Get your organisation’s story across in an engaging way

Charity Mentors [link to https://www.charitymentors.co.uk/%5D has teamed up with Film Oxford [link to https://www.filmoxford.org/%5D to create a bespoke course for charities looking to get their message across through video. The course aimed at the beginner video maker using their smartphone, will focus on producing short talking head videos of about 1-1.5 minutes to load on … Continue reading Get your organisation’s story across in an engaging way

HIT training – 12 week accredited short courses

HIT training are running 12 week accredited short courses which can be completed online or via workbooks - if you opt to complete the course via the workbooks they will be posted to the home address of the learner. You will be allocated a Training consultant who will be able to help with any questions … Continue reading HIT training – 12 week accredited short courses

Accredited leadership development

Professional accredited leadership development that makes a difference to individuals, businesses and communities!  The challenges for leaders are daunting in our volatile, complex world.  We want to develop leaders who take an interest in the world around them, who invest in building their local communities and deliver sustained organisational success. So in 2016 we created … Continue reading Accredited leadership development

Want to create quality videos using a smartphone?

Create quality video We can all record videos on our smartphones, but how do we get it to a professional standard that we can use on our web-site? Videos are an engaging way to get our message across, but creating quality video isn’t as simple as shooting and posting. Brightest Bulb’s ‘individual Director, Editor, Camera-person’ … Continue reading Want to create quality videos using a smartphone?

The King’s Fund’s Cascading Leadership programme – free development opportunity

The King’s Fund’s Cascading Leadership programme is now open for new applications. This is a free development opportunity.  The programme, now in its third year, offers free support, advice and training to the leaders of health and wellbeing charities. To date, it has supported 120 voluntary and community sector (VCS) leaders. We are now offering … Continue reading The King’s Fund’s Cascading Leadership programme – free development opportunity

Trailblazer Programme: Housing and Homelessness Training- 6/12/18 free training

Please note that there are currently spaces still available on the free course below, booked via the OSCB training portal:  https://training.oscb.org.uk/event-detail/%3D%3DQM3gDN/Trailblazer-Programme-Housing-and-Homelessness-Training Trailblazer Programme: Housing and Homelessness Training Date & Time: Thursday 6 December 2018 (10:00 - 12:30) Venue: St Aldates Church, 40 Pembroke Street Oxford Detail: This course is for staff who work with families, young people and … Continue reading Trailblazer Programme: Housing and Homelessness Training- 6/12/18 free training

Seminar on property law for charities and social businesses

Sharing your charity's property - how to do it Charities seldom have huge amounts of spare cash and it makes sense to use what assets they have to the best possible advantage. Property assets, whether owned or leased, are no exception. This seminar will focus on letting or licensing your spare space or property - … Continue reading Seminar on property law for charities and social businesses

Diploma in Digital Marketing – 2 funded places for Young People working for a Charity

The City & Guilds accredited Diploma in Digital marketing is a distance learning 15 month part time course.  It covers the use of all the social media channels, creating images and video, marketing and business principles, search engine optimisation, WordPress websites and much more. Concise Training are offering a fully funded place for two learners … Continue reading Diploma in Digital Marketing – 2 funded places for Young People working for a Charity

OCVA training survey

We are planning our future training programme and would like your input to make sure that we are running courses that you need. We have a very short survey on this link Training suggestions and it would be really helpful to get your ideas and suggestions. Please forward to other colleagues as well to complete. Thank you … Continue reading OCVA training survey