This November, in addition to the courses delivered by CAN listed below, the Consortium is offering:

  • Writing Better Bids 13 Nov 1pm-4pm FREE
  • Dementia Awareness 15 Nov 11am-1pm FREE
  • Emergency First Aid 20 Nov 10am-4.30pm £36


The venues have yet to be decided but all will be within 10 miles of Alnwick. See here for more details on each of the courses. Please let me know as soon as possible if you are interested in attending as places are limited.

This November 2018, in partnership with CAN, we are offering a range of training courses. As you will see, apart from the Food Safety course, the rest are  2.5 hours long in the evening.  You can find out more about them and how to book and pay by going to the link here.

Food Safety in Catering Level 2 Level 2   Thur 1 Nov, at Powburn 0900 -1600 cost £36
Looking after the Money Wed 7 Nov at Pegswood 1800-2030 cost £22
Risk Assessment & Insurance Mon 12 Nov at Pegswood 1800-2030 cost £22
Introduction to Hallmark Quality Standards Tue 13 Nov at Pegswood 1800-2030 cost £22
Trustee responsibilities (and liabilities) Wed 21 Nov at Powburn 1800-2030 cost £22
Health & Safety in Community Buildings Tue 27 Nov at Powburn 1800-2030 cost £22

The Consortium continues to subsidise these courses by 35% of the full cost so they are excellent value for money.

Safeguarding for Trustees

Are you a Trustee?
Do you know your responsibilities around Safeguarding as a Trustee of your organisation?
Why not come along to our training course on 30th October in Amble.  The cost is only £10 per Trustee (or £35 for organisations outside Northumberland) – Why not book now before our price increase next year!
Please email us by 22nd October to to book your place…

For more information click here.


Photograph: Bolton Village hall