Attend Academy

training

The voluntary sector is fantastic. It makes a difference through action. Sometimes when the focus is on action, theory can get left behind. This is where we can help. Attend delivers training to the third sector, spreading the word, and evidencing best practice.

To do this, we have developed range of programmes approved by the Institute of Leadership and Management, the Open College Network, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, and the Institute of Fundraising. 

Mental Health First Aid

Attend Academy are accredited to deliver the Adult 2 Day Mental Health First Aid course.

Volunteer Management Programmes

A range of accredited volunteer management courses, and also some 1-day/half day sessions. Also, practical delivery (consultancy services), and personal development in managing volunteers and volunteering programmes (coaching services).

Fundraising Programmes

<p>A range of short courses, approved by the Institute of Fundraising, and also other 1-day/half day sessions. Also, practical delivery (consultancy services), and personal development in fundraising or developing fundraising programmes (coaching services).</p>

Evaluation and Impact Assessment

An ILM approved programme in Impact Assessment Leadership. Also, practical delivery (consultancy and research services), and personal development in evaluation and impact assessment (coaching services).

Coaching Programmes

Accredited by the International Coach Federation

Opening doors to volunteering (EYV11)

EYV11 – ‘Opening the door to volunteering to underrepresented groups’ This programme was funded by the Cabinet Office as part of the European Year of Volunteering 2011.

Research

This section consists of research undertaken by Attend Academy, in addition hosts research undertaken by external organisations on inclusivity and ethnic minorities.

Organisational Development

On a range of topics