Training & Events

Befriending Networks is adapting its training and events to meet the current needs of befriending services in these changing times. Due to restrictions, all training is currently delivered online and there are no scheduled face-to-face training events on our calendar. 


Please scroll down for our list of currently planned training events as well as training categories. When making bookings, please make sure and fill out the participant section or you will not receive the necessary information for the event. If you have any questions, you can contact our learning and development team. 

Winter/Spring 2022 Training Schedule coming soon!


Found 20 events.

Q&A Session: Manager Networks

Wednesday 01 December 2021, 12:30PM -13:30PM

Safeguarding in Befriending

Tuesday 7th December 2021 11AM -12:30PM

Volunteer Training Toolkit: How To Session

Thursday 10th February 2022, 12:30pm - 2pm

Approaching Collaboration (NEW)

Tuesday 15th February 2022 9:30am - 11am

Bereavement in Befriending

Tuesday 15th February 2021 12:45pm - 2:45pm

Reducing Inappropriate Referrals

Thursday 17th February 2022 9:30am - 11am

Safeguarding in Befriending

Monday 21st February 2022, 2pm - 3:30pm

Social Impact: How to Measure

Tuesday 22nd February 2022, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Supporting Mental Wellbeing in Befriending Projects

Thursday 24th February 2022 12:30pm - 3pm

Volunteer Retainment (NEW)

Thursday 24th February 2022, 9:30am - 11:15am

Dementia and Befriending

Wednesday 9th March 2022, 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Safeguarding in Befriending

Tuesday 22nd March 2pm - 3:30pm