Coronavirus update – 10th January, 2021
Although all our face-to-face training is currently cancelled, we have a programme of live, online training sessions available to book now. Our online domestic abuse and sexual violence awareness courses are still available for trainees to access remotely. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates via this website.
- This training event has passed.
IDAS Volunteer Training Session C (Online Zoom Session)
November 23 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Session C Overview
This session comprises of strategies around how to manage boundary-pushing. We practise effective listening skills as the groundwork for building a rapport with a client and we discuss the impact of body language. In addition, we discuss the impact of vicarious trauma, what self-care actually is and finish by clarifying your next steps on the volunteer journey.
This training is for IDAS volunteers ONLY. Please only sign up if you are an IDAS volunteer or have been invited by a Volunteer Organiser.
IDAS Volunteer pre-training protocol
We want you to get the best out of training and feel supported and secure. Please follow the following protocol once you have been invited to our online training sessions:
- Please be punctual, we will invite you into the group at the time allocated on the invite.
- Allow yourself time to access the training in its entirety.
- Ensure you are in a private space with minimal chance of interruption.
- If you are inadvertently disturbed, please mute yourself and turn your camera off.
- Please note you can use the chat-box to query the whole group or to send a direct message to the facilitator.
- Do not share the training log in details with anyone else.
- If you experience any difficulties accessing ZOOM please contact the host or the member of staff responsible for your invitation.