Training and Events

At Kerry Volunteer Centre we are committed to providing individuals and groups involved in Volunteering in Kerry with access to local training opportunities and supports to advance their capacity and cause. For over 10 years Kerry Volunteer Centre has been delivering training to community groups, not for profit organisations, statutory agencies, voluntary management committees and charities in Kerry.

Kerry Volunteer Centre provides tailored training solutions to community, voluntary and charitable organisations in the areas of:

  • The Governance Code,
  • Volunteer Recruitment,
  • Volunteer Management,
  • Garda Vetting,
  • Charities Act Compliance,
  • Best Practices in Fundraising,
  • Policy Development, and
  • Data Protection.

Training is delivered by in house and external experts. Training and events are developed to meet the needs of the community and voluntary sector and includes a wide variety of relevant topics, all at affordable prices. When circumstances require us to charge, we commit that our members benefit from a minimum of 35% discount on all courses.

Kerry Volunteer Centre delivers a suite of Volunteer Management supports and training. Such as the Kerry Volunteer Managers Network which meets quarterly, this is free for members to attend and cost €75 for non-members. Additionally, there is one to one mentoring available on all aspects on Volunteer Management, this support is free to members and cost €45 per hour to non-members. Annually, we provide modular based Volunteer Management training focusing on all aspects of best practice in involving and managing volunteers, this cost of this two full day or four half day training is €55 for members and €95 for non-members.

To find out more about how our training service can benefit your organisation, to avail of bespoke training service, mentoring or consultancy service and /or to register your training needs contact by email Anna on anna@vounteerkerry.ie or call Anna at the Centre on 066 7117966.