Try volunteering (14V64CL/22)

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Adult Learning Beverley
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Course details

The benefits of volunteering can be huge, both for the person volunteering and for the organisation they are working with- from the satisfaction of making a positive difference to gaining valuable experience for seeking employment. On this free two-hour course, you will gain an understanding of the main principles of volunteering, gain an overview of our Level 1 Award in Volunteering and make a decision as to whether to undertake further learning in this learning area.

What will I learn?

You will look at the fundamental principles of volunteering, explore the course content of the Level 1 Award in Volunteering and make a decision as to whether to progress to further learning in this subject area.

What is it like to learn with East Riding Adult Learning and Employability?

At East Riding Adult Learning and Employability we pride ourselves on the support we give to our learners, from the very first time you contact us, to the day you achieve your goals.

If you choose to join this Try course you will be supported by our dedicated staff, learn in a small friendly and welcoming group and receive lots of encouragement to help you build your knowledge and understanding, as well as your confidence.

Your tutor will give you advice to support you with your next steps and they’ll also tell you about all of the other learning opportunities that you have access to, including help with developing your maths and English skills, joining one of our creative skills classes or sessions to improve your health, wellbeing, confidence or resilience. If you are looking for work or aiming for a change of role, then your tutor will also make you aware of the employability programmes we have available to support you in achieving your employment goals.

Our team will be there to support you at every step of your journey and we always welcome your feedback to help us ensure that you feel safe, happy, supported and welcome.

What do I need to join the course?

Just an enthusiasm to learn! No experience is needed.

What do I need to provide for the first session?

You may find it useful to have a notebook and pen to make notes

What could I do next?

Your tutor will discuss the options with you during the course : you may wish to progress to our Level 1 or Level 2 Awards in Volunteering. We also offer course in maths, English or Digital Skills.

Can we help you to learn?

You can find more information on the Financial help and additional support page or you can contact us to talk about this and any other support we can provide.

Venue Details

Adult Learning Beverley
Adult Learning Centre, Burden Road, Beverley
HU17 9LW

01482 887670