COVID-19 update

  • We’re currently suspending all face-to-face training and events, but will continue to deliver online learning where possible

Our training, events and awards bring voluntary organisations in Wales together to learn, connect and demonstrate the difference we make.

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Our training is focused on the needs of voluntary organisations. We can help you and your organisation run more effectively and develop your skills, knowledge and confidence.

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We host a variety of events for voluntary organisations including our Annual Lecture and AGM and gofod3, the biggest event of its kind in Wales.

Upcoming training, events and awards




Dealing with difficult conversations

Skills and techniques for establishing boundaries and managing conflict.

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Marketing your services

Learn how to get your message across to the right people in the most effective way.

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Webinar: Your guide to the 2021 Senedd election

An in-depth overview of the Senedd’s unique voting system, the subjects we’re responsible for, and updated information on the recent changes to who can vote.

Webinar: Your guide to the 2021 Senedd election


The ultimate DIY PR toolkit for charities

An interactive workshop designed to help you deliver more effective PR results for your charity.

The ultimate DIY PR toolkit for charities

Our projects

Training & events |

Foundations 4 Sector 3

‘F4S3’ is a European project aiming to upskill new employees in the voluntary sector by developing an entry-level induction training programme. WCVA
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Funding | Information & support | Training & events |

Local Nature Partnerships (LNP) Cymru

Nature is not only beautiful, but it is also fundamental to our lives. We can’t survive without it, but Wales’s natural environment
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Information & support | Training & events |

Catalyst Cymru: Resilient Heritage

The Catalyst Cymru: Resilient Heritage project provides in-depth support for heritage organisations in Wales. Following on from the success of the Catalyst
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Latest news and views

Published: 16/04/21 | Categories: Influencing |

Social care White Paper consultation: care ‘must be citizen-focused and co-produced’

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Published: 30/03/21 | Categories: Influencing |

WCVA’s Vice President elected President of ERCA

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Published: 24/03/21 | Categories: Influencing |

Sector discusses mental health issues with Ministers

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