Funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, Elements Training Portal has been developed by Connected Voice, North Tyneside VODA and Northumberland CVA, who have been working in partnership since 2019 to help VCSE organisations and groups overcome challenges such as capacity and geography by giving them the opportunity to access quality e-learning 24/7 from wherever they have an internet connection.

Enrol now for £12, or FREE if your organisation has an income of less thank £10K.*

  • Essentials of Charity Finance
    A charity or community group’s finances are not just the responsibility of the Treasurer. Understanding your organisations finances is essential to good governance and financial decision making. This course will help you understand your financial balance sheets and accounts.
  • Good Fundraising: Success with grant applications
    Do you struggle writing successful funding bids? This session will take you through the key steps in preparing a strong funding application that will tell funders exactly what they need to know.
  • Good Governance
    Develop your skills and knowledge so you can become an effective Trustee. This short course provides an overview of key governance issues including essential Trustee duties and how to achieve Board diversity.

*Any organisations with an annual income below £10k can access the course for free. If you qualify for a free course, please email Jennifer on jennifermars@voda.org.uk for a free coupon code.

**New Free Course** Adult Safeguarding Essentials

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility so we’re pleased to be able to offer our latest eLearning course on Elements training portal completely free of charge to all. Adult Safeguarding Essentials is specifically for staff, trustees and volunteers working in voluntary and community settings. The course has been designed and delivered in partnership with expertise from the North Tyneside Safeguarding Adults Board.

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