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Online Basics In Volunteer Management Course

NCAVA is pleased to partner with Southeastern Community College (Whiteville, NC) and offer the Basics in Volunteer Management course online. The 10-week course will cover volunteer recruitment, retention, risk management, recognition, etc. After enrollment, there is no set time to "log on" each day and you can enter the course from any computer with Internet access.

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NCAVA Certification in Volunteer Administration

Administered by the NCAVA 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.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE CERTIFICATION APPLICATION

CLICK HERE pay online.   


Got Endorsement?

As a benefit to NCAVA affiliate members, NCAVA endorses qualified workshops so that attendees can earn contact hours toward the Certified Administrator of Volunteers in North Carolina (CAVNC) credential. NCAVA also endorses qualified workshops for non-member affiliates, organizations and presenting individuals.  All endorsement contact hours will be provided for a nominal fee to the non-member organization or individual. Applicants must be willing to have endorsed training events publicized by NCAVA.

For complete details and to download the Workshop Endorsement Form. CLICK HERE!

CLICK HERE pay online.  


 

The Cycle of Volunteer Recruitment and Retention

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Volunteer Hendersonville is pleased to sponsor “The Cycle of Volunteer Recruitment and Retention.” The workshop will cover the basic cycle of volunteer recruitment and retention and will ask for discussion where folks are strong and can offer help to colleagues, and where they are weak and need some tips. The primary learning objectives for this workshop is to improve our recruitment and retention skills and address individual issues during discussion. The NCAVA Training Category this workshop topic best falls under is Resource Development and Management.

Location: Mike’s On Main Street, 303 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Date: March 10, 2016

Time: 11:30 a.m. ~ 1:30 p.m.

Cost: (for everyone)  purchase lunch on your own at Mike’s on Main

For more information, contact Stefanie Kompathoum at 828-450-4125 or via Email at stefanie@housing-assistance.com


 

Creating Effective Position Descriptions

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Hands On Asheville-Buncombe is pleased to off Lunch and Learn: Creating Effective Position Descriptions.

The primary learning objectives for this workshop:

  • why it's important to have position descriptions
  • what should be included
  • and how they will assist volunteer coordinators  in volunteer evaluation

The NCAVA training category this workshop topic best falls under is Resource Development and Management.

Location: United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County, 50 S. French Broad Ave.  Asheville, NC 28801

Date: 2/23/16

Time: 11:30 a.m. ~ 1 p.m.

Cost:  $0 for Hands On Premium Partners & NCAVA members

$5 unaffiliated with Hands On or NCAVA

For additional information contact Michelle Bennett at 828-255-0696 or via email: michelle.bennett@unitedwayabc.org


Online Basics In Volunteer Management Course

Posted

NCAVA is pleased to partner with Southeastern Community College (Whiteville, NC) and offer the Basics in Volunteer Management course online. The 10-week course will cover volunteer recruitment, retention, risk management, recognition, etc. After enrollment, there is no set time to "log on" each day and you can enter the course from any computer with Internet access.

2016 date:

  • Sept. 13 - Nov. 22, 2016 ~ Registration form MUST BE COMPLETED and RECEIVED by August 31, 2016

Graduates of the class will receive 12 hours toward NCAVA certification as a Certified Administrator of Volunteers in North Carolina and one Continuing Education credit from Southeastern Community College (Whiteville, NC).

The tuition cost of the course is $70, made payable to Southeastern Community College. (NOTE: College tuition rates are set by the NC Legislation. Rates are subject to change in July of each year.) Credit cards are not accepted, however, we will be glad to invoice your agency. A handbook is required and will be made available the first day of class at no additional cost.

Anyone, anywhere can take this course. Out-of-state tuition DOES NOT apply.

Click on the links to download registration form and agency invoiceDue to state auditing standards, please mail a registration form with your original signature, NOT a copy, of your completed form. Tuition payment must accompany class registration form.

For more information, contact Dr. Melody Prevatte @ Melody.Prevatte@sccnc.edu