Understanding Volunteering

Are you interested in volunteering? 

Do you already volunteer and would like a qualification as recognition of the valuable contribution that you make to your local community or group?  If so we have the course for you.

This short course will run over three weeks (days and times will vary) and will cover the following:

    • Know what voluntary organisations are.
    • Understand the role of a volunteer in a voluntary organisation.
    • Know how to identify current voluntary positions available.
    • Know how to identify the steps/processes to become a volunteer
    • Understand how to apply for a voluntary position.
    • Understand the role of health and safety in the workplace.
    • Demonstrate how to respond to accidents and emergencies in the workplace.
    • Understand the potential causes of accidents or ill health in the workplace.
    • State the main responsibilities of both employer and employee in relation to safe working practices.

Successful completion of this course will result in a Level 1 Award in Progression.


Course Date: 
Wednesday, 19 September, 2018
Start Time: 
9.30 am
End Time: 
12.30 pm
Free to over 19's and claiming a work related benefit.


Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Place
Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
United Kingdom
51° 19' 12.5868" N, 2° 12' 26.8668" W
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01225 792500 or 01225 704549
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