On this page you will find details of training courses for you and your organisation. Simply follow the links below.


C3SC Training

Download the C3SC Training Program October to March 


Safeguarding: Organisational Implications –FREE (WCVA) 

Tuesday 21st January, 9:30am to 12:30pm

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

  • Understand the context of safeguarding in Wales, legislation and guidance
  • Explore how to implement the policies and procedures required
  • Discuss confidentiality, reporting and referrals

Book online - Alternatively email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on (029) 2048 5722.


Disclosure and Barring Service Information –FREE (WCVA)

Tuesday 21st January, 1pm to 4pm

By the end of the session, you will understand:

  • How DBS checks contribute to safeguarding (what it is, what it can tell us, what it is not)
  • How to use DBS checks to make a placement/employment decision (regulated activity, risk assessment, relevant offences)
  • Best practice in response to DBS check content

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Business and Strategic Planning

Thursday 23rd January from 10am to 3pm

This course will help organisations understand the importance and benefits of long-term planning and provide them with practical resources to plan more effectively within their own organisations.

By the end of the session, you will:

  • Understand the difference between business and strategic plans
  • Understand the purpose of business and strategic plans and why every organisation needs one
  • Appreciate the benefits of the planning process
  • Be able to develop comprehensive business & strategic plans

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Skills to Participate: Community Engagement

Thursday 30th January from 10am to 3pm

Community development involves the active participation of individuals in their own community. This course will help you to consider barriers to participation and ways to overcome these.

By the end of the session, you will:

  • Consider power relationships in communities and their impact
  • Look at levels of participation in community work
  • Consider the positives and negatives of networking
  • Identify the facilitation role of community development workers

Book online - Alternatively email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on (029) 2048 5722.


Working with Outcomes

Thursday 6th February from 10am to 3pm

In today’s economic climate understanding and demonstrating your impact will not only help you build good working relationships with funders but can also help you improve your planning mechanisms resulting in more effective service delivery. This training course will introduce you to the steps involved in planning, managing and developing an outcomes approach to your work.

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

  • Understand the benefits of using an outcomes approach
  • Describe the activity, results and difference your work will make
  • Design and implement a monitoring and evaluation system for gathering and analysing information

Book online - Alternatively email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on (029) 2048 5722.


 

 Public Access Defibrillator Awareness (St John Cymru-Wales)

Wednesday 26th February from 10am to 12pm

A short awareness session covering how to access and use a public access Automated External Defibrillator and administer CPR.

The session covers:

  • Primary survey
  • Emergency call
  • Chest Pains
  • Resuscitation
  • Introduction to the use of an Automated External Defibrillator.

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Project Management

Thursday 5th March from 10am to 3pm

This course is designed to give a basic introduction into the main principles and stages and stages of managing a project. The information given in the course can be applied to small or large projects of any nature.

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

  • Understand what makes a project successful
  • Involve your community in project planning and engage partners
  • Understand the stages of a project and their importance
  • Learn how to plan a project

Book online - Alternatively email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on (029) 2048 5722.


Planning & Writing Successful Funding Bids

Tuesday 10th March from 10am to 3pm

The funding environment is becoming more and more competitive, with most funders receiving thousands of requests for support each year. It is therefore vital that your funding bids stand out from the crowd. This training course will help you learn how to improve your funding bids by adopting a structured approach to the planning and writing of your future applications.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the current Welsh funding climate & its impact
  • Review your current approach of developing a bid
  • Apply new tools & techniques to give your bids a winning edge
  • Understand and meet the expectations of funders

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Price of training (unless indicated otherwise):

C3SC or CVC organisational member with annual income below £25,000: FREE

C3SC or CVC organisational member with annual income of £25,000 or above: £20 half day; £40 full day

Individual member: £20 half day; £40 full day

Non-member voluntary organisation: £40 half day; £80 full day

Statutory organisation: £60 half day; £120 full day

* C3SC charges a fee for courses delivered by an external training provider to enable us to cover our costs.

Please note: Cancellations must be made with notice of at least 5 working days to receive a refund.
We operate this policy due to only being able to provide 10 spaces per course, meaning courses book up quickly.


To book your place, please complete the online training booking form. Alternatively, call us on (029) 2048 5722 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - please have your C3SC membership number at hand when you contact us.

C3SC can also offer bespoke training. Please get in touch to find out more.