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National CASA Association Training Calendar

National CASA Association Webinars - for CASA/GAL Program Staff Members

Flex Learning Training of Facilitators – Learn to facilitate the National CASA Association Flex Learning Training Curriculum. Course materials for these sessions are available for download from the registration page.

Flex Learning Case Study Tutorials – Learn tips on facilitating the case study activities that are a part of the in person sessions of the Flex Learning Training Curriculum. Course materials for these sessions are available for download from the registration page. 

  • None scheduled at this time.

Fostering Futures Training of Facilitators – Learn to facilitate National CASA Association's Fostering Futures curriculum, which trains volunteers to support youth preparing to age out of foster care. Course materials for these sessions are available for download from the registration page.

  • None scheduled at this time

All of the webinars listed above are appropriate for National CASA Association staff members.  

Access recordings of past webinars in our Webinar Library. 

Please contact staff@casaforchildren.org with questions about National CASA Association webinars. 

Everyone Ready® Volunteer Management Training Program

Everyone Ready® is a set of online tools designed by volunteer management expert Susan Ellis and her staff at Energize, Inc. The tools can be used by both state and local CASA program staff to enhance recruitment, support and retention of volunteers in your program. Access

Everyone Ready® here.

Through Everyone Ready you will have continuous, 24/7 access to a range of learning materials including online seminars and self-instruction guides.  A new feature topic starts on the third Monday of every month. See upcoming topics below.

  • January 2016, Seminar - Pitfalls and Obstacles to Volunteer Involvement: Your FAQs
  • February 2016, Self-Instruction Guide - Budgeting for a Volunteer Program: Money Well Planned and Well Spent
  • March 2016, Seminar - Bridging the Gap between Volunteers and Employees: Keys to Effective Partnership
  • April 2016, Self-Instruction Guide - Risk Management Issues and Insurance for Involving Volunteers
  • May 2016, Seminar - The Power of Integrating Volunteers throughout Your Organization
  • June 2016, Self-Instruction Guide - Effective Delegation Skills
  • July 2016, Seminar - Generations: Adapting to Volunteers of Different Ages
  • August 2016, Self-Instruction Guide - Mandated Service: A Human Resource Opportunity
  • September 2016, Seminar - Cutting-edge Trends and Issues in Volunteerism
  • October 2016, Self-Instruction Guide - Tapping Into Corporate Volunteer Programs

National CASA Association In-Person Trainings

National CASA/GAL Annual Conference: June 4 - 7, 2015, Washington DC

Training of Facilitators: A new Training of Facilitators course will be coming in 2016. Check back later this year for more information. 

Fostering Futures Training of Facilitators Learn to facilitate National CASA Association's Fostering Futures curriculum in this 1.5 day in-person training. Completion of the Fostering Futures E-Learning is required before attending.

  • None scheduled at this time

Knowing Who You Are is a two-day workshop based on a training curriculum developed by Casey Family Programs that explores the racial and ethnic identity development on youth in care, as well as of the professionals and volunteers who work with them.

  • None scheduled at this time

State and Local Program Events

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