Capacity Building Training

CAPACITY BUILDING TRAINING 2014/15

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Free Training for people making a difference in their community

Welcome to the 2014-15 Capacity Building Training Calendar,based on feedback from last year we are working with our partners to offer a wide range of training opportunities, all of which are free of charge.

The training is offered to anyone who has an interest in, or is already involved in a paid or voluntary capacity with a community, youth or third sector group in East Lothian.
The calendar includes courses designed to strengthen local organisations and provide opportunities to develop and consolidate your knowledge and skills. New for 2014-15 look out for:

  • A series of Volunteering and Governance courses delivered by STRIVE.
  • A number of courses focussing on health and wellbeing.
  • A range of courses for those working with children, families and young people including Safe for Parents to Say and Confident Staff, Confident Children.

Please tell others about the Calendar and feel free at any time to contact the Community Learning & Development Services staff if there is anything we can assist you with.

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CAPACITY BUILDING TRAINING 12/13 Report

The 2012/13 Capacity Building Training Calendar (see below), put together by Community Learning and Development Services Capacity Building Practice Group, offered a range of free training opportunities to people working in a paid or voluntary capacity with a community or third sector group or in a public sector role focussed on community development or engagement across East Lothian.

Between September 2012 and March 2013

  • 25 training sessions were delivered as part of the calendar
  • There were 217 attendances at  the courses
  • 141 different people benefitted from taking part in training
  • People from 56 different public, community, voluntary and third sector groups and organisations took part

Report 2012-13 Training Calendar pdf


CAPACITY BUILDING TRAINING 2013/14

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FREE TRAINING FOR LOCAL GROUPS, VOLUNTEERS, ACTIVISTS, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, VOLUNTARY & THIRD SECTOR STAFF

Welcome to the 2013-14 Capacity Building Training Calendar which offer a wide range of  training opportunities (both accredited and non accredited) all of which are free of charge.

The training is offered to anyone who has an interest in, or is already involved in a paid or voluntary capacity with a community, youth or third sector group in East Lothian. It is also available to public sector staff whose work focuses on community development or engagement.
The calendar includes courses designed to strengthen local organisations, increase the digital agility of the sector and provide opportunities to develop and consolidate skills for practice.
New for 2013-14, there is also:

  • A focus on supporting good practice in Community Engagement and Empowerment including a lunchtime seminar series for practitioners and sessions offering a practical introduction to a variety of techniques and methods;
  • A range of courses specifically for those working with children and young people (in a paid or voluntary capacity) including Principles and Practice, Counselling Skills, Talking about Sex, Duke of Edinburgh leaders training  and Confident Staff, Confident Children

 To conserve resources we are primarily using the internet to promote these courses, along with an on-line registration system – just download a copy of the calendar here. Printed copies however are available on request fromCLDMusselburgh@eastlothian.gov.uk or 0131 653 4060

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