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Volunteer experience – Buddle workshop

28th June at 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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In this course, we’ll explore how to create a positive volunteering culture and share top tips for the ‘3 Rs’ of volunteering: recruiting, retaining and rewarding.

We’ll help you to develop plans, identify actions to improve your volunteer experience and signpost you to valuable resources, short films and real-life case studies.

What will you achieve?

By the end of this session, you will be able to:

  • develop a positive culture of volunteering within your organisation
  • identify how to develop the volunteer experience
  • identify top tips in recruiting, retaining and rewarding volunteers
  • develop an action plan to improve your volunteers experience
  • access further information to help improve the volunteer experience.

This might be the course for you if…

  • you’re responsible for supporting and managing volunteers
  • you’re part of a leadership team or committee
  • you’re involved in supporting clubs or community organisations.

How much does it cost to attend?

The cost of this course is free.

Who can attend? (Requirements)

People that attend this course should:

  • represent a community organisation or club based in England
  • be at least 16 years of age
  • be able to communicate effectively in English.

When registering, we ask that delegates consent to the Delegate Agreement, which can be found at the link below.

View Delegate Agreement

To access the course virtually, you must have:

  • access to a laptop/tablet. A smartphone is accepted but functionality may be limited
  • access to a positive learning environment with limited distractions.

If you have any additional learning needs, please let us know when registering so we can support you.

If you are experiencing any problems booking on to a Buddle session, please contact buddle@sportstructures.com

How is the course delivered?

This course will be delivered in a workshop fomrat. This is a live virtual classroom facilitated by a Buddle tutor. The tutor will share information and there will be interactive ways to engage.

Face-to-face courses can be requested by partner organisations through our course organiser page.

How long is it?

The course lasts for a maximum of 1.5 hours. Please see our forthcoming events to understand the dates and formats available.

Who is it delivered by?

The course is delivered by an experienced Buddle tutor.




Torbay Council
One Devon
Sporting Equals
Active Partnerships
ann craft trust
Devon County Council
Plymouth City Council
Sport England

Working Together to Deliver Positive Experiences