14th October - 21st November 2022


Part-time residential at the college (5 weekends - 3 days, 2 nights)


Full awards at level 3 or above cost from £0-£100 depending on your income.


Level 3

If you have responsibility for organising volunteers or would like to move into volunteer management, this course is ideal. Get the knowledge and skills required to be able to effectively manage volunteers and ensure that your organisation makes the most of their valuable contribution. Gain the key management skills and knowledge necessary to give your organisation the edge and equip yourself with a range of transferable skills.

You will develop practical leadership and management knowledge and skills across the following disciplines:

  • Managing volunteer agreements
  • Supervising and supporting volunteers
  • Promoting volunteering within your organisation and to volunteers


Note: Students arrive between 3.00pm and 4.00pm on the first day and leave by 3.00pm on the last day

Friday 14th - Sunday 16th October

Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd October

Friday 4th - Sunday 6th November

Friday 11th - Sunday 13th November

Friday 18th - Sunday 20th November

Entry Requirements 

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. The Level 3 Award in the Management of Volunteers is aimed at volunteer managers and co-ordinators who have a hands-on role in supporting volunteers.  People who have had previous experience of working with and managing/supervising volunteers and who may not currently be in employment or a volunteering role may also apply.

  • This course is funded by the West Midlands Combined Authority and applies to a wide range of postcodes within the West Midlands county only including Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Sandwell, Dudley, Walsall, Solihull and Coventry.  To check your eligibility please contact the Admissions team on 0121 472 0116  or email [email protected]