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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

January 2022

Peer Support Session for Board Members

GCVS
This FREE session aims to bring together staff and volunteers from the third sector to support each other and provide a confidential space where they feel understood. After a difficult year, it is important to...
25th January Online Health & social care

Older Veterans Awareness Workshop

Age Scotland
If you work or volunteer with a community group or service, our free half-day workshop will enable you to identify those in the older population who are, sometimes unknown to themselves, considered UK veterans...
25th January Online Health & social care

Introduction to Food Hygiene Level 1 with Infection Control

Training for Care
The standard Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) course for staff and volunteers who serve food (including feeding) and/or set out and clear away meals and snacks and/or reheat prepared...
26th January Online Health & social care

BHF Live & Ticking - Exercise and the Heart

British Heart Foundation
Join British Heart Foundation' Live & Ticking on Wednesday 26 January at 4pm as we focus of Exercise and the Heart.BHF Chief Executive, Dr Charmaine Griffiths will be hosting our first Live &...
26th January Online Health & social care
February 2022

REHIS Elementary Food and Health

Edinburgh Community Food
We are delivering REHIS Elementary Food and Health over 2 days via the online platform Zoom.This informative and useful course is packed with clearly delivered information that aims to cut through all the mixed...
1st February Online Health & social care

Mental Health Awareness

GCVS
Join us for this FREE course to learn about the signs of mental health conditions and supporting anyone experiencing a mental health issue.Session is open only to staff and volunteers of third sector...
2nd February Online Health & social care

Elementary Food Hygiene Level 2

Training for Care
The standard REHIS course for staff and volunteers handling food in the workplace. This course is a requirement for staff and volunteers who handle ‘open food’ in the workplace, i.e. if they are involved in any...
9th February Training for Care Health & social care

REHIS Eating Well for Older People

Edinburgh Community Food
We will be delivering this course online using the platform Zoom. The course will take place on Tuesday 15th February from 9:30-1pm. The REHIS Eating Well for Older People is a certificated, non-examined course...
15th February Online Health & social care

Emergency First Aid at Work

Training for Care
The aim of this qualification is to enable candidates (working in a low-risk work environment) to be able to act as an ‘appointed person’ to take charge of the first aid arrangements, including looking after...
15th February Training for Care Health & social care

Adult Support and Protection

Training for Care
This course is suitable for all social care staff to ensure compliance with the Adult Support and Protection Act (2007).This is an interactive course. Participants will take part in group discussions and...
16th February Online Health & social care