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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.

September 2021

Introduction to welfare rights

CPAG in Scotland
This is essential training if you are starting out as a welfare rights adviser or need a good understanding of the benefits system. It introduces you to the social security system and important concepts to help...
1st September Online Families & young people

SCCR Conflict Resolution Session Series - Growing up is never easy

Cyrenians - Scottish Centre for Conflict Resolution
Are you a professional, practitioners or volunteer who works with young people and families?We have created a series of conflict resolution training based on our normal face to face training but adapted for an...
1st September Online Families & young people

Adaptive Agile - Masterclass 1 – Sprints

SCVO
Want to know and understand how to make projects more manageable, allow teams to work faster whilst giving them more flexibility to adapt to change? Then this Sprints masterclass is for you! Sprints is part...
2nd September Online

Online - All things financial: building a strong financial foundation

SCVO
This online course is packed full of content to help you identify and understand what is required to build a strong financial foundation.Basic financial roles and responsibilities: The Board’s responsibility...
2nd September Online

Child protection for all: an introduction and refresher

Children in Scotland
This training is suitable for everyone who works with children, whether you work directly with children or indirectly in an administrative role. This training will provide you with an overview of what child...
2nd September Online Families & young people

Digital Facilitation Skills

GCVS
Dates: Thursday 2nd and 9th September 2021, 10am - 1pmPlease ensure you can attend both dates - refunds cannot be given if you only attend one day.Over two interactive workshops we will explore the role of the...
2nd September Online

"The Well Balanced Chair" Programme 2021

ACOSVO
This 2021 programme, designed specifically for voluntary sector Chairs and Vice-Chairs, consists of six events spread over the year. Each session aims to help you develop the necessary skills you need to be an...
2nd September Online Management

Prepare Your Board for the Future: Succession Planning for Chairs

ACOSVO
This session will look at practical tips, approaches and resources to help develop and embed effective succession plans and processes in your organisation.
2nd September Online Management

Prepare Your Board for the Future: Succession Planning for Chairs

ACOSVO
This session will look at practical tips, approaches and resources to help develop and embed effective succession plans and processes in your organisation.
2nd September Online Management

Scottish Design Hop

SCVO
Design Hops are the first practical step, or ‘hop’, into exploring the role of digital in charitable services. You'll get practical examples and exercises that help focus your ideas and next steps in a real...
7th September Online - please register