Free Short Courses For Community Groups & Individuals

Expand Your Skills and Employability, or Build Confidence and Wellbeing with Northern College Are you looking to expand your community group using social media, learn new skills to enhance your employability, or do you fancy learning something new to give you a sense of control and help you maintain a healthy wellbeing during these uncertain […]

Trustee Training: Planning Ahead

With our accounting and finance partners, WYCAS Monday 20th July, 2020 10am – 11:30 am The first few months of COVID-19 have seen a remarkable response from voluntary and community groups, but the next 12 months will present particular challenges for trustees. In a very uncertain world they will need to plan ahead. As groups […]

Gaining new skills and qualifications

Looking to expand your skills and knowledge? Kirklees College is running some free online training courses in Health and Social Care. These courses include a CACHE Level 2 Certificate. Awareness of Mental Health Problems Understanding of Autism Principles of Dementia Care Understanding Behaviour That Challenges. Understanding of Children’s Mental Health If you would like to […]

Got time? Learn basic emergency training skills

DDC Training are offering free emergency and health and safety videos for voluntary groups. Published regularly on their Facebook page, the videos provide in-depth and important information on topics such as first aid and performing CPR. To access the tutorials, visit   Image attributes: JamesRein via Pixabay

Safeguarding Support for Third Sector Organisations

New Toolkit, Support and Training NCVO have recently launched a new toolkit to support the third sector in safeguarding good practice. You can view the online resources here: TSL Kirklees are working in partnership with five partner organisations across West Yorkshire and York to signpost people to resources, training and support. If you would […]

Free Cyber Security Training for Small Charities / Community groups

Cyber Security Training for Small Charities  Thursday 20th February 10am – 1pm Networking Lunch 1pm – 2pm Huddersfield Fire Station Community Room,  Outcote Bank, Huddersfield HD1 2JT Do you know how to protect your organisation against a cyber-attack?  Have you thought about the risks to your business if you were hacked, phished or your online […]

TSL Kirklees Migration Team: Welcome Mentor Training Success

#kirkleeswelcomes! Community spirit was in full swing at Ravensthorpe Community Centre last week for the TSL Kirklees Migration Team’s Welcome Mentor training. This is a scheme to recruit and train volunteers who are good with people and know their local communities inside and out to become mentors for recent migrants and help them feel welcome […]

Announcing The Kirklees Finance Worker Forum

Bringing together finance & accounting staff from the voluntary, community & charity sector. Wednesday 30th October 2019 12pm to 2pm at TSL Kirklees, 12 New Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2AR Join us for the inaugural Kirklees Finance Forum, hosted by WYCAS & TSL Kirklees at the TSL offices in central Huddersfield. The Finance Forum will provide […]

Apply Now: 3-Months Free Support for Local Social Enterprises

Accelerator Programme designed to support the growth of social enterprises (including charities). “Social enterprise is said to offer possibilities for social engagement and economic inclusion to different social groups, providing novel solutions to a range of societal problems that the state and private sector have been unable to solve.”

Third Sector Training: Introduction to Islam & Muslim Culture Course

‏Cultural Competency Training, 16th July 2019 With the increasing number of terrorist attacks associated with Islam across the globe, the constant negative portrayal of Islam in the Media, and the current issues relating to Relationship Sex Education in Schools and the LGBT community; isn’t it time to learn more about Islam and Muslims from authentic […]