Training at OCVA

Health and Safety Level 2
An accredited course for anyone who needs their health and safety certificate updated.
  • Understand the hazard, risk and main causes of harm to workers
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety

Monday 3rd April, 9.30am to 5pm. OCVA, Oxford. £95.
How to Achieve Effective Cross Cultural Communication –
This course is designed to inform and provide advice on implementing best practice and making services/organisations accessible to all.
  • Be able to identify a range of barriers that Black Ethnic Minorities (BME) groups and individuals experience in accessing services/organisations.
  • Identify a range of cost-effective solutions for developing greater access to services/organisations for ethnic minority individuals.
  • Identify relevant adaptations that could be made in your own organisation to develop greater inclusiveness of with regards to BME groups.

Wednesday 5th April, 10am to 12.30pm. OCVA, Oxford. £60 to £70.
Researching and Prioritising Funders –
An interactive and informative session will lead you through the maze of funding information to locate the most appropriate sources of funding for your project/organisation.
  • Be able to identify suitable funders for your project or organisation
  • Develop techniques for sourcing likely funders to meet your project needs
  • Gain an understanding of what funders are looking for
  • Be able to prioritise the needs of likely funders for your project
  • Have an understanding of funder language
  • Create a targeted list of funders for your needs
Thursday 6th April, 1pm to 4pm. Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot. £40 to £50.