Monthly AmeriCorps Member Training Opportunities

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About The Monthly Training Series 
AmeriCorps service in West Virginia is about more than the community you serve; it is also about your personal and professional development as a service member. We are happy to be offering monthly development opportunities to AmeriCorps members. These monthly opportunities cover a wide range of topics identified as points of interest in the state-wide training survey o​f AmeriCorps members/VISTAs.

2021- 2022 Training Schedule

​AmeriCorps Conference
  • October 26-29, 2021, All conference information is housed on this webpage

Service Project Planning 

Holiday Networking for Service Members and Alums

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Service

Avoiding Burnout

Spring Swearing-In Ceremony and All About In-Service Resources 

Stop the Bleed Training
  • April 19th, 2022, 1-3PM, John XXIII Pastoral Center in Charleston​, Register Here​

Careers in Federal Government

Effective Networking: Bonds Before Business 

AmeriCorps Training Library 
To access recordings and handouts from any of these trainings, visit our AmeriCorps Training Library here​!

Certification Program

Attend 3 or more of these training opportunities throughout your service term and you will receive a WV AMASE (AmeriCorps Member Additional Service Experiences) Certificate. Accompanying this certificate will be a gift and letter from Volunteer WV explaining the nature of the professional development training series and how your attendance went above and beyond the call to serve. There are tiered levels of the WV AMASE Certificate.

  • Bronze Level: Attend 3-4  trainings in the series
  • Silver Level: Attend 5-8 trainings in the series
  • Gold Level: Attend 9+ trainings in the series

For those beginning service in the Spring, sessions you attend will carry over into the following Program Year for you to receive a certificate, if desired. Each session will be recorded and available for those not able to attend the live session. 

​Following each session, each attendee will be required to complete a reflection and feedback survey to count the training toward the certificate. Recordings of each training will be available. 

If you have any questions about this training series, please contact Christina Cochran

Volunteer West Virginia

600 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304.558.0111 | Toll Free: 800.WVHELPS | Fax: 304.558.0101

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