Workshops & Training
4401 South Street, Blackfalds Protective Services - Fire Hall
Sep 21st 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
CISM - International Critical Incident Stress Foundation Group Crisis Intervention Training
The Group Crisis Intervention Course is a 2-day program that is designed for those who have little or no previous CISM training, or are
seeking a refresher. On co.....
Oct 02nd 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Oct 03rd 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Are you new to your role in volunteer management and feel a need for some formalized training? Is your organization just beginning to build support for a new volunteer program, or in the process of implementing a new volunteer program? Then this profes.....
Nov 06th 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
We get so involved with the work that must be completed, we are often not aware of our leadership or management approach. Have you ever asked yourself ‘what type of leader am I and what is my leadership style’?.....
Servus Credit Room, Lacombe Memorial Centre
Nov 20th 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Discover how to define what a mutual performance evaluation/review looks like, the most effective process of implementing an evaluation program, and more.....
Jan 22nd 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Volunteers are the backbone and heart of most non-profit organizations and charities. Once you have engaged volunteers through orientation, training, and supervision, you want to continue to provide them opportunities to grow and contribute while ensuring.....
Past And Future Workshops
We strive to offer training that is relevant and useful to all individuals and organizations in our sector. If you have training suggestions, or would like to be put on the waiting list for these potential training opportunities, please let us know using the online form below.
- Social Media for Non Profits
- Marketing for Non Profits
- Mutual Performance Evaluations
- Ethics and Fiscal Management
- Board Development
- Policies and Procedures
- Event Planning
- Leadership and Management for Volunteer Managers
- Orientation, Training and Supervision of Volunteers
- Recognition and Retention of Volunteers
- Risk Management for Volunteer Managers
- Volunteer Management Foundations
- **Volunteer Central was pleased to sponsor the Association of Fundraising Professionals: Fundamentals of Fundraising
- Canada-Alberta Job Grants - Lunch and Learn
- Employment Standards
Need Professional Development Funds?
United Way offers professional development funds for charities throughout Central Alberta which focus on social services. For more information contact the United Way, or click here to be redirected to their funding application page
The Canada-Alberta Job Grant is an employer-driven training program. Click here for more information
Withdrawal requests made more than 14 days prior to close of registration for an event/workshop will be subject to an administration fee of 8% of the original price.
Requests made between 1 and 14 days prior to close of registration are subject to a 25% administration fee.
Alternatively, you may request that the original registration fee be applied as credit towards future workshops or other fees.
No refunds, transfers or credit will be issued once registration has closed.
Cancellation requests may be submitted by phone, email, online or in person
What Workshop Attendees Are Saying
"The workshop was full of very helpful information. We were given many great tips and tools to successfully run programs and help our department run as smoothly as possible. The speaker was very energetic and motivating which made the workshop fun and entertaining." -Megan
“As a new Volunteer Coordinator, I found the information in the workshop provided extremely beneficial and useful in my day to day work. I will definitely attend another workshop put on by Volunteer Central in the future." -Brittany
“The real life applications of the workshop content was very useful and contained information that I am using in my daily work routines. Not only did the workshop provide strategies for achieving the required objective but also provided unique ways to further engage with my volunteers. In addition to all the information and strategies that were shared it was also a wonderful forum for networking with other members in the field, this offered a great opportunity to share challenges, ideas and successes.” -Jody
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