This is a practical course giving an overview of current law as it affects volunteers and voluntary organisations.
What level is this course?
Level 1 – Has no experience in this field
Level 2 – Has some experience in this field but would like more
Who should attend?
The course is suitable for trustees and directors of community and voluntary organisations, and those working with or managing volunteers.
What will participants learn?
The session will cover:
- What a volunteer is, and when someone is not a volunteer.
- The key legal issues which may affect your work with volunteers, including employment law, health and safety and protection of vulnerable clients.
- A look at some real case scenarios.
- Considering the implications for your own organisations, volunteers and service users
What else do you need to know?
Tea, coffee and water
0115 934 8400