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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.

June 2021

Doing More By Doing Less

Develop your leadership skills with this masterclass where leaders can learn how to identify the right work to say yes to and how to de-prioritise as much as possible such that organisations and teams can...
10th June Online Management

Online - Train the trainer: a training toolkit

This online course will provide an introduction to the tools required to plan, deliver and evaluate effective training. Anne Whiteford will guide you through the 3 sessions so you will gain the confidence to...
14th June Online

Online - Introduction to people management: essentials for team leaders, supervisors and managers

This interactive online course covers tools and techniques to get the best out of your people including delegation skills, team engagement and holding people to account. You will learn active listening and good...
15th June Fully booked Online

Vicarious trauma and self-care

Children in Scotland
This full-day training course will explain the causes and effects of vicarious trauma and offer ways in which to self-protect and care in order to minimise and prevent the risk of being impacted.
15th June Online Families & young people

Scottish Design Hop (part II)

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...
16th June Fully booked Online

Online - Adapt and develop your management skills: managing people in the modern world

This online course will help you develop your active listening and good questioning techniques, which are key to handling difficult conversations and scenarios and also a great asset in coaching and mentoring...
17th June Online

Online - Develop your fundraising skills: thriving funds in difficult times

Session 1How has Covid affected your organisation? Your overall work. Your beneficiaries. Your funding.What has been your response? New or changed ways of working? New skills gained? New needs identified? Funds...
21st June 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...
21st June Online Families & young people

Data Protection at Work and Home

All aspects of Data Protection including complying with GDPR in the office and at home will be examined in this online session.
21st June Online

Sound Sleep Online

Sleep Scotland
Our Sound Sleep Online training course is adapted from Sleep Scotland’s popular Sound Sleep training day. Everyone who attends via Zoom will receive a teaching resource pack for professionals working with...
22nd June Online