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Communication Awareness for Volunteers

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The Communication Awareness for Volunteers training aims to give practical tools for developing communication skills.


  • Understanding how and why we communicate.
  • Appreciation of how others interect with us in face-to face communication and how we interect with others.
  • Understand a person's right to own their own information (data protection).
  • Tips on how to overcome barriers to communication.

Trainer: Renee Jasper-Griffiths  -  ESCC Training and development consultant

This session includes breaks with refreshments.

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Target Audience:   Volunteers and Volunteer Co-ordinators linked to community or voluntary organisations and/or organisations who are members of HVA.

Costs: This is a FREE course for any delegate within the target audience group

This course is being run in partnership with the East Sussex County Council, and the venue costs have been waived by HVA

Please advise us as soon as you can if you have booked a space but unable to attend, so that we can make the space available to another participant.  Failure to attend without notice will incur a charge of £30 per person. This charge applies to all agencies.


April 19th, 2018 10:00 AM   through   12:30 PM
Jackson Hall
Portland Place
Hastings, TN34 1QN
United Kingdom

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Phone: 01424 444010

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Participants will learn and practice key Behaviour Change techniques and understand how lifestyle impacts on health; specifically smoking, alcohol, healthy eating and physical activity.

This training is run by SCDA. To book your free place please email SCDA at
For any further enquiries please call 01273 516032

Jackson Hall
24 April 9:30AM
To 24 April 4:00PM

This is a developmental course targeted at those with responsibility for Child Protection and Safeguarding in their organisation or group and you must have completed an Introduction to Child Protection course in the past two years.
[The next Intro session will be hosted by 3VA in Eastbourne on 27 March:]

*** Please note that the date of this training has changed to Thursday 26th April. ***

Jackson Hall
26 April 10:00AM
To 26 April 1:30PM

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect in 2018 - find out how this will affect your charity, community group or social enterprise.

Jackson Hall
27 April 1:30PM
To 27 April 3:30PM

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