COVID-19 update

  • We’re currently suspending all face-to-face training and events, but will continue to deliver online learning where possible

Our training, events and awards bring voluntary organisations in Wales together to learn, connect and demonstrate the difference we make.

Three people having a conversation at WCVA's gofod3 event




Our training is focused on the needs of voluntary organisations. We can help you and your organisation run more effectively and develop your skills, knowledge and confidence.

People sitting round a table smiling
People sat in rows at a conference smiling


We host a variety of events for voluntary organisations including our Annual Lecture and AGM and gofod3, the biggest event of its kind in Wales.

Upcoming training, events and awards



Communications,Public engagement

Welshifying your social media

8 & 15 FEBRUARY 2022
Learn how to create catchy and effective content bilingually on social media.

Image: using social media


Co-production foundation

17 FEBRUARY 2022
Covers both co-production theory and practice: the what, when, why, and how of this highly effective approach to public services.

Llun: cyfarfod tîm


Co-production essentials

An introduction to the what, when and why of co-production.

Llun: Gwaith tîm

Bespoke only,Communications

Dealing with difficult conversations

Skills and techniques for establishing boundaries and managing conflict.

Dealing with difficult conversations

Our projects

Information & support | Training & events |

Catalyst Cymru: Broadening Horizons

The project provides support to micro, small and medium sized heritage organisations or organisations running a heritage project to broaden their income
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Training & events |

Foundations for the third sector

‘F4S3’ is a European project aiming to upskill new employees in the voluntary sector by developing an entry-level induction training programme. WCVA
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Funding | Information & support | Training & events |

Local Nature Partnerships (LNP) Cymru

Nature is not only beautiful, but it is also fundamental to our lives. We can’t survive without it, but Wales’s natural environment
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Latest news and views

Published: 11/11/21 | Categories: Training & events |

Subsidised places available for intensive leadership training

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Published: 25/10/21 | Categories: News | Training & events |

WCVA’s AGM and annual lecture 2021

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Published: 06/09/21 | Categories: News | Training & events |

Upskill, learn & network – the improved voluntary sector ‘Hub’

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