Vital Skills for Staff

”This will assist me in my new role... I enjoyed the course, the homework of course was a great help, and I liked hearing everyone’s feedback and opinions on the video meeting."

Heather, LEAP

”This is the 1st time I have took part on online training but I really did enjoy it and found some really useful tips.”

Donna, St Andrews Hospice

About the Courses

Vital Skills is made up of nine courses that were developed by Befriending Networks to provide comprehensive grounding for new workers or a refresher for more experienced workers. 

For information on our courses and costs, please see our Guide to Vital Skills Training. Please scroll down to see available training dates.


Call Befriending Networks 0131 261 8799 and as for Victoria Galloway, Learning and Development Officer or email

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Need Help? Call Befriending Networks 0131 261 8799 and ask for Peggy Beadmore, Administrator or email


Found 31 events.

Online Vital Skills: Risk Management

Course Access 18/09 - 02/10, Webinar 02/10 1-3pm

Online Vital Skills: Managing Waiting Lists & Endings

Course Access 02/10 -16/10, Webinar 16/10 1-3pm

Online Vital Skills: Monitoring & Evaluation

Course Access 09/10 - 23/10, Webinar 23/10 1-3pm

Online Vital Skills: Project Development

Course Access 16/10 - 30/10, Webinar 30/10 1-3pm