Volunteering is a great way to give back to society by sharing your skills, knowledge, and expertise. From gaining work experience in your area of interest and developing a range of skills and knowledge, volunteering is also proven to improve your wellbeing. So, if you want to find out more about what volunteering involves, the skills required and the range of opportunities on offer, apply now and take the first step to a rewarding and challenging experience.  


25th February 2022 - 27th February 2022 (3 days - 2 nights)



3 day (2 night) residential courses cost from £0 - £50 depending on your income

Entry Requirements 

You must be working at a level 1 in literacy and looking to gain a volunteering role


Level 2 

Learning Outcomes

You will explore:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The skills required
  • Potential volunteering opportunities
  • What to expect and how to manage a volunteering position
  • Planning your next steps in a volunteering role.


This course will help develop life skills for self-development and for supporting others.

You may also benefit from some of our other courses in areas such as:

  • Confidence and Assertiveness
  • Improving Communication and Listening Skills
  • Introduction to Mentoring Skills
  • Enhanced Volunteering Skills