Introduction to Volunteering

This is a short course for anyone considering working in the voluntary sector and will provide them with the opportunity to develop new skills, explore new interests while generating a sense of achievement.

The course will cover.

Benefits of volunteering.

How to find volunteer opportunities

Your rights and responsibilities as a volunteer.

First Aid at awareness



The sessions will run for 6 weeks and will be delivered face to face, with the added benefit of a google classroom which contains videos, links, and guides as well as additional resources and training to support further learning at home.

  • Equality and Diversity

At the end of the course learners will have access to a skills advisor to support their wellbeing and overcome barriers to enable them to progress towards further learning, volunteering or employment. All learners will have access to support from the volunteer Centre in finding and applying for an opportunity that is of interest to them

This course starts on Wed, Apr 24, 2024 and ends on Wed, Jun 12 2024
The start time is 10:00 AM and the finish time is 12:00 PM (2 hours)

At: Merrion House Hub
110 Merrion Centre

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This course is provided by Leeds City Council
Telephone Leeds City Council on 0113 3787002
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Who is it for?

Adults 19 + who are considering volunteering to develop new skills and open doors to new opportunities.
Often courses are open to everyone, so please contact the course provider to ask.

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