Training

Step Into Volunteering

Welcome to volunteering, a friendly two-hour information session about what you need to know to have an enjoyable volunteer experience!

Topics covered:

  • Mutual expectations
  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Privacy and Confidentiality
  • Work, Health, and Safety for Volunteers
  • Volunteer Background Checks – Police Checks & WWCC

Bookings Essential!

For more information about training sessions to support Best Practice in Volunteering, contact the Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre.

Email: info@bgovolunteers.org.au
Telephone: (03) 5441 1404


Session Dates for 2017

  • Tuesday 3rd October
  • Tuesday 7th November**
  • Tuesday 5th December

Time:   10am—12 noon
Venue: Activity Room 1, Bendigo Library, Hargreaves Street, Bendigo

Guest Presenters

Each month two organisations are invited to provide guest speakers who give an overview of their organisation and volunteer roles that are available.

October: Vision Australia, Scouts Bendigo & Remembrance Parks
November: St John Of God Hospital, Solve Disability Services, Y Services Club, Benetas, CFA, 195.1 LifeFM
December: Bendigo Health, Compeer Program & Lifeline

Note: organisation and guest presenters are subject to change.

In the last half of 2017 we are running a special expo-type sessions with more organisations present, which means more opportunities to find your perfect volunteering role.

**Think Global, Act Local… Think VOLUNTEERING!Tuesday 7th November

Date: Tuesday 7th November
Time:   9:45am—12:30pm
Venue: Activity Room 1, Bendigo Library, Hargreaves Street, Bendigo

We are launching a session with extra speakers and extra time for our November Step into Volunteering. Speakers include:

  • St John Of God Hospital
  • Solve Disability Services
  • Y Services Club
  • Benetas
  • CFA
  • 195.1 LifeFM

 


Bookings Essential!

For more information about training sessions to support Best Practice in Volunteering, contact the Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre.

Email: info@bgovolunteers.org.au
Telephone: (03) 5441 1404