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Training and Events

NGO Research Forum

28 February 2018 - 9:30am – 28 February 2018 - 11:00am

This forum is for NGO policy, research, advocacy and community staff who are interested in building research capacity and hear from researchers in and beyond the sector about contemporary questions an issues. A lively program of seminars on important topics have been presented within this forum such as social enterprises in the NFP sector; the impact of new policy and legislation in the disability sector in community settings; and how Indigenous communities and other stakeholders work together to engage in entrepreneurship.

Please see below for this forum's topic.

Funding Futures in the NDIS Context - It's a Jigsaw! Workshop

8 March 2018 - 9:30am – 8 March 2018 - 4:00pm

Explore and strengthen your understanding of the funding opportunities presented by the NDIS to develop your ability to plug funding gaps.

NCOSS and NSW Legislative Council Workshop on Parliamentary Inquiries

14 March 2018 - 8:45am – 14 March 2018 - 12:45pm

Data Collection for Outcomes Measurement

19 March 2018 - 9:30am – 19 March 2018 - 1:30pm

NCOSS and Fams are partnering to offer outcomes measurement training.

Volunteers and the law

27 March 2018 - 2:00pm – 27 March 2018 - 5:00pm

The way the law applies to volunteers can be complex and confusing. This popular session run by Justice Connect, steps participants through the components of a successful and legally-compliant volunteer program.

Change in the Community Sector – getting our people strategies right

28 March 2018 - 9:30am – 28 March 2018 - 4:30pm

This workshop is facilitated by Job Australia and will cover approaches to recruitment and retention that make sense for the community sector in a context of change.

Governing a NFP organisation

12 April 2018 - 9:30am – 12 April 2018 - 12:30pm

This half day workshop is designed for people who govern not-for-profit community organisations including, board or committee members, managers and senior employees. It covers the roles and responsibilities of board or management committee members and how to assess if your board is effectively managing your organisation.

Working with Other Organisations: From MOUs to Mergers

12 April 2018 - 1:30pm – 12 April 2018 - 4:30pm

What do you need to do before you work with another organisation? Are the words partnership, collaboration, joint-venture, amalgamation, MOU or merger floating around your organisation? Are you confident you understand these various working arrangements and what they might mean for your organisation?

NGO Research Forum

18 April 2018 - 9:30am – 18 April 2018 - 11:00am

This forum is for NGO policy, research, advocacy and community staff who are interested in building research capacity and hear from researchers in and beyond the sector about contemporary questions an issues. A lively program of seminars on important topics have been presented within this forum such as social enterprises in the NFP sector; the impact of new policy and legislation in the disability sector in community settings; and how Indigenous communities and other stakeholders work together to engage in entrepreneurship.

Please see below for this forum's topic.

NCOSS and NSW Legislative Council Workshop on Parliamentary Inquiries

20 June 2018 - 8:45am – 20 June 2018 - 12:45pm

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