Training and Events

  • Training for volunteer managers

    Training

    Find out about our training sessions for volunteers and volunteer managers.

  • volunteering networking and events

    Events

    Learn about events we hold throughout the year to celebrate volunteers and volunteer managers.

Upcoming Training and Events

  • 28 Jul

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Introduction to VIKTOR for VWA Members

    If you are new to VIKTOR (the national online volunteer recruitment and referral platform) and responsible for online volunteer recruitment, this session will help you find your way round listing your volunteer opportunities online. This session is for VWA members.

  • 29 Jul

    Volunteer Manager Training

    HR training session for NFPs - hosted by Hall & Wilcox

    2021 is shaping up to be a big year of reform for employment and industrial relations.  Allow Hall & Wilcox to guide you through the Government’s recent changes to casual employment laws and its proposed response to the Australian Human Rights Commission’s [email protected]: Sexual Harassment National Inquiry Report 2020.

  • 02 Aug

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Making The Most of Your Volunteering WA Membership

    New Volunteering WA? Don't miss this opportunity to find out about the services and support available to you and how you can access these to get maximum value from your membership. This session is for VWA members.

  • 04 Aug

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Volunteer Manager Network (VMN)

    Join VWA’s Training and Education Manager and other Volunteer Managers to discuss general news, events, information sharing and problem solving, followed by 30 minutes of networking.

    CPD: If you are registered for the Continuous Professional Development Program (CPD), 2 points may be awarded for attending this network 

  • 05 Aug

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Writing Successful Grant Applications

    This one and a half hour information webinar will give you the basics for writing grant applications 

  • 24 Aug

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Volunteer Management Resilience and Transformation Masterclass - Volunteering Queensland

    How to Build, Grow and Scale your Volunteering Programs into the Future. During three consecutive mornings (three hour sessions, 7:00am - 10:00am AWST) you will hear from master trainer and volunteer expert Tobi Johnson on fresh, modern strategies for today’s leaders of volunteers.

  • 24 Aug

    Research

    Volunteers in Aged Care Settings – Workshop 3A

    Workshop for volunteers, volunteer managers and stakeholders to inform Good Practice Guides for Volunteers and Volunteer Management in Aged Care settings in Western Australia. 

  • 24 Aug

    Events

    Step into Corporate Volunteering

    Interested in learning more how corporate volunteers might assist your organisation?  This online session will cover how you can best utilise corporate volunteers within your organisation, what’s involved in sourcing a skills-based volunteer or team-based volunteers, what you need to know when hosting a corporate volunteer or team of volunteers and much, much more.

  • 24 Aug

    Research

    Volunteers in Aged Care Settings – Workshop 3B

    Workshop for volunteers, volunteer managers and stakeholders to inform Good Practice Guides for Volunteers and Volunteer Management in Aged Care settings in Western Australia. 

  • 01 Sep

    Research

    Volunteers in Aged Care Settings – Workshop 3C

    Workshop for volunteers, volunteer managers and stakeholders to inform Good Practice Guides for Volunteers and Volunteer Management in Aged Care settings in Western Australia. 

  • 23 Sep

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Implementing National Standards - Online

    The National Standards for Volunteer Involvement is a useful tool for any organisation that wants to step up its volunteer program to be an organisation of choice for volunteers.

  • 30 Sep

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Introduction to VIKTOR for VWA Members

    If you are new to VIKTOR (the national online volunteer recruitment and referral platform) and responsible for online volunteer recruitment, this session will help you find your way round listing your volunteer opportunities online..This session is for VWA members.

  • 12 Oct

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Making the most of your Volunteering WA membership

    New Volunteering WA? Don't miss this opportunity to find out about the services and support available to you and how you can access these to get maximum value from your membership. This session is for VWA members.

  • 13 Oct

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Volunteer Management Network (VMN)

    Join VWA’s Training and Education Manager and other Volunteer Managers to discuss general news, events, information sharing and problem solving, followed by 30 minutes of networking.

    CPD: If you are registered for the Continuous Professional Development Program (CPD), 2 points may be awarded for attending this network 

  • 25 Oct

    Events

    Step into Corporate Volunteering

    Interested in learning more how corporate volunteers might assist your organisation?  This online session will cover how you can best utilise corporate volunteers within your organisation, what’s involved in sourcing a skills-based volunteer or team-based volunteers, what you need to know when hosting a corporate volunteer or team of volunteers and much, much more.

  • 26 Oct

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Key Issues of Volunteer Management - Online

    Our information-rich introductory half a day workshop is essential for everyone managing or coordinating volunteer efforts.

  • 17 Nov

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Introduction to VIKTOR for VWA Members

    If you are new to VIKTOR (the national online volunteer recruitment and referral platform) and responsible for online volunteer recruitment, this session will help you find your way round listing your volunteer opportunities online. This session is for VWA members.

  • 22 Nov

    Events

    Volunteering WA 2021 State Conference

    The Volunteering WA 2021 State Conference is the primary forum in WA where leaders and practitioners come together to build knowledge, leadership and best practice in the volunteering sector.

  • 01 Dec

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Making the most of your Volunteering WA membership

    New Volunteering WA? Don't miss this opportunity to find out about the services and support available to you and how you can access these to get maximum value from your membership. This session is for VWA members.

  • 02 Dec

    Events

    IVD Garden Party

    Each year, Volunteering WA brings together hundreds of volunteers at the annual IVD Garden Party to reflect on the year that was, and celebrate the contributions and achievements of volunteers from across the state.

  • 05 Dec

    Events

    International Volunteer Day

    International Volunteer Day (IVD), mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on 5 December across the world and recognises the outstanding contribution that volunteers make in their communities.

  • 08 Dec

    Volunteer Manager Training

    VMN Volunteer Management Network (VMN)

    Join VWA’s Training and Education Manager and other Volunteer Managers to discuss general news, events, information sharing and problem solving, followed by 30 minutes of networking.

    CPD: If you are registered for the Continuous Professional Development Program (CPD), 2 points may be awarded for attending this network