About BVSC Training

Through our training programme we offer courses and workshops on a broad range of topics to help you develop your knowledge and skills both professionallly and personally.

Some of the courses are developed specifically with the voluntary sector in mind, but most will be of relevance to individuals from any business sector.

Our training courses

Our training programme includes the following sessions, all of which we run periodically:

  • HR & Employment Law
    Unconscious bias and equality and diversity
    Volunteers: managing, motivating and the law
    New Data Protection Law, plus managing social media issues in the workplace
    Intensive HR
    Sickness absence, poor performance, disciplinaries and grievances
  • Leadership & Management
    Introduction to coaching
    Advanced coaching skills
    Being the best you can be at work
    'Just about Managing': a complete programme for managers (Two Day Course)
  • Communcations and Marketing
    Demonstrating Impact through storytelling
    Communications Strategies for the Third Sector
  • Health & Wellbeing
    Introduction to Practical Mindfulness: A way to improve your life and work

Please check our training calendar for information about our current courses.

Our trainers

Our trainers are all experts in their fields who bring both in-depth knowledge as well as practical experience to their sessions. Find out more about our trainers.

Our location

All our courses are held within our conference centre at 138 Digbeth, Birmingham B5 6DR. It's a central location which is easily accessible by rail, car or local buses. If you're travelling by train, both New Street and Moor Street Stations are within walking distance and both provide excellent rail links to and from surrounding towns and cities.

Your training needs

We are constantly striving to ensure that the training we provide reflects your needs and to identify any gaps in provision. Please tells us about your training needs by completing our short survey, or by emailing training[at]bvsc[dot]org.

Keep in touch!

You don’t need to be a member of BVSC to book a training session, but we suggest that you sign up to our regular e-bulletin if you want to be first to hear about new courses.