Upcoming Workshops

VO offers over 40 unique, practical workshops designed specifically for the sector.

Constant professional development is essential for individuals working in not-for-profits. Every year, Volunteer Ottawa trains hundreds of staff and volunteers: from creating and running a successful volunteer program, to having a more effective board of directors, to everyday operations. Our training provides an environment to acquire new skills, network and learn best practices specific to the sector.

Join one of our upcoming workshops listed below or contact us to have a workshop designed specifically for your organization. 

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Upcoming Workshops

February 9, 2023$145.00 19 Qty Available

Volunteer Recruitment – Welcoming People to Your Community

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February 23, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Volunteer Screening – Fostering Community Accountability

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March 23, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Orientation and Training – Preparing Volunteers for Success

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April 13, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Volunteer Monitoring and Supervision – Supporting Volunteers for Success

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May 11, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Leading Volunteers with Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion – Shared perspectives, transforming community

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May 25, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Technical resources for Volunteer Management – Leveraging technology for success

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June 15, 2023$145.00 20 Qty Available

Recognition and Retention – Celebrating and cementing community

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What Ottawa’s not-for-profits are saying about VO’s education program:

"VO offers a broad education program designed with organizations like ours in mind. This means that we have access to valuable training and networking opportunities that we would not otherwise have".
John
Canadians Sharing Locally and Globally
"Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Support Programs has benefitted gratefully from the vast knowledge and expertise that is available through Volunteer Ottawa’s professional development training programs".
Jocelyn
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Support Programs
"Volunteer Ottawa offers such a range of workshops suitable to different staff members. We have found it to be a very cost effective way to provide staff training, encourage networking and sharing of information!"
Nicole
Canadian Parents for French, National
"The professional development opportunities offered by Volunteer Ottawa provide skill development at an affordable cost. The training facilitators are …highly skilled professionals in their field, offering valuable expertise….The sessions that Volunteer Ottawa offers result in increased skills and networks…."
Cherly
Neil Squire Society
"I am so grateful for the resources and training programs Volunteer Ottawa provides… Thanks to the …Professional Development workshops they offer … I have gained so much knowledge and empowering tools to help me fulfill my mandate…Without these training programs offered by VO, I would not be as successful in my role as I am today".
Joanne
Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre
"The professional development programs (VO) offer to us…have been invaluable for our staff…"
Laura
H.O.P.E.

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