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Course begins:
01-11-2017 12:00 am
Cut off date:

£75 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • Wednesday 1st November 2017 

Understanding boundaries is important for being able to assert yourself while considering the impact on others. The session will enable learners to reflect on the meaning of boundaries and their positive effects in different organisations, valuing and sharing information in professional settings, and understanding the limits to confidentiality. Essential for organisations offering care/support services or working with vulnerable people.

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NOCN Peer Mentoring Level 2

Course begins:
03-11-2017 12:00 am
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Peer Mentoring Level 2 Award

7 FREE SESSIONS • FRI 3, 10, 17, 24 NOV, 1, 8, 15 DEC 2017 • 10:00 am — 4:00 pm

This course looks at understanding Peer Mentoring in adult relationships and will prepare you to go on to a Peer Mentoring placement with a voluntary sector organisation or to use these skills in the workplace.
Gain knowledge of the personal requirements for: successful mentoring, relationship building, boundary setting, making referrals, implementing good practices, and reviewing own practice.
No previous experience is necessary.


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Volunteer Management

Course begins:
15-11-2017 12:00 am
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£75 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • Wednesday 15th November 2017 

This course makes recruitment, management and, most importantly, engagement of volunteers easy. The training encourages you to look closely at the motivations of volunteers and how organisations work with them, as well as making clear the legal status of volunteers and the responsibilities you have towards them. It is essential that organisations understand both the good practice and the legal implications of volunteer involvement, in order to ensure that volunteering remains a valuable experience for all. 

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Willow Weaving

Course begins:
28-11-2017 12:00 am
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herb bird 23 FREE SESSIONS • TUES 28 NOV, 5, 12 DEC 2017 • 10:00 am — 4:00 pm

Take a journey through the wonderful world of willow basketry and sculpture. Over 3 workshops you will explore different weaving techniques and learn how to create a basket, an animal sculpture and lots more. All the tools and materials you need will be provided. No experience necessary, just lots of enthusiasm!

Willow Woman

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Equality & Diversity Workshop

Course begins:
05-12-2017 12:00 am
Cut off date:

£75 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • Tuesday 5th December 2017 

This course will give you an understanding of what equality and diversity is and why they are both important, and give you ways to break down the barriers to equality and diversity, including prejudice, preconceptions and stereotypes.
You will gain an awareness of the key legislation and its implications, and some key tips and guidelines for actively promoting equality and diversity.
This training is facilitated by Proud2Be founders Jon and Mat Price.

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Personal Development

Speaking Up Level 1 AwardImprove confidence, communication and wellbeing

Professional Development

Level 2 Information Advice or GuidanceQualify to teach in Adult Learning!

Creative Courses

creative coursesStorytelling and Willow Weaving, and that's just for starters..

Workforce Development

Workforce DevelopmentMindfulness, Boundaries & so much more!

Bespoke Training

Education and Training Level 3Custom-designed courses for your organisation

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