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NCFE Level 3 Award in Volunteer Management in the Charity Sector

Find about our bespoke course and how you can sign up for the award today.

We work with hundreds of brilliant volunteers across the UK who get stuck in with everything from fundraising to campaigning and media work. As part of our commitment to providing the best service to our volunteers, we’ve developed a bespoke Level 3 (ie A Level) Award in Volunteer Management with Athenia Learning and the nationally recognised awarding organisation NCFE. 

About the course

The course consists of two days of learning, followed by completion of workbook. Core aspects of the course include:

  • Blurb about the volunteer management award.Planning
  • Recruitment
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Ongoing support
  • Learning and development

Course details

We’re delighted to offer the opportunity to take part in this course to other charitable/public sector organisations to help you develop your volunteering programmes.

The cost is £250 per person, which covers registration with the external exam board, two days of learning (including venue hire and lunch), tutorial support to complete the workbook and the award certificate.

Discounts are available for group bookings, and we can also deliver this course at a venue and time to suit you. The training is delivered by a qualified training professional with over 10 years’ experience of working with volunteers.

To book a place to join us for the next course on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 March between 10am and 4pm, email The next dates after this are Thursday 6 and Friday 7 July.

This course takes place at the Cystic Fibrosis Trust headquarters (One Aldgate, London EC3N 1RE - map). 

Blurb about the volunteer management award.

Organisations who have already benefitted from this award include: Volunteer Centre Lewisham, Blackfriars Settlement, Link Age Southwark, Blenheim CDP, Hexagon Housing, 3 C’s, Time and TalentsOctavia FoundationScopeMind and Breast Cancer Now.

Volunteer Management learners, Oct 2016

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