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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

SCVO Training

People are an organisation’s biggest asset, so investing in staff professional development is vital to its continued and sustainable business growth and success

Professional development is proven to enable career development and progression, allowing people to excel and shine within their current role and beyond.  It is something to be valued and actively pursued through learning, which is all about gaining skills and knowledge by studying, practicing and being taught.   

Our training programme delivers a range of engaging and inspiring courses to help people learn and enhance their performance and productivity. 

If you are looking for eLearning, our learning and development partners - the Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) - provide SCVO members and the wider voluntary sector with a fantastic range of affordable online learning and development opportunities. Learn more here.

Looking for entry-level information and eLearning to help you run your voluntary organisation? Check out the SCOPE platform which provides entry-level information and learning to help you run your voluntary sector organisation.