October 5, 12 & 19, 2017 8:30a - 12:30p each day
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The Certificate in Volunteer Management teaches best practices relevant to today's volunteer
Designed to address the challenges all
volunteer mangers encounter to recruit, retain and reward their volunteers, the
curriculum is designed by Hands On Network, the volunteer-focused arm of Points of
Light Institute. NLC trainers Tuesdi Dyer and Liz Wooten-Reschke lead sessions that are interactive, include hands-on exercises, and
provide comprehensive information to use immediately when you get
back to your organization.
You will receive the
Florida Association for Volunteer Resource Management Certificate upon
completion. Attendance at all sessions of the course, completion of assignments, and passing module tests is required to earn the certificate.
This module lays the foundation of volunteer management. It addresses current trends in volunteerism, identifies the elements of a successful volunteer program, and discusses motivations of volunteers.
Planning Your Volunteer Program
This interactive module takes you through the steps required to effectively plan a volunteer program. It identifies methods of conducting needs assessments, key elements to include in your volunteer program budget and discusses appropriate roles and purpose for your program volunteers.
Recruiting and Placing Volunteers
In this module, you'll learn effective steps for volunteer recruitment and placement and plan how to improve these processes. You'll also learn of local and national resources that can connect you to prospective volunteers for your agency.
Orienting and Training Volunteers
This module will help increase your knowledge of training volunteers to perform effectively and enjoyably, increase your comfort level in planning training for your volunteers and help you to develop plans for improving your volunteer training.
Volunteer supervision can be as time intensive as staff supervision. This module will help you increase your ability to design and use volunteer supervision strategy, and design next steps for improvement of their supervision.
Evaluating Your Volunteer Program
The last module addresses the evaluation of your current or growing program. You should be able to increase your ability to plan to evaluate and develop steps for a continual evaluation process.
What Others Have Said:
"I have such an increased knowledge of how to effectively manage our volunteer plan. Also, loved how interactive it was!"
"My experience was enjoyable and I learned a lot! Thank you."
CFRE Continuing Education Points
Full participation in this program is applicable for 10.0 NFR points.
If you need special accommodations to participate in any of our classes or events, please contact us at 813-287-8779.
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