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Career Talks @ UCOL - 4th August 2021

A great opportunity to talk to students and highlight the benefits of volunteering for your career pathway, soft skills development, community engagement, and networking.

Come chat with us!

Volunteering Expo Palmy 2021 - September

The 2020 Expo was a success and we are hosting it again this year. Keep an eye on our newsletters and social media posts! We will confirm the date soon. 


Limited spaces, so register now to guarantee your space. Flick an email to

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Courses in Levin

Are you aware of the regular programmes and classes available at the Te Whare Mahana Community Hub? No, then check this out!

Tutor qualification 

Literacy Aotearoaoffer the New Zealand Certificate in Adult Tertiary Teaching, Level 4 and Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Vocational/Workplace), Level 5 Qualifications. 


Free course to eligible learners.

Central Lakes Leaders of Volunteers (Online)
27 July 2021 

Are you responsible for recruiting, and supporting volunteers? Join Kirsty and Gillian and a range of volunteer managers at our bi-monthly networking sessions. Share successes, problems and ideas. Informal and welcoming to anyone involved in supporting volunteers.

Online Mental Health First Aid - St John

Online Mental Health First Aid training will teach you the skills and knowledge to recognise and respond to someone experiencing these mental health concerns. 

Free Courses

Literacy Aotearoa offers courses: Computer, Financial, Digital, Literacy, Language and Numeracy, Learner License, etc. 

WORKSHOP: Volunteer Recruitment Made Easy - ONLINE AUG 2021

Recruiting volunteers is essential to enable your organisation to meet its goals. Is your recruitment strategy non-existent - or reactive and out of date? Explore a multi-paradigm model of volunteer recruitment.

First Aid Courses - Red Cross

See their full range of courses which meet your first aid training needs.  Browse courses for your workplace, community, outdoor event, or specialised field of work

Refugee Support Training - June/July

Take part in our comprehensive, multi-day training and are expected to attend each session. Next training to PN Volunteers:

  1. Thursday 22 July, 6-9.00pm

  2. Saturday 24 July, 9.00am-5.00pm

  3. Saturday 31 July, 9.00am-5.00pm

Training is on Central Palmy

 Successful Volunteer Retention - Online
16 Sept 2021

Retaining volunteers is more important than ever to ensure your volunteer programme remains sustainable. Do applicants disappear not long after they’ve started? Are established volunteers becoming more short term in their commitment? 

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