Strategic Volunteer Management Training Series 

The next SVMTS session will be held November 8, 2017.


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Strategic Volunteer Management Training Series (SVMTS) is a training series on organizing and implementing an effective volunteer program in a nonprofit or government organization. The interactive curriculum is based on the newest research and effective practices in the industry, and is packaged in an easy-to-use format. 

Volunteer Management Topics covered in the series include:
  • Understanding Volunteering: Exploring the Heart of the Volunteer Sector
  • Planning Your Volunteer Program: Building a Solid Foundation
  • Recruiting and Placing Volunteers: Matching Volunteer Skills with Service Needs
  • Orienting and Training Volunteers: Achieving Service Excellence
  • Supervising Volunteers: Maximizing the Volunteer Experience
  • Evaluating Your Volunteer Program: Improving Results Through Data and Feedback

Each participant receives a workbook with resources, copies of the power point slides and templates. 
SVMTS is targeted to experienced volunteer administrators, program managers, and those who need to resturcture their current volunteer programs to meet more community needs. 
The cost of the SVMTS course is $280 for nonmembers. HOSC and AmeriCorps members are entitled to the special rate of $150. 
One-day SVMTS is held at HandsOn Suburban Chicago's office located at Forest View Educational Center, 2121 S. Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005.