Training Options

High Peak CVS is keen to hear your ideas for training courses. If you are a voluntary or community group based in the Borough, and cannot find what you are looking for, please let us know Ė we may be able to offer tailored training. 

All of the courses mentioned below can be run for a single group where there is sufficient demand. The sessions would be specifically tailored to the needs of those attending. Prices are quoted individually. 

Groups Working Well 

An individually tailored workshop to help make the best of your most valuable resource - your group members. The course will cover communication, motivation and inclusion. 

The Role of the Secretary 

Every group ends up needing a secretary to the committee. But what does a secretary really have to do?  

Annual Reports & AGMs 

Find out how you can highlight your organisationís achievements over the last year. 

Mental Health Awareness 

This course looks at some of the myths surrounding mental health and how to improve our work and be more inclusive with people who experience mental distress. 

Outlook Email 

Tailor-made for your organisation; this training will help your staff or volunteers make the most of Microsoft Outlook. 

Online Fundraising 

Make the most of your charitable status online in this essential support session. 

Online Tools to Help Your Organisation 

Free and easy to use website which helps you collaborate online. 

Measuring and Promoting Your Impact 

With funding becoming an even more competitive resource, being able to demonstrate your organisationís impact will provide extra evidence to help you win grants, contracts and even donations. 

Funding a Sustainable Future 

Is it really possible to discuss financial sustainability in such an uncertain world? 

Funding Your Future 

Wondering how to keep your group afloat financially? 


We welcome your queries and comments on the CVS training programme. You can get in touch with the CVS Development team to find out more or book a tailored session by contacting Jackie on 01663 736436 or email jackie@highpeakcvs.org.uk 

Last Modified: 3 Oct 2014
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