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.

Volunteer Essentials: National Standards Workshop

Do you need to improve your volunteer program but don’t know where to start? In the National Standards workshop, you will learn how to implement a strategic Best Practice  framework to suit your program and volunteers needs.

Volunteering Victoria State Conference 2017

A two day conference to be held on Thursday 22 June – Friday 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? Are you keen to influence and evaluate the direction of learning in the volunteering sector and meet with like-minded people? Then please join Volunteering Victoria’s Learning and Development Reference Group.