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Free Fundamentals Training programme for Chesterfield VCSO organisations

Thinking of setting up a new community group or already run a group and could do with some extra training to support your group? Join Chesterfield Borough Council for their free Fundamentals Training Programme.
Chesterfield Borough Council’s comprehensive training sessions from April to October can support you and your organisation.

– Need help in filling out a funding form or don’t know where to apply for funding – then our training can help.

– If you need help in marketing your organisation – setting your group up on social media – looking for a logo /tag line to make your group stand out – then this is the training for you.

– Chesterfield is blessed with many volunteers supporting lots of different organisations – do you want to know how to recruit more volunteers – or how to support your volunteers.  Then this will be perfect for you.

– And lastly – and essential for any group that puts on events – our health and safety session can help you put a simple risk assessments together for events, know the necessary equipment you need in your group to make sure everyone is safe etc.

There are several dates for each session to choose from and events are held in Staveley or Chesterfield 10am-1pm:

Recruiting and supporting Volunteers 25 Jun/24 Sep/22 Oct
Searching for relevant grand funding/writing applications 18 Jun/17 Sep/15 Oct
Marketing/promoting services/activities 20 Jun/19 Sep/17 Oct
Health and safety for services/activities delivered in community settings 27 Jun/26 Sep/24 Oct
Find out more and book your place – email 

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