Training for charities, social enterprises or any not-for-profit groups working in Wales.

Why train with WCVA?

We recognise that people learn in different ways and so our training programme contains a variety of short courses, accredited learning, online learning, workshops and seminars. 

All of our training is led by experts in their field, who are committed to the values of the third sector in Wales. If you work in a charity, voluntary organisation, community group or social enterprise our training is built with you in mind! 

What we offer

Browse our training programme by category, or if you're looking for a specific course you can use the course search and filter below.

Training courses



Impact & evaluation

Catalyst: Innovation tools and techniques

13 MARCH 2024
This interactive one-day course aims to provide you with a range of tools and techniques from the world of innovation and creative thinking, assisting you to map strengths, problem solve, and find fresh ideas.

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Work more efficiently with Digital tools and technology

6 MARCH 2024
This half day course will give you an understanding of how digital tools can streamline your work, save you time and support you with managing projects.

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Digital communication and collaboration

29 FEBRUARY 2024
This half-day course will explore approaches and tools to improve communication and collaboration in the workplace. You will develop the essential skills for effective collaboration within virtual environments, fostering more efficient teamwork and communication in the digital workplace.

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Bespoke only , Funding

Planning and writing successful funding bids

5 & 12 MARCH 2024
The course will help you put together a stronger case for funding.

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Bespoke only , Governance & safeguarding

An introduction to data protection for the voluntary sector

27 FEBRUARY 2024
This half day course will provide you with key information about UK Data Protection legislation including the EU & UK GDPR, providing you with an awareness of data protection and its impact on your role.

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Our course your way

Looking for in-house training or content tailored to your organisation? All of our courses can be delivered as bespoke training to meet your organisation’s individual learning needs. Please complete our bespoke training request form and a member of our team will be in touch.  For any other enquiries please email

Knowledge Hub

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The new Knowledge Hub gives voluntary organisations in Wales easy access to a range of online information, networking and learning.

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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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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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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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Funding | Information & support | Training & events |

BME Sport Cymru

BME Sport Cymru helps increase BME participation in Welsh sport by supporting organisations to work with minority ethnic communities.  BME Sport Cymru
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3-SET are the Third Sector European Team – we’re here to provide advice and training to help the voluntary sector in Wales
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