COVID-19 for volunteer-involving organisations: Visit our blog for information on how to protect the safety of volunteers and plan for business continuity. Unfortunately, we cannot see our members or volunteer-involving organisations in person at this time. For Volunteer Services enquiries, contact or call 3002 7600. We are currently reviewing our scheduled training workshops and will update our events page as alternative delivery options (such as webinars) are confirmed. For Training enquiries please email
We will update our blog as more information becomes available. We encourage you to follow the latest advice on the Queensland Health website.

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Upcoming training

For upcoming training workshops and networking events that will advance your volunteer program please view our events calendar. Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

Cancellation policy

In the event of cancellation of the registration for a workshop, the following provisions apply:

  • If cancelled more than three weeks prior to its scheduled date, the participant is entitled to a refund of the total cost.
  • If cancelled within three weeks but more than one week prior to the scheduled date, the participant is entitled to a refund of half of the total cost.
  • If cancelled within one week of the scheduled date, the participant shall not be entitled to a refund of the contract fee.

Contact our team

Customised training can be developed for your organisation, workshop or conference. Please contact our Sector Development team to discuss on (07) 3002 7600 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Photo: Brisbane Volunteer Managers Network Meeting