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********************Final round of FREE training*****************

by angebrockett

************FINAL OFFER*************


We will be running the final “FREE” Volunteer Training programme in May/June 2012.

Venue : Disability Action Yorkshire, Unit i4a, Hornbeam Park Oval, Harrogate. HG2 8RB


This training has been funded by the NLDC fund and the final dates for the course are:


30th May 9.30am to 3.30pm

6th June 9.30am to 3.30pm

13th June 9.30am to 3.30pm

20th June 9.30am to 3.30pm

27th June 9.30am to 3.30pm


This is a 5 day course and the participants should attend all 5 sessions.

The training is aimed at disabled adults who are looking to volunteering as a viable option to develop employability skills and increase their understanding and perception of the workplace. The course is a sample of the ASDAN accredited “community volunteering qualification” and any learners will be able to undertake the full accredited award at the end of the FREE training if they choose.


Topics covered will include;


What is Volunteering

Finding a volunteer opportunity

Using Volunteering as a career development opportunity

Environmental awareness

Volunteering at events


Tea and coffee will be provided throughout the day, delegates will be required to make own provision for lunch.


If you require further information about the course or would like to discuss your needs or reserve a place on the course, please contact me on 01423 855429 or email

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