Professional development

We recognise the importance of supporting ongoing professional development for all members in the Volunteering sector. We are committed to enabling best practice strategies and endeavour to provide ongoing, quality learning opportunities through flexible, contemporary and accessible training. We embrace collaboration and have a variety of learning opportunities available to support professional development and accommodate your needs. Please contact the Professional Development and Events team today.

Latest Workshop: Managers of Spontaneous Emergency Volunteers Training – Bendigo

These two workshops are specifically designed for leaders and managers of volunteers to overcome their fear of speaking to big groups of people, as well as improve their public speaking so they can better get their message across and have a greater impact on the volunteers they manage.

Volunteering Victoria State Conference 2017

The inaugural Volunteering Victoria State Conference is expected to attract over 200 volunteering leaders over the two days from 22-23 June 2017.

In-house training & customised programs

Let us train your staff in the workplace. We can deliver existing programs or customise content and structure to suit your needs.

Volunteer Manager Mentoring Program

We match entry-level volunteer managers and coordinators with senior volunteer managers.
Learn how to get involved!


Our expert consultants come to you. We work closely with your team to facilitate positive outcomes and change management processes.

Essentials and Masterclass Workshops

Are you new to this role? Or are you looking to expand and deepen your knowledge and skills? We have a range of existing workshops targeted to all managers of volunteers.

National Standards for Volunteer Involvement

Learning and Development Reference Group

Are you passionate about the world of education? Join Volunteering Victoria’s Learning and Development Reference Group.