Courses and Training

Internal Courses and Training

To book onto any of these courses please follow the application instructions provided for each course.

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

***FULLY BOOKED***
The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Wednesday 24th January 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Conwy, Larkhill, Sychnant Pass Road, Conwy LL32 8AJ

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Wednesday 24th January 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Thursday 25th January 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

This course or event is now closed to new applicants. Thank you.

Refresher Volunteer Manager Training Course


***FULLY BOOKED***

The course is a refresher course for existing Volunteer Managers who feel they would like to update their training.

Day one will include a drop in session for volunteers to ask the volunteering team any questions they might have. There will also be a practical session on using the new volunteering site.

Day two will include refresher sessions on:
Checking guests in and booking paperwork
Customer care
Bed making and Manual Handling
Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Wednesday 24th January 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Conwy, Larkhill, Sychnant Pass Road, Conwy LL32 8AJ

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Wednesday 24th January 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Thursday 25th January 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Course attendees must be existing Volunteer Managers who have not attended a refresher training course within the last two years

How to Apply

This course or event is now closed to new applicants. Thank you.

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Friday 26th January 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA York, Water End, Clifton, York YO30 6LP

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Friday 26th January 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Saturday 27th January 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

This course or event is now closed to new applicants. Thank you.

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Wednesday 7th February 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA London Lee Valley, Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, Herts EN8 9AJ

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 529562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Thursday 8th February 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

Please email volunteers@yha.org.uk if you would like to book a place on this course, letting us know any additional needs or dietary requirements you might have.

Download application form

New Volunteer Manager Training Course


***FULLY BOOKED***

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Friday 23rd March 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Coalport, John Rose Building, High Street, Coalport, Shropshire TF8 7HT

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Friday 23rd March 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Saturday 24th March 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

This course or event is now closed to new applicants. Thank you.

Refresher Volunteer Manager Training Course

***FULLY BOOKED***

The course is a refresher course for existing Volunteer Managers who feel they would like to update their training.

Day one will include a drop in session for volunteers to ask the volunteering team any questions they might have. There will also be a practical session on using the new volunteering site.

Day two will include refresher sessions on:
Checking guests in and booking paperwork
Customer care
Bed making and Manual Handling
Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Friday 23rd March 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Coalport, John Rose Building, High Street, Coalport TF8 7HT

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Friday 23rd March 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Saturday 24th March 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Course attendees must be existing Volunteer Managers who have not attended a refresher training course within the last two years.

How to Apply

This course or event is now closed to new applicants. Thank you.

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Sunday 8th April 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Grasmere, Easedale Road, Grasmere, Cumbria LA22 9QG

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Sunday 8th April 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Monday 9th April 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

******THERE IS NO APPLICATION FORM FOR THIS COURSE*****
Please email volunteers@yha.org.uk if you would like to book a place on this course, letting us know any additional needs or dietary requirements you might have.
*YOU DO NOT NEED TO COMPLETE AN APPLICATION FORM FOR THIS*

Download application form

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

How the programme works
Checking guests in and booking paperwork
Customer care
Bed making and Manual Handling
Housekeeping ' this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Friday 11th May 2018 for 11 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA Bristol, Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Friday 11th May 2018, 17:00 PM till 20:00 PM

Saturday 12th May 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

*THERE IS NO APPLICATION FORM FOR THIS COURSE - PLEASE CONTACT THE VOLUNTEERING TEAM TO BOOK YOUR PLACE*
Please email volunteers@yha.org.uk if you would like to book a place on this course, letting us know any additional needs or dietary requirements you might have.

Download application form

Refresher Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course is a refresher course for existing Volunteer Managers who feel they would like to update their training.

Day one will include a drop in session for volunteers to ask the volunteering team any questions they might have. There will also be a practical session on using the new volunteering site.

Day two will include refresher sessions on:
Checking guests in and booking paperwork
Customer care
Bed making and Manual Handling
Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Friday 29th June 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA National Forest, 48 Bath Lane, Moira, Swadlincote DE12 6BD

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Friday 29th June 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:00 PM

Saturday 30th June 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Course attendees must be existing Volunteer Managers who have not attended a refresher training course within the last two years.

How to Apply

Please email volunteers@yha.org.uk if you would like to book a place on this course, letting us know any additional needs or dietary requirements you might have.
*YOU DO NOT NEED TO COMPLETE AN APPLICATION FORM FOR THIS*

Download application form

New Volunteer Manager Training Course

The course will prepare you to independently run one of the small hostels in the Volunteer Manager programme and will include training in:

* How the programme works
* Checking guests in and booking paperwork
* Customer care
* Bed making and Manual Handling
* Housekeeping (this includes a practical session so please dress in clothes you don't mind getting dirty)

Accommodation is provided for you on day one in shared single-gender dorms. YHA also provides dinner for you on day one as well as breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day two.

Starts Monday 23rd July 2018 for 12 hours, in 2 days

£0.00

YHA South Downs, Itford Farm, Beddingham, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6JS

YHA Volunteering Team, 01629 592562, volunteers@yha.org.uk

Course Sessions

Monday 23rd July 2018, 16:30 PM till 20:30 PM

Tuesday 24th July 2018, 09:00 AM till 17:00 PM

Pre-Requisites

Attendees must have successfully passed the interview stage of the application process to attend a training course. If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact volunteers@yha.org.uk to find out more.

How to Apply

Please email volunteers@yha.org.uk if you would like to book a place on this course, letting us know any additional needs or dietary requirements you might have. *THERE IS NO APPLICATION FORM TO DOWNLOAD FOR THIS COURSE*

Download application form