Training/Events Calendar

Throughout the year, we work hard to identify, develop and deliver effective, engaging and relevant training to boards, staff and volunteers. Our in-house workshops are a great way to build those essential skills needed to further your career in the non-profit and voluntary sectors.

Course Fees

All of our workshop fees are listed within the course details (see below). We want to provide training that is accessible to everyone, so if cost is a barrier to you attending any of our workshops please contact us at training@volunteermanitoba.ca or call us at 204.477.5180

Upcoming Events

  • 2022 Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference

    Everyone is being expected to take advantage of data, no matter what their size, mission, or budget.

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    October 18, 2022: 08:00 AM to 02:00 PM

    In Person OR Virtual

  • Design Interviews & Focus Groups

    Planning and Evaluation Foundations Series

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    October 19, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

    Virtual

  • Meeting Management and Minute Taking

    A well planned board meeting helps ensure effective board minutes are captured.

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    October 25, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    In Person OR Virtual

  • Leadership Fundamentals

    Excel in your current leadership role or rise through the ranks of your organization by cultivating the set of teambuilding, innovation and self-management skills that is needed in today's dynamic non-profit sector.

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    October 26, 2022 09:00 AM to November 9, 2022 04:00 PM

    In Person

  • Conduct Interviews & Focus Groups

    Planning and Evaluation Foundations Series

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    October 26, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

    Virtual

  • Building Connection & Community One 'Zoom Room' at a Time

    A 3-hour (half day) online professional development opportunity

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    October 27, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Virtual

  • Importance of becoming a CVA and How to Apply

    Take the next step in your career as a leader of volunteers and become certified in Volunteer Administration (CVA).

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    November 1, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Virtual

  • Analyze Qualitative Data

    Planning and Evaluation Foundations Series

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    November 2, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

    Virtual

  • Constructive Reflection

    Reflection is a critical stage in any planning or development program process.

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    November 3, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Virtual

  • Writing Persuasive Proposals

    Join us for this workshop on persuasive proposal writing and learn how to take your proposal from paper to approval!

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    November 3, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Virtual

  • It's All in the Pitch - Volunteer Recruitment Strategies

    Learn how best to pitch a volunteer opportunity to match the motivations of who you are trying to recruit!

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    November 15, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    In Person

  • Leadership for Westman Non-Profit Professionals

    Calling all Westman non-profit professionals!

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    November 16, 2022: 08:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Unit B - 1624 13 Street, Brandon Manitoba (The Backyard on Aberdeen)
    Brandon MB  R7A 4S8

  • Excel Foundations: Get Familiar with the Excel Environment

    Planning and Evaluation Foundations Series

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    November 16, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

    Virtual

  • Leveraging the Power of Story for Your Organization

    Storytelling is identified as one of the essential competencies required of today's non-profit leaders.

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    November 17, 2022: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    In Person

  • Management Fundamentals (3 days)

    Elevate your HR management knowledge and skills by gaining a solid foundation to hire, develop and supervise non-profit staff in accordance with employment and safety legislation.

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    November 22, 2022 09:00 AM to December 6, 2022 04:00 PM

    In Person OR Virtual

  • Financial Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

    The number one job, and often the most puzzling and perplexing, of every board member is to understand financial statements and maintain the financial health of their organization.

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    November 24, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    In Person OR Virtual

  • Introduction to Volunteer Management (3 Days)

    This workshop will provide staff and volunteers an opportunity to examine and practice the organizational and HR skills necessary to meet the challenges of a changing volunteer environment.

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    November 29, 2022 09:00 AM to December 1, 2022 04:00 PM

    Virtual

  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

    Board members of an incorporated, non-profit organization are legally responsible for the governance of the organization and are expected to develop, implement and monitor policies that will allow the organization to carry out its mission.

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    November 29, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    In Person OR Virtual