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

November 30, 2022$145.00 1 Qty Available

Communications in the not-for-profit space

As part of Volunteer Ottawa's efforts to support recovery in...
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December 2, 2022$0.00 2 Qty Available

Equity, diversity, and inclusion in the not-for-profit sector

Registration for this workshop is currently open to members only....
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Free webinar
December 8, 2022$0.00 13 Qty Available

Sharing power with volunteers

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Free Webinar
December 9, 2022$0.00 Unlimited tickets

Introduction to WordPress for Not-For-Profit Organizations

In partnership with Zen Ideas, we are offering a free...
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December 16, 2022$0.00 5 Qty Available

Finance fundamentals for not-for-profit professionals

Registration for this workshop is currently open to members only....
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January 11, 2023$0.00 20 Qty Available

Getting ready for ONCA: an introductory legal clinic

Facilitated by CLEO staff lawyer Benjamin Miller this session is...
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January 24, 2023$145.00 14 Qty Available

From Strategy to Execution in Non-Profits

This workshop focuses on key project planning and management questions,...
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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".
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".
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!"
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…."
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".
Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre
"The professional development programs (VO) offer to us…have been invaluable for our staff…"

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