This bite sized workshop will introduce you to the basics of volunteering and the law.


By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Define what volunteering istraining
  • Know the difference between a volunteer and an employee
  • Have a clearer understanding of volunteer’s rights
  • Know the difference between a contract versus a role description
  • An awareness of volunteer agreements

Who Should attend:

This workshop is aimed at beginners, those who volunteer, recruit or manage volunteers.  No prior knowledge is required to attend.


Tuesday 28th September 2016


9.45am arrival for a 10am start and the workshop will close at 12pm


£30 per person for OCVA Members
£32 per person from a charitable organisation who are not OCVA members
£35 per person from a non-charitable organisation


The Old Court House
Floyds Row
St Aldates

Enquiries contact:

Telephone:  01865 251946

When contacting us please state the name of the course your correspondence is in relation to.


Step 1: Please register your details with us on the form

Step 2: and then make payment within 2 working days of registering.

Please note that registration without payment does not constitute a booking. Both are required, and we do check. (Thanks!)

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