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Welcome to the Stronger Together Training Programme

We offer a range of specialist training courses designed to develop the skills and knowledge of the diverse Voluntary and Community Sector in Bolton. All our courses are tailored in line with what you tell us you need and are designed to be accessible to all levels of staff and volunteers.

High Quality
All our training is delivered by suitably qualified trainers who offer a wealth of experience and up to date knowledge on current issues in their field – this way, you can be confident of a positive learning experience that aims to help your organisation be the best it can be.

We have listened to what you tell us and have designed our specialist courses to meet the challenges of the sector. We believe in utilising the skills and knowledge that already exist within voluntary and community organisations in Bolton and where appropriate, will offer training delivered by our member organisations.

Thursday, 27 January 2022 - 9:00am
This full-day accredited training course is for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic first aid to a range of people in first aid emergencies. Cost: £70 per participant.
Tuesday, 1 February 2022 - 10:00am
Aim of the course – To support organisations to gain an understanding of their responsibilities regarding data protection and information governance.
Wednesday, 2 February 2022 - 1:00pm
We currently deliver Volunteering Information Sessions specifically for groups who might have additional challenges when finding volunteering opportunities.
Thursday, 3 February 2022 - 11:00am
We are delighted to, once again, partner with leading UK property advice charity, the Ethical Property Foundation. In this informative, accessible webinar run by experienced solicitors and property advisers, we cover the basics of what trustees need to know to understand their roles and responsibilities and how to make good property decisions to secure a...
Monday, 7 February 2022 - 6:00pm
"Gives a good understanding of social value and the next steps for the organisation - really appreciate being able to share examples, knowledge and understanding."
Tuesday, 8 February 2022 - 11:00am
Bolton CVS in partnership with Bolton Council and Bolton Together would like to invite VCSE sector groups to attend an open discussion on shaping the Holiday Activities and Food Programme for the next 12 months
Wednesday, 9 February 2022 - 10:30am
This is an informal workshop aims to increase the confidence of those thinking about volunteering and to better understand the skills that may be asked of them, benefits and impact of volunteering.
Thursday, 10 February 2022 - 11:00am
We are delighted to, once again, partner with leading UK property advice charity, the Ethical Property Foundation. is delighted to offer this free property webinar. In this informative, accessible webinar run by EPF’s experienced surveyors and property advisers, we will cover the basics of premises management and you will receive an information pack with the...
Tuesday, 15 February 2022 - 11:00am
Why is it so important to tell the human story behind the great things that we do?
Saturday, 19 February 2022 - 9:30am
So much is still uncertain across all sectors and there are still many unknowns as we look to the future. The crisis of the past 18 months – 2 years has required many of us to think on our feet and quickly adapt our services and projects to deal with a changing environment. Between us we have had to scale up, scale back, adapt and in some cases stop what we have...
Monday, 21 February 2022 - 12:30pm
Knowing the eligibility criteria for Disclosure and Barring Service checks is a key part of the safer recruiting process and of managing volunteers. In this session we will be joined by a member of the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Tuesday, 22 February 2022 - 1:00pm
An overview of the management committee’s role in an organisation and the specific duties of the chair, secretary and treasurer.