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Volunteer Management Training Dublin

02/12/2014 10:00
02/12/2014 16:00

Event Description

This course makes recruitment, management and engagement of volunteers easy. It examines volunteers' and organisations' motivations and expectations, as well as the concepts of co-production and use of non-hierarchical teams.

Participants on this course will learn:

  • Identify reasons individuals volunteer and why these motivations are central to ensuring productive voluntary work and content volunteers.
  • Learn to create roles for volunteers, and how to recruit and publicise these opportunities.
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Volunteer Management Training Scotland

12/12/2014 10:00
12/12/2014 16:00

Event Description

Successful organisations and social enterprises are transformed by enthusiastic and engaged participation in voluntary work.

This course makes recruitment, management and, most importantly, engagement of volunteers easy. It encourages you to look closely at the motivations of volunteers and the organisations that use them. The day draws on contemporary approaches including co-production and the use of non-hierarchical teams to help you and your volunteers get the most from the relationship.

Learn:

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Freeze for Trees - Midwinter Swim

13/12/2014
13/12/2014
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Event Description

Take the plunge and brave the cold water for Trees for Cities this Christmas.

With special guests, Jon Snow and Doon Mackichan

Encourage your friends, family and colleagues to take the plunge into Brockwell Lido’s glorious unheated waters on Saturday 13th December, to raise money for Trees for Cities. There will be entertainment, spot prizes, goodie bags, a complimentary hot drink and a whole lot of Christmas cheer.

Fancy dress is optional, but encouraged.

You can choose whether to swim a lap or two, or just jump straight in and out. Read more »

Free Online Webinar: ISO 20121 - Reputational Benefits of Sustainable Events

25/11/2014

Event Description

The launch of the ISO 20121 standard was a landmark in sustainability and has focused the events industry on their impacts as well as providing the ingredients to develop a driver for economic success. The events industry has a significant positive role to play in society and yet events carry their own consequences too. Many countries and tourism bureaus are realizing this to their advantage whilst positioning their industries to promote their credentials to the overseas visitors. Thailand is a particular exemplar that we will highlight. Read more »

Masterclass for Dwellings: Compliance, Sustainability & Part L

11/12/2014 09:30
11/12/2014 16:45

Event Description

This seminar is run by Greg Edmonds, whose extensive experience as a Building Control Officer brings expert insight into the subject of designing high performing, healthy houses that will be future proofed against climate change. The emphasis throughout the seminars will be on down-to-earth advice to use in practice. Read more »

Energy from Waste 2015

25/02/2015
26/02/2015

Event Description

Attracting well over 200 attendees in 2014, from 20 countries, the Energy from Waste event provides an exceptional conference programme, a specialist range of exhibitors and unrivalled networking opportunities for senior people in the internationally diverse and growing waste to energy industry. Read more »

National Air Quality Conference

26/11/2014
26/11/2014

Event Description

Air quality has rapidly become one of the most pressing environmental issues in the UK today. The government is facing legal action from the European Commission over its alleged failures to meet air quality targets. And, the UK itself has now placed air quality within its range of official factors that impact on human health. Read more »

Conflict Management Training

26/11/2014 10:00
26/11/2014 16:00

Event Description

A practical one day training that looks at how you can reduce, prevent and resolve disputes with others in the workplace. The training is designed to build on your communication skills and how to mentally approach conversations. It will focus on what conflict work is and why it is needed for productive work spaces. Read more »

Conflict Resolution Management

28/11/2014 10:00
28/11/2014 16:00

Event Description

A practical one day course that looks at how you can reduce, prevent and resolve disputes with others especially in the workplace. The training is designed to build on your communication skills by helping you work on what to say and how to mentally approach conversations. It will focus on what conflict work is and why it is needed for productive work spaces. Read more »

Facilitation Skills

11/12/2014 10:00
11/12/2014 16:00

Event Description

This interactive course will look closely at the roles a facilitator may play and how a facilitator’s role can encourage long term community development.

It will build the confidence of anyone keen to be a good facilitator and give them a solid basis on which to develop and customise their facilitation skills. Read more »

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