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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.  


 

De-stress in this Crazy, Fast-Paced World

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MAVA is proud to sponsor,  "De-stress in this Crazy, Fast-Paced World.” Learn new tools to de-stress at work. The NCAVA Training Category for this workshop topic best falls under perspective and responsiveness. 

Location: Myers Park United Methodist Church, 1501 Queens Road, Charlotte NC 28207

Date: Sept. 15, 2016

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

Cost: Free for NCAVA members; $12 for guests

For more information contact Diana May, 704-359-4074 or via email dhmay@cltairport.com   



Volunteer Orientation and Training

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Hands On Asheville-Buncombe is pleased of offer, Lunch and Learn: Volunteer Orientation and Training. Does your position require you to train and orient new volunteers?  Join us and other volunteer coordinators to learn best practices in this critical part of our work.  Carrie Burgin of Habitat for Humanity will lead this group. Highlights include: 

  • Distinguish between volunteer orientation and volunteer training.
  • Know what can be included in orientation/training, how it can be delivered, and by whom.
  • Identify and respond to challenges in orienting and training today’s volunteers.
  • Evaluate and improve orientation and training so as to continually keep it relevant and useful.

The NCAVA Training Category this workshop topic best falls under is Resource Development and Management.

Location: Asheville Habitat for Humanity, 31 Meadow Road, Asheville, NC 28803

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 26

Time: 11:30 am - 1:00pm

Cost:  $0 for Hands On Premium Partners, NCAVA members, $5 unaffiliated with Hands On or NCAVA. (Lite snacks and drinks will be provided.  Feel free to bring along your lunch.)

For more information, contact Michelle Bennett @ 828-255-0696 or via Email: michelle.bennett@unitedwayabc.org


From the Top Down for Volunteer Managers

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What: From the Top Down for Volunteer Managers (4 credit hours)

Who: Rob Jackson, Director, Rob Jackson Consulting, Ltd      

When: Monday, September 19, 2016

Where: Levine & Dickson Hospice House, 11900 Vanstory Drive, Huntersville, NC

Time: PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED! Doors opens at 9:30 am ~ Workshop is from 10 am until 2:30 pm. (Lunch is included.) 

Cost: $25 for NCAVA members ~ $40 for non NCAVA members

Only 70 spots available!

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Online Basics In Volunteer Management Course

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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 & 2017 dates:

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

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