Organisational Training

Communities 1st can provide training for your staff and trustees.

Training can be delivered as part of the Training Calendar – or as tailored sessions (bespoke training) designed specifically to meet the needs of your staff and/or trustees.

Bespoke Training

All topics can be delivered as a bespoke session, tailored to meet the needs of your staff and /or trustees. They can be delivered at your premises or at a convenient local venue and can be delivered in around 3 hours. So, if you have at least 6 people who require training, give us a call and we can work with you to meet your needs.

All sessions are delivered by qualified trainers with extensive experience.



  • Running effective meetings
  • Running a charity
  • Recruiting and Retaining Committee Members
  • Trustee and Management Committee, Roles, responsibilities and liabilities
  • Effective Meetings and Minutes
  • Governance in the voluntary sector



  • Discipline and Grievance
  • Supervision and Appraisal
  • Managing Staff


Business Planning

  • Business and strategic planning



  • Writing Successful Applications
  • What you need to know to get the funding
  • First Steps in Grant Funding


Volunteer Management Training

  • Recruiting and Managing Volunteers
  • Supporting and Supervising Volunteers
  • Motivating Volunteers
  • Dealing with Difficult Volunteers
  • Volunteers and the Law
  • Advanced Volunteer Management (2 day)
  • Managing Volunteers


Other Training

  • Data Protection
  • Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Risk Assessment
  • IOSH Working Safely
  • Mental Capacity Act Training
  • Food Safety Awareness
  • Hitting the Headlines

and more!

Contact us for a quote today on 020 8207 4504 or 01727 814644 or email us

Organisational Training

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