The Queensland Government recognises the important role Volunteers play in local sport and recreation clubs and is pleased to partner with QFSR Skills Alliance to offer a number of online training opportunities through the Department's Building Active Communities Workshops program.
All courses are self-paced and take between 2-3 hours to complete.
Whether you're a new committee member for an experienced committee executive, this course explores the diverse roles and responsibilities of a committee member and how to effectively manage club resources. The training covers legal duties, monitoring organisational performance, compliance with legal and regulatory obligations and committee ethics. Click here to register.
Good financial management is essential for any club's survival and involves all committee members. Successful financial management involves being able to review financial information, effectively manage funds, implement sound financial practices and understand your club's financial position and obligations. Click here to register.
This training will give you an appreciation for the value that volunteers can add to an organisation including an awareness of policies, strategies and practices for ensuring that volunteers have roles that are meaningful to both themselves and the organisation. Click here to register.
Marketing & Promotion
Marketing is about communicating information on your club’s activities and facilities to attract new members, volunteers and sponsors. This training explores the benefits and process for developing an effective marketing plan. Click here to register.
Fundraising, Grants & Sponsorship
This training will help you develop the basic skills, knowledge and key processes necessary to establish, implement and manage a successful fundraising program. Click here to register.
This training will help you develop the basic skills, knowledge and key processes necessary to establish, implement and manage a successful strategic plan. Click here to register.
This training will bring you up to date on the relevant laws and policies and will highlight recent changes that impact on clubs, in particular, the fulfilment of responsibilities. Click here to register.
This training introduces club volunteers to the concepts, principals and processes of risk management within the sport and recreation environment. It explains the tools and techniques that will aid implementation of practices to ensure a safe environment for all members and visitors to sporting clubs and grounds. Click here to register.