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.

Go online with NICVA training

26 Sep 2014Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining

Do you want to save time and money and still deliver a high quality service? One of the ways that you can do this is to go online with meetings and training sessions. It makes it easier for people to join no matter where they are.

External Training Provision for Staff

17 Jun 2014Alex Hastings HRTraining, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA's policy with regards to external training provision for staff.

Reaching Out: Connecting Older People – Getting your message across

12 Jun 2014Roisin Kelly Reaching Out: Connecting Older PeopleTraining, Social Media

The ROCOP programme recently held training on how to create a key message for their Big Lottery, Reaching Out: Connecting Older People project,

NICVA offer 'Education and Training' Qualification

4 Feb 2014Roisin Kelly Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Adult Learning

NICVA is now an officially approved Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) centre.

NICVA Recruit for ILM Diploma in Leadership and Management

28 Jan 2014Roisin Kelly Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Adult Learning

Senior managers in our sector are under pressure to be all things to all people; good with staff, great at listening, brilliant negotiators, emotionally intelligent, resilient, innovative, and finance professionals as well.

Celebrating Accreditation Success

9 Dec 2013Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining

NICVA’s Skills Development Unit held its biannual Presentation of Certificates Ceremony on Thursday, 28 November to recognise the achievement of participants on its accredited courses.

First ILM social enterprise programme in Northern Ireland

12 Apr 2013Roisin Kelly Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Social Enterprise

NICVA started delivery of the first ILM social enterprise programme in Northern Ireland this month, when 14 people from a range of organisations joined the ILM Level 5 Certificate in Social Enterprise Support.

Social Enterprise Training

28 Mar 2013Roisin Kelly Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Social Enterprise

Have you thought about setting up a social enterprise? Have you heard people talking about the social economy and wondered ‘what is that?’ If you have, then NICVA’s training in social enterprise support might be for you.

Viewfinder 12

14 Jun 2012Andrea Thornbury ResearchEconomy, Funding, Social Enterprise, Training, Viewfinder (Research)

This viewfinder survey focuses on the current economic environment and competition, the impact of public sector cuts, sources of income in the sector, training provision, social enterprises, staffing and volunteers.

Child Protection and Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults - Guidance and Training

7 Dec 2010Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Children, standards

Sources for standards, guidance and training on child protection and safeguarding vulnerable adults in Northern Ireland.