Training For Organisations


The Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre provides training specific to volunteer managers, coordinators, and leaders including workshops on volunteer recruitment and retention.

More general training for not-for-profit organisations such as workshops on community events and governance is also provided.

We provide regular training sessions in Bendigo and tailored sessions for organisations in their communities.

For further information on training for organisations please contact or call our friendly team on (03) 5441 1404.

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Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre is currently  hosting monthly Volunteer Leadership forums through zoom video conferencing  to:

Provide support to manager, coordinators and leaders of volunteers

Discuss together ways to move forward and how to adapt to life during and after COVID 19,

Discuss avenues for new  & potential partnerships – post COVID – sharing volunteers

Identifying who will be available to volunteer,

How can your organisation adapt the program to meet the needs of the community and your volunteers?

Tips & guide to best practise approaches to volunteer management tin line with National Standards for volunteer involvement.

Peer support – share vision for volunteering sector.

The BVRC is still dedicated to supporting organisations and recognising volunteers for their hard work and commitment in our community so we have developed a series of fact sheets summarizing:

60 ways to thank your volunteers!

Digital Volunteer Management Platform Training Sessions

One on one sessions will give you an overview of the Be Collective system (BVRC’s new volunteer management and promotion platform) as well as showing you how to build your group profile on Be Collective and start looking for volunteering roles in the Bendigo community.

To book in or to learn more please contact Meredith by email:

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