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.

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 DevelopmentTraining, online learning

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 Developmentwebinar, online learning, Training

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. 

First learners complete online Coaching and Mentoring training

9 Jun 2018Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, online, skills

We are delighted our first 20 learners have completed the online learning part of their ILM training from March to May through our partnership with Global Management Academy, with another 20 currently participating in online courses.

Data Protection - guidance and support

9 Mar 2018Sandra Bailie General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)Data, Training, GDPR, support, information

NICVA has been working closely with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) to help inform the sector about and prepare the sector for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking effect from 25 May 2018.

NICVA's online training options

3 Jan 2018Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentonline, Training, skills

NICVA's partnership with Global Management Academy offers online courses in a range of topics and is going from strength to strength. In the first year from March 2018 to March 2019 we had 86 online learners.