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 ILM Level 5 Diploma

5 Jan 2023Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentleadership, management, Training

Since September 2020 83 people have participated in our ILM L5 Diploma in Leadership and Management. It is encouraging to go back to our learners six months after they complete and find out what has changed.

Highlights from 2022 from Organisational Development Team

13 Dec 2022Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentorganisational development, Governance, Fundraising, Training

The Organisational Development Team has enjoyed serving our members and working with the wider sector in 2022. From the day to day information, advice, support and training to special initiatives we have adapted and developed to meet your needs.

Growing talent through apprenticeships

20 Jul 2022Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentapprenticeships, Training, skills

This blog from Richard Kirk, CEO of Workplus gives an overview of how apprenticeships can work for you in your organisation, and the benefits in terms of retention and performance.  

Training for Autumn 2022

20 Jun 2022Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Governance, HR

We have a wide range of training planned for our Autumn term in NICVA, from accredited training to webinars on topics such as: Leadership, Coaching, Governance, Training and Human Resources.

Remarkable Partnerships Blog

15 Mar 2022Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentpartnerships, Fundraising, Training

This guest blog features Remarkable Partnerships which is a consultancy helping charities create major, long-term corporate partnerships.

New communication training series 2022

11 Mar 2022Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentcommunication, Training, podcasts, Media

NICVA has launched its new communication training series March - September 2022. Working in partnership with Bespoke Communications and Roger Gowdy we are offering 5 courses for staff, volunteers and board members.

FREE Training and learning for 2022

14 Dec 2021Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, webinars

As we approach a new year we may be thinking about new opportunities and the skills we need. There are lots of ways to learn especially now with so many online options. 

FREE Training and learning for 2022

14 Dec 2021Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, webinars

As we approach a new year we may be thinking about new opportunities and the skills we need. There are lots of ways to learn especially now with so many online options. 

What's on offer for NICVA members

19 Nov 2021Sandra Bailie MembershipFundraising, Training

NICVA is a membership organisation, we exist to serve our members. This article gives an overview of what's on offer for our members.

Taking training to a new level

27 Sep 2021Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTQUK, Training, courses, impact

Jim Bailie from East Belfast Community Development Association (EBCDA) tells us about the impact of the TQUK Level 3 Award in Training and Education.