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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

Online - Accredited management and leadership: Managing beyond a crisis

This online course provides the next step for managers looking to develop their skill and gain professional recognition to aid future career development. The course covers information based decision making and...
1st September Online

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

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

Person-centred pathways: helping children be masters of their own future

Children in Scotland
This webinar will give you the tools to support children and young people in understanding where they are in life and what they want to work towards - whether it's in relation to their education...
7th September Online Families & young people

Restructure & Redundancy

All aspects of managing a restructure and redundancy will be examined in this online session.
7th September Online

Understanding the impact of shame: with Betsy de Thierry

Children in Scotland
In this short webinar, we will explore the power of shame and what enables recovery. It will be based on the book 'The Simple Guide to Understanding The Impact of Shame' by Betsy de Thierry.
15th September Online Families & young people

Recruitment & Selection

All aspects of Recruitment & Selection including understanding legal compliance and adopting a fair and consistent approach.
20th September Online

Mental Maths Mashup: low-prep high fun games puzzles & engaging activities

Children in Scotland
In this session, we will look at how to add some number fun to your math lessons by using activities and games to build confidence in mental maths. We will explore activities which are super quick to plan and...
20th September Online Families & young people

Expert Communications for Leaders

Communication is one of the most important things a leader can do, and we communicate in more ways than many of us think. The more effective we are at communicating, the more effective we will be at building...
23rd September Online Management
October 2021

National Youth Work Conference 2021: Our Climate Emergency – Youth Work’s Role i

YouthLink Scotland
This year's National Youth WOrk Conference will highlight the urgent and significant challenges facing our planet and our society and will explore the power of learning for sustainability through youth work...