Certification and Education

Administered by the Certification Committee, the certification program is part of NCAVA's strategy to enhance the professional identity of volunteer administrators. The goals of the program are to raise standards, increase knowledge, and improve performance of volunteer administrators in North Carolina. The program provides a means to document competency and signify excellence in the practice of managing volunteer programs. The designation CAVNC, indicating a Certified Administrator of Volunteers in North Carolina, helps employers identify the most qualified and committed professionals.

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Education within the Volunteer Administrator’s profession is vital in today’s ever growing volunteer base.  Stay on top of current trends, learn more about the profession you are embarking upon, or network among peers.  NCAVA has workshops throughout the year and around the state to help you get volunteers moving and keep them engaged.  Learn from your peers about their tried and true methods and put them into practice within your own organization.  Wow your volunteers with your passion and pride as you make your mark in the world of Volunteer Administration.

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Affiliates! Are you wanting to enhance the benefits you offer to your membership?  Have all of your workshops endorsed by NCAVA to give your membership the credits they deserve.  If you have an upcoming workshop, simply download this form and forward it to the Education Chairperson at least 30 days prior to your event.  The workshop will not only allow your members to gain knowledge in their profession, but also provide them continuing education credit for their certification.

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