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Training and Events of interest to non-profit groups and charities

Unless otherwise indicated, NFP Resource has no connection to the events listed.

Subject to change – please check the organisation’s website to confirm arrangements.
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EVENTLocationFrom (On)To (date)Organisation
(If no link is shown please check the organisation’s website)
GOVERNANCE MATTERS #1 – the difference between governance and managementon-lineTue 7 FebANCAD/LiiFT
One-on-one support clinicsThu 9 FebweeklyDIA CHARITIES SERVICES
Facilitation Skills: Achieving community outcomes through great facilitationThu 9 FebANCAD/LiiFT
Virtual Inspiration Workshop – How to Revitalise Your Fundraising Strategy Through Travelon-lineTue 14 FebFINZ
The New Incorporated Societies Act – What Changes Result?on-lineWed 15 FebPARRYFIELD
Governance Bytes 2023: #1 Being On Boardon-lineWed 15 FebLEAD
Auckland Region Community Funding Fairon-lineThu 16 FebANCAD
Governance & ManagementGreat Barrier IslandWed 22 FebANCAD/LiiFT
Governance Masterclass: stepping up from Leadership to Governanceon-lineThu 23 FebGOVERNANCE NZ
Resourcing Leaders in Times of
bi-monthly (TOPIC: Setting
annual leadership intentions)
on-lineThu 23 FebANCAD/LiiFT
Become funder-ready: A practical
approach to planning and funding for community organisations in Aotearoa
on-lineThu 2 MarANCAD/LiiFT
The legal responsibilities of Boards
on-lineTue 7 MarANCAD/LiiFT
Change the way you think about data: Harness your data for greater goodTAURANGAWed 8 MarThu 9 MarSOCIAL LINK
Governance and Management:
Roles and Responsibilities
on-lineThu 9 MarANCAD/LiiFT
Virtual Inspiration Workshop – Creating a Podcast as Part of your Fundraising/Comms Mixon-lineTue 14 MarFINZ
Governance Bytes 2023 : #2 Including Everyoneon-lineWed 15 MarLEAD
Creating effective social
media content
on-lineThu 16 MarANCAD/LiiFT
Strategic Grant Seeking and Writing workshopTakapuna AUCKLANDThu 30 MarANCAD/LiiFT
GOVERNANCE MATTERS #3: The strategic leadership role of the Board and the importance of a strategic planon-lineTue 4 AprANCAD/LiiFT
Understanding risk managementon-lineWed 5 AprANCAD/LiiFT
Governance Bytes 2023 : #3 Foundation of A Successful Partnershipon-lineWed 19 AprLEAD
Resourcing Leaders in Times of Change bi-monthly (Topic: tbc)on-lineThu 27 AprANCAD/LiiFT
Specialised volunteering: How to attract and access the volunteers you need)on-lineThu 4 MayANCAD/LiiFT
Leading Community Organisations 2023 (online course, weekly)on-line Fri 5 MayFri 30 JuneLEAD
GOVERNANCE MATTERS: The Board’s role in financial oversighton-lineSun 9 MayANCAD/LiiFT
Besides applying for money, how else can you raise money?on-lineTue 11 MayANCAD/LiiFT
Governance Bytes 2023: #4 Good to Great – Cultivating The Right Cultureon-lineWed 17 MayLEAD
Better Boards Conference 2023: Forging Strategic PathwaysBrisbane (Aus)Fri 2 JuneSat 3 JuneBETTER BOARDS
LINC CONFERENCE 2023HamiltonSun 10 SepTue 12 SepAuSAE
EVENTLocationFrom (on)To (date)Organisation
If no link is shown please check the organisation’s website


Many of the organisations make past webinars available, check their websites (click on the link above) for details.


Online Training Videos From Governance New Zealand

Running Effective Meetings 
A well-run meeting saves time and money, increases motivation and productivity, and helps an organisation connect with its strategic intent.
This 20 minute video provides a number of very practical ways you can make immediate improvements to the meeting procedures of your organisation.
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Taking Effective Minutes 
Minutes don’t just take themselves. They require crafting to record the important points of a discussion and any decisions made related to that discussion.
This 20 minute video provides a number of very practical ways that you can immediately improve your skills in minute taking
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Governance, Boards and Directorships 
Every entity is unique and will have its own inherent governance challenges. This 30-minute video outlines key governance practices and processes, the purposes of a board and the responsibilities of directorships.
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Strategic Grants offer a range of webinars relating to grants and funding (scroll down the page)

Institute of Directors – Not for profit governance essentials

BetterBoards recordings of webinars

Online Governance Training Courses offered

FINZ Events & Fundraising Calendar

FINZ Education on Demand

BOOST offer free places to Charities on their AGILE training courses