Events

South West Wales Participation Network 

These regional participation networks are suitable for anyone working in the field of participation and citizen engagement

Public Service Boards (PSBs) became the statutory partnership vehicles under the Well-being of Future Generations Act and have been working towards setting Wellbeing objectives and a well-being plan as required under the act. Over the last year,... read more
 

  24/10/2017 - 24/10/2017

  Categories: Participation Cymru

Young Wales - Young People’s Question Time 

Young Wales is delighted to announce that a Young People’s Question Time event will take place on Tuesday 24th October 2017. This event, which will take place in Cardiff Bay, will be an opportunity for young people to put questions to a panel on the ... read more
 

  24/10/2017 - 24/10/2017

Welsh Public Health Conference 

We’re delighted to let you know that registration for the Welsh Public Health Conference 2017 is now open. We hope you’ll be as excited as we are about the programme. This year, we’re taking a fresh approach. Inspired by the strengths of the... read more
 

  26/10/2017 - 27/10/2017

Co-production in practice 

Put citizens at the centre of public service design and delivery

Co-production, if done well can ensure that citizens have a meaningful voice and are at centre of the design and delivery of public services. This course will look at the current Welsh context for co-production and demystify the terminology around... read more
 

  08/11/2017 - 08/11/2017

  Categories: Participation Cymru WCVA

Building care and support together workshops 

In partnership with Co-production Network for Wales, Wales Co-operative Centre and 1000 Lives

Building care and support together workshops We are holding a series of workshops to help people improve how they work together to develop better care and support in a co-productive way. We all want to do things better and differently but can... read more
 

Effective facilitation skills (accredited by Agored Cymru) 

Gain knowledge, skills and confidence to prepare and facilitate participative sessions

Participants will have the opportunity to gain an understanding of the role of the facilitator, learn to plan and run effective facilitated events, learn and practice a range of facilitation techniques including, consensus building, questioning... read more
 

  15/11/2017 - 06/12/2017

  Categories: Participation Cymru WCVA

Workshop: Setting up and refreshing networks 

Using our Network Toolkit to help you set up a new, or refresh an existing network

This workshop explores how to establish a successful network, with practical ideas, tips and participatory methods for setting up a new network, and for refreshing and refocusing an existing network. They say that the whole is greater than the... read more
 

  21/11/2017 - 21/11/2017

  Categories: Participation Cymru WCVA

Managing projects 

ILM endorsed programme

This Institute of Leadership and Management endorsed course provides learners with project management practical skills and knowledge so that they can plan, deliver and demonstrate successful project outcomes. This course will take you through the ... read more
 

  21/11/2017 - 22/11/2017

  Categories: WCVA

All Wales basic safeguarding awareness training 

A basic safeguarding awareness programme for those working with children, young people & adults

The aim of this course is to convey a number of key principles in the safeguarding of individuals and to provide staff with the basic foundation knowledge about responding to abuse and neglect. This course has been developed by the Care Council... read more
 

  28/11/2017 - 28/11/2017

  Categories: Care Council For Wales WCVA

Full cost recovery - an introduction 

Understand and analyse the true costs of running an organisation

FCR is a method of cost allocation which ensures all overheads are included in your budgets when you apply for project funding or bid for services. Overheads are costs that partly support the project, but also support other projects or activities... read more
 

  30/11/2017 - 30/11/2017

  Categories: WCVA

Building care and support together workshops 

In partnership with Co-production Network for Wales, Wales Co-operative Centre and 1000 Lives

We are holding a series of workshops to help people improve how they work together to develop better care and support in a co-productive way. We all want to do things better and differently but can sometimes face barriers or feel sure we’re on the... read more
 

Developing a fundraising strategy 

Learn how to develop and implement a winning fundraising strategy

The funding landscape is changing for third sector organisations in Wales with many seeing cuts to their statutory funding. At the same time there are opportunities out there for organisations to raise funds from private sources. This course will ... read more
 

  05/12/2017 - 05/12/2017

  Categories: WCVA

Introduction to influencing 

Develop the skills, knowledge, tools and techniques you need to advocate effectively

This course will help those working in third sector organisations to develop a planned approach to influencing opinion formers, policy makers and government. This course will provide: an introduction to the role of the National Assembly for ... read more
 

  12/12/2017 - 12/12/2017

  Categories: Participation Cymru WCVA

Building care and support together workshops 

In partnership with Co-production Network for Wales, Wales Co-operative Centre and 1000 Lives

We are holding a series of workshops to help people improve how they work together to develop better care and support in a co-productive way. We all want to do things better and differently but can sometimes face barriers or feel sure we’re on the... read more