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

  • 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 

  • 20 Oct

    Events

    Volunteering WA Annual General Meeting

    We are pleased to announce that our online Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 20 October at 3pm.

  • 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.

  • 11 Nov

    Volunteer Manager Training

    See Me, See You - Cultural Responsiveness Training

    The See Me See You cultural responsiveness training is run by Multicultural
    Futures and is free for not for profit organisations (staff, volunteers and board members) that work in Western Australia.

  • 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.

  • 01 Dec

    Volunteer Manager Training

    See Me, See You: Cultural Responsiveness online training

    Would you like to improve your engagement and connection with people from a migrant or refugee background?

    This FREE program is run by supported by Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries Office of Multicultural Interests.

  • 02 Dec

    Events

    International Volunteer Day 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 

  • 31 Dec

    Volunteer Manager Training

    Drafting a Great Volunteer Agreement - FREE Webinar by Justice Connect

    *AVAILABLE NOW*  - click on the title link

    In celebration of National Volunteer Week and the launch of our updated volunteer agreement template, Justice Connect delivered a special free 30 minute webinar exploring the ins and outs of this important document.