September is almost here and PAVO have put together a set of courses to help with those summer blues. To help celebrate the Powys Volunteer of the Year Awards, we are focusing on training around volunteering.

We have scheduled some volunteering courses throughout September and October to help organisations with involving volunteers, updating policies and procedures and selecting, inducting and retaining volunteers to continue to support communities.

We offer a range of courses, some of which are free of charge. Take a look below at our schedule for September and October.



Amser i Ni (learn about time banking and see if it is for you): 9th September, 10am -12pm

 An introduction to volunteering: 14th September, 10am - 12pm

 All Wales Safeguarding: 17th September, 1pm – 4:30pm

Preparing for volunteers (policies and procedures): 22nd September, 10am – 12:30pm

 Diversity and Inclusion (Part 1): 29th September, 1pm – 3pm



Volunteer recruitment, selection and induction: 5th October, 10am – 1pm

Diversity and Inclusion (Part 2): 6th October, 1pm – 3pm

The role of a trustee: 20th October, 6:30pm – 8:30pm


To book on to any of these sessions or for more information, please go to:

If you are looking for a bespoke training course for your organisation, please get in touch with us by emailing

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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