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Free online training courses

Voluntary Centre Services and Lincolnshire CVS work in partnership as Volunteer Centres Lincolnshire.

We run a regular training programme for staff and volunteers in the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector, on a wide range of topics. We try to keep costs to a minimum to enable as wide a range of participants as possible, although we do have to make a charge for certain courses.

Free online training – 20 courses
As well as face to face training, we offer access to the following online courses:
• Autism Awareness
• Diabetes Awareness
• Equality and Diversity
• Fire Safety Awareness
• First Aid
• Food Safety and Hygiene Essentials
• Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2
• General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – Preparing for Change
• Health and Safety in the Workplace
• Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery
• Information Security
• Information Sharing and Consent – for People Working with Children
• Making Every Contact Count – Loneliness and Isolation
• Managing Conflict – Adult Workforce
• Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disability – for Health and Social Care
• Personal Safety: Lone worker
• Risk Assessment in the Workplace
• Safeguarding Adults (Level 2)
• Safeguarding Awareness
• Safeguarding Children (Level 2)
• Safer Recruitment

These courses are free of charge on a first-come-first-served basis until 31/03/2019. Community and voluntary groups based in Lincolnshire can sign up for these online courses via the website link: 

(At present the training is available only to third sector organisations.)