At Cumbria CVS, we know that everyone’s training needs are different. Tell us what you want and our trainers will work with you to develop and deliver specialised learning that fits your needs.

Tailored courses at affordable prices.
Bespoke training delivered to Impact Housing

‘I really enjoyed the training. It was informative and matched what I needed to know about fundraising. It was in context of the work that I do and also the trainers were knowledgeable, friendly and delivered the session effectively.
It has also given me food for thought about where I may need to develop further.

Impact Housing

If you need tailor made training at affordable prices, contact Cumbria CVS on 01768 800350 or email

Upcoming Events

Supervising and Supporting Volunteers – Fully Booked



Providing effective support and supervision for volunteers is at the core of a successful volunteer programme. Balancing the needs of volunteers with the needs of the organisation can be challenging, and finding the best approach, combining the right amounts of both flexibility and structure requires time and continuous consideration.
In this workshop, we will explore some of the key challenges and identify the benefits of providing support and supervision for volunteers, focusing on:

Speak Up, Speak Out!



Our Speak Up Speak Out! Workshop is a fun, interactive day of learning, confidence building and presentation skills. This training is designed to build confidence enabling people from all backgrounds to speak with clarity, conviction and impact. Participants will learn how to:
 Speak with passion, eloquence and conviction about their charity’s vision
 Speak with confidence and clarity
 Overcome nerves
 Engage an audience
 Prepare an effective speech
 Improve presentation skills
 Think on your feet
 Enjoy public speaking
Participants will be given lots of opportunity during the day to speak in front of the group and receive feedback from both the group and the facilitator. This will take the form of impromptu speaking and writing and then performing a 3 minute speech.
Trainer: Speakers Trust
At Speakers Trust, the vision is for every person to be able to speak confidently and to be heard.