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

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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.

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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 , Funding

Catalyst Cymru: Mastering digital fundraising & marketing

8 MAY 2024
This session will introduce you to fundraising and marketing using digital platforms, explain what you need to have in place to make it work and how to test if it is a way forward for your organisation.

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Cyber security awareness training

When it comes to protecting your organisation from cyber-crime, your people can be your biggest asset, and with cyber security awareness training they can become highly effective barriers to cyber-crime.

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Bespoke only , Communications , Public engagement

Writing for the web and driving traffic to your website

New course dates coming soon!
Create engaging, media-rich content to deliver the best results for your organisation.

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Bespoke only , Communications

Social media for the voluntary sector

New course dates coming soon!
Explore how your charity or community group can use social media more effectively to influence and engage with your audience.

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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: 23/02/24 | Categories: News | Training & events |

Free leadership development programme for voluntary sector

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Published: 19/02/24 | Categories: News | Training & events |

gofod3 – apply now for event and exhibition space!

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Published: 16/02/24 | Categories: News | Training & events |

Trusted Standard – free lunch & learn webinar

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