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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!

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Mapping Out a Successful New Year

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DAVA is pleased to host, “Mapping Out a Successful New Year.” After this workshop, attendees will be able to apply methods discussed by the panel to more effectively structure and manage their volunteer programs in the upcoming year. The NCAVA Training Category this workshop topic best falls under is Planning and Conceptual Design.

Location: Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St., Durham, NC 27705

Date: December 8, 2016

Time: 9 – 10 a.m.

Cost: Free for DAVA members / $5 for non-members

For more information, contact Chris Ruggeri @ 919-281-1061 or via Email: chris@rmhdurhamwake.org.


Let’s Get Certified: An Intensive Workshop

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Join us for a NCAVA Regional Workshop "Let’s Get Certified:  An Intensive Workshop!" This is a hands on activity to assist and support attendees begin and complete their portfolios required for certification in volunteer administration. The NCAVA Training Category this workshop topic best falls under is Commitment to the Profession.

The primary learning objectives for this workshop/course:

  • Stressing the value of certification in volunteer administration.
  • Assisting attendees with actually completing all or most of their certification portfolios.

Location:  Crisis Assistance Ministry, 500 Spratt St., Charlotte, NC 28205      

Date:   Friday, January 27, 2017

Time: Noon - 5pm

Cost: NCAVA members-free.   Non-members:   $50 with the fee being applied to their NCAVA membership.

For more information contact Susan Neal, 704-371-3001 x116, or via Email: sneal@crisisassistance.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.

2017 dates:

  • Jan. 23 - April 3, 2017 ~ Registration form MUST BE COMPLETED and RECEIVED by January 19, 2017

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. Mail registration and payment to: Southeastern Community College, ATTN: Dr. Melody Prevatte, PO Box 151, Whiteville, NC 28472-0151. 

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