Workshops & webinars

Are you a volunteer engagement specialist or nonprofit professional that’s ready to try new approaches to your day-to-day work?

Our workshops help you develop the skills you need for effectively engaging volunteers, sharing the impact of your organization, or learning how to (re)brand your nonprofit. We offer workshops in the following subjects:

  • Volunteer engagement
  • Nonprofit (re)branding
  • Systems thinking and social innovation
  • Evaluation and impact

Browse our upcoming learning opportunities or contact the Volunteer Alberta team to book your next workshop or webinar.

To book, email programs@volunteeralberta.ab.ca or call 780-482-3300 ext. 108

Poster for Developing Policy & Managing Risk webinar

Developing Policy and Managing Risk

30/11/2021 10:30 am

Depending how your policies are developed, they can be a nonprofit’s best friend or worst enemy.

Policies can help you prepare for difficult or complex situations. Developing comprehensive policies creates a strong foundation for a robust volunteer screening program.

Learn the basics of policy development and understand how to identify potential risks and liabilities as it relates to volunteer screening.

Specific examples for working with seniors will be explored.

Poster for Volunteer Recruitment and Hiring webinar

Volunteer Recruitment and Hiring

23/11/2021 10:30 am

Your organization may know where to find potential volunteers, but how do you get them involved in your work?

Learn how to ask people to volunteer and communicate the who, what, how, when, and why of a volunteer position.