What is Volunteer Management Training Series?

The Volunteer Management Training Series (VMTS) consists of six modules created by the Points of Light Institute, and is designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of the major components of a nonprofit Volunteer Management program.
The classes may be taken individually or as a series. Each session costs $50, and you can take the entire series for $225. To earn the Volunteer Management Certificate, you must complete the entire series.
This valuable program will enhance your knowledge whether you are a new or seasoned volunteer manager.

Questions? Please contact Elise Grongstad at egrongstad@metrovolunteers.org.


Training Schedule

March 13, 2018
Session 1:
Understanding Volunteering

Exploring the heart of the volunteer sector.

March 27, 2018
Session 2:
Planning for Your Volunteer Program
Building a solid foundation.

April 10, 2018
Session 3:
Recruitment & Placement

Matching Skills with service needs.

April 25, 2018
Session 4:
Training & Orientation

Achieving service excellence.

May 16, 2018
Session 5:
Supervising Volunteers
Maximizing the volunteer experience.

May 30, 2018
Session 6:
Evaluating Your Volunteer Program

Improving results through feedback.