 

Charity trustee training series

14 Jan 2019Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, Training, Finance, Charity Regulation

Charity trustees have a responsibility to run their charity in line with legal requirements and best practice and so need to understand what is expected of them and how best they may fulfil their duties. 

Free webinars for NICVA members 2019

14 Jan 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Development, Membershipwebinar, online learning, Training, Members

NICVA is continuing to offer free webinars on a variety of topics to all members. We would love you to get in touch to let us know what other webinars you would like us to deliver.

Human Resources Training Series 2019

14 Jan 2019Training and Skills Development, HRHR, Training, Employing People

People are our greatest asset and so it's important ensure that they are developed, supported and managed well. NICVA and Sector Matters have developed this HR training series for all those who manage staff and volunteers. 

Benefits of a coaching approach to managing people.

20 Aug 2018Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentcoaching, management, staff, volunteers, Training

Ever thought of using coaching and mentoring as a way of developing and managing your staff/volunteers? Coaching and mentoring can increase staff/volunteer effectiveness and improve organisational performance.