This 20 min online training module will build your confidence and enable you to identify and report safeguarding issues. It’s intended for students looking to volunteer with children, young people, the elderly or vulnerable adults. This training is compulsory for those wishing to volunteer on a Bristol SU student-led project.
We offer a wide range of face-to-face training all year round. Please visit our training calendar to sign up for future events.
If you'd like to know more about how we can help you with volunteering, drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check is necessary for any student who will be volunteering with children or vulnerable adults. Find out how to get your DBS check done for free.
Discover how to make the most of Bristol SU resources and support that can help you run your volunteer project. Such resources include grants, training, room booking, health and safety.
You can get recognition for attending extra-curricular courses and workshops, as well as a variety of other Students' Union activities through the Bristol PLUS award, run by the Careers Service. The award provides a framework to reflect on the skills you have gained and learn how to articulate them effectively to future employers.