Events and Training

KVA offers a suite of affordable online training, designed specifically for the voluntary sector, including topics from fundraising to safeguarding.

Click here to see the full list of KVA events and training on Eventbrite. 


Upcoming Training and events:



27 Feb    10.00 - 17.00      An Introduction to Fundraising - an in person event

28 Feb,   18:00 - 20:00      Come Rhyme With Us - Poetry Writing Workshops at the Rose Theatre - an in person event, once a month on Wednesday evenings

29 Feb,   10.00 - 11.15      Cyber Security Bitesize - Phishing and other email scams

6 Mar,     10.00 - 12.30      Communications Planning

14 Mar,    14.00 - 16.30     An Introduction to Employment Law and Managing Difficult Situations - an in person event

19 Mar,     10.00-14.00      Health and Wellbeing Day for people experiencing homelessness or seeking asylum - an in person event organised by SPEAR

20 Mar,    10:00 - 12:30     VCSE Forum - an in person event

16 Apr,     09.00 - 16:30     Emergency First Aid at Work for Charities/Community Groups - an in person event

17 Apr,     10.00 - 12.30     Health and Wellbeing Network meeting - an in person event

23 Apr    11:00 - 14:30      Kingston Good Food Event - an in person event

14 May    09.30 - 16.30      Emergency First Aid at Work for Charities/Community Groups - an in person event

6 Jun,      10.00 - 13.00     Setting Up Setting Out Workshop

24 Sep,    10.00 - 13.00     Setting Up Setting Out Workshop (Organised by Richmond CVS)

*In training sessions running in partnership with Croydon Voluntary Action and Richmond CVS, we are trialling a charge of £11.37 (£10 plus a £1.37 Eventbrite fee), which aims to reduce the level of 'no shows'. This currently applies to the 'Setting up Setting out Workshops'.


KVA's project, Superhighways, offers a range of training on technology, social media and demonstrating impact. Their training is listed here.


Download Kingston Adult Education 2023-2024 Prospectus here.

Find out about upcoming Third Sector Network Events, here. 


5 March and 11 March 2024, 9.30-12.00: Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice Training


Courses run by RBK Public Health: 

Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice

Blue Light - supporting and motivating high-impact dependent drinkers

Drug and Alcohol Use: An Introduction


Ethical Property Foundation

21 Mar, 12:00 - 13:00   How to read a lease

23 Apr,  12:00 - 13:00   Everyday Premises Management


Conflict Resolution for frontline workers, Thrive, Mayor of London and Healthy Dialogues 

Feb and March dates


19 March 2024, 10.00-15.30 Health and Social Care Careers Fair