Volunteer Management Certificate (Online)

Are you a volunteer resource practitioner looking for some ways to build your volunteer management skills? Do you want the opportunity to network with others in the volunteer management field? Then look no further – these courses are for you. Participants will review the major components for building a body of knowledge to further your understanding of the ins and outs of managing a volunteer and/or nonprofit organization. The certificate in Volunteer Management can also serve as a gateway to national certification.

Courses are offered online for the Fall and Spring Semesters.

SOC E22 - Volunteer Management I (Fundamentals of Volunteer Management) Fall Course
Course Description: Individuals pursuing the volunteer administration credentialing are expected to demonstrate their knowledge and ability to apply skills required for competent volunteer management. This class examines the five core competencies that serve as a foundation for this profession, regardless of the setting or type of organization where volunteers are at work. 

SOC E23 - Volunteer Management II  (Professional Volunteer Management) Spring Course
Course Description: Individuals pursuing the volunteer administration credentialing are expected to demonstrate their knowledge and ability to apply skills required for competent volunteer management. This class continues the examination of the five core competencies that serve as a foundation for this profession, regardless of the setting or type of organization where volunteers are at work. Topics include risk management, quality improvement, leadership, organizational involvement and advocacy.

 

This program is in partnership with the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration (CCVA) for those interested in obtaining the national certification in Volunteer Administration (http://cvacert.org/)

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Classes are designed to allow for a thorough understanding of the material by being offered in two parts; Fundamentals of Volunteer Management and Professional Volunteer Management.

This 60-hour certificate program covers topics including:
   • Ethics, Concepts and Definitions
   • Ethical Decision Making
   • Strategic Management
   • Operational Management
   • Volunteer Staffing and Development
   • Sustaining Volunteer Involvement
   • Meeting Management
   • Financial Management
   • Data management
   • Evaluation and Outcome Measurement
   • Risk Management
   • Quality Improvement
   • Leadership
   • Organizational Involvement
   • Advocacy in Volunteer Administration
   • Community Collaboration and Alliances
   • Ethics Case Study
   • Management
   • Volunteer Recruitment Campaign


Fall 2017 Schedule: 

 Fundamentals of Volunteer Management

Sept. 11, 2017 - Nov. 17, 2017 

Tuition for each course: $268.00 (includes course registration fees)

 

Course Materials:

Book can be purchased through the CCVA website.  The total cost of the book including shipping is $86.00

http://cvacert.org/resources-and-media/ccva-textbook/

(Click link above to purchase book through the CCVA)

 

Total Program Investment:

$268.00 (Fall Course) + $268.00 (Spring Course) + $86.00 (Book) = $622.00

 

ONLINE COURSE

Once enrolled, instructor will follow-up via email on September 10th with course access directions via email. 

Payment plan is available for both courses.

To receive more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or email us at askce@triton.edu