OCVA – Upcoming Training

Upcoming Training at OCVA – book now!

Effective Copywriting
Are you looking for more impact from your marketing materials? This intensive and practical three-hour course introduces you to the essentials of effective copywriting. We demonstrate what ingredients go into good copywriting – and where some people make mistakes. And we show you some easy ways to attract and influence your target audience, which will help make your next campaign a success.
Thursday 1st March 2018
£60 to £85

Microsoft Excel Refresher
This interactive and practical course introduces beginners to the software and explains how it can be used to enhance your work. This course is ideal for learners and refreshers as it covers all the basic elements of Excel in a practical, hand on format, allowing you time to practice the techniques in the session. By the end of the course, learners will be able to format a spreadsheet for printing, create charts, use basic functions effectively and start to analyse data.
Tuesday 6th March 2018
£70 to £95

Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3
The QA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, to provide first aid in a range of emergency first aid situations.
Monday 12th March 2018

Developing Presentation Skills
This one day session gives you an opportunity to discover and/or refresh your existing presentation skills. Whether you present to an audience on a regular basis or infrequently, this session will give you ideas, practical tips and methods that work well for a persuasive presenter.
Tuesday 13th March 2018
£80 to £105

Plan Your Evaluation
The aim of this course is to help you create an evaluation framework for initiatives, develop a tracking system to monitor progress against targets and communicate your project’s purpose and impact to funders and stakeholders.
Wednesday 14th March 2018
£70 to £95

Business and Report Writing
Want to improve the impact and effectiveness of your reports, proposals and other documents? Need help with starting or structuring, getting the right tone of voice, or influencing your readers? This intensive and practical three-hour course gives you the skills and techniques to make writing jobs easier – enabling you to write with greater speed, confidence and results.
Tuesday 27th March 2018
£60 to £85