Venture Programme  Content

Each of the four Venture programme weekend workshops concentrate on specific themes and they are delivered by outside facilitators who are experts in their fields. The training modules are

Module 1 Introduction and logistics session
Module 2 Global Awareness.
Module 3 Mission and Development – this is aimed at those working in the faith-based sector and is held after the returned volunteer speaker each Sunday morning.
Module 4 Returned Volunteer Speakers. Four speakers will input, one on each weekend
Module 5 Health
Module 6 Community Development and Leadership
Module 7 Cultural Adaptation
Module 8 Challenge and Conflict
Module 9 Research Methodologies
Module 10 Project Cycle Management and Monitoring & Evaluation
Module 11 Online Security Course mandatory for all trainees (UNDSS)
Module 12 Comhlámh Volunteer Charter
Other Induction Training for Specific Countries once Role has been identified

Facilitators include

Rosalind Duke

Patty Abozaglo

Ronan White

Donal Dorr

Students receive a certificate of completion from VC which is widely recognised by international NGOs and Development organisations.