Training & Masterclasses

trainingSefton CVS’s Training and Development Service works to enhance the skills and knowledge of VCF sector staff, boards and volunteers in order to build the capability and competence of organisations to sustain themselves and grow.

Sefton CVS is an approved training centre and offers courses accredited through Open Awards, the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) and ABC as it means common inspection framework standards (CIF).

Non-accredited courses, coaching and peer learning can be provided in group training sessions and through masterclasses and bespoke provision.

The service focuses on:

  • Capacity building to ensure organisations are legally compliant and adopt good practice.
  • Ensuring a professional and up-to-date workforce within the VCF sector.
  • Ensuring organisations are fit for purpose and tender/commission ready.
  • Improving the social and financial value of workforce learning and development.

Upcoming Training & Masterclasses 

Friday 14th July 2017, 9.30am-4.30pm
Safeguarding Adults: For Managers and newly-appointed Safeguarding Leads

Cost: £60 per person
Tutor: SCIE (Social Care Institute for Excellence)

Venue: Rooms 5 and 6 Sefton Council Workforce Learning and Development Unit, Corporate Learning Centre, Sandringham Road, Ainsdale, Sefton Merseyside PR8 2PJ

Tuesday 18th July 2017, 5pm-9pm
Safeguarding Children Level 1 Training

Cost: FREE (Limited places, max 10) 
Tutor: Laura Goad, Sefton CVS
Venue: Sefton CVS Offices, Burlington House, L22 0LG

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Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th July 2017, 10am to 4pm (2 day training)
Mental Health First Aid Training

Cost: £160 per person
Tutor: Thomasina Afful & Robert Brennan, Sefton CVS

Venue: SING Plus, 53 Cambridge Road, Seaforth, L21 1EX
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Online Training

Accredited On-Line Training to the Third Sector £7.50 

  • Child Protection  Certificate accredited Kidscape and Family Lives Level 2 programme (graded against nationally accepted levels and equivalent to GCSE grades A* – C)
  • Safeguarding Adults endorsed by Remploy and the Association of Chief Police Officers Level 2 programme (as graded against the nationally accepted levels and equivalent to GCSE grades A* – C)
  • Equality and Diversity Level 2 programme (graded against nationally accepted levels and equivalent to GCSE grades A* – C)

To book online training please contact us on 0151 920 0726 ext 202 or email training@seftoncvs.org.uk


 Online Booking Form