Rockhampton Regional Council working with Volunteering QLD and the Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland (ECCQ) will be providing FREE of charge workshops designed to help build skills for those that operate a community based organisation or who are thinking of forming a community based organisation.
The Building Skills for the Future Conference will be held on Saturday 16 June 2012 at the Gracemere Community Hall.
Formal Registration – 9am
Welcome and Acknowledgements – 9.30am – 10am
Session One 10am – 12.30pm (participants choose which of these two workshops they wish to attend)
– Community Leadership, how to manage lead and promote a community based organisation
– Risk Management and Insurance
Session Two 1pm – 3.30pm (participants choose which of these two workshops they wish to attend)
– Securing funds for your organisation – how to write grants and fundraise
– Volunteer management training – how to recruit, retain, recognise and ensure safety of volunteers
Attendees will receive a FREE Community Capacity Building Toolkit which will contain all course notes and presentation material. Please note that an organisation can send more than one person to the conference.
Register you interest now to avoid disappointment. Places are limited.
By phone: Community Development – 4936 8569
By email: CommunityDevelopment@rrc.qld.gov.au
By mail: Simply print out the Expression of Interest Form and send to Rockhampton Regional Council, Community Development, PO Box 1860, Rockhampton QLD 4700
Conference information: Wade Clark: 4936 8577 | 0458 579 457