3rd Sector Training

The ‘3rd Sector’ is a term that covers a range of different organisations with different structures and purposes. They belong neither to the public sector (state run) nor the private sector (profit-making or private enterprise). Some other terms used to describe 3rd Sector organisations are – the voluntary sector, non-governmental organisations, not-for-profit.

Swansea Council for Voluntary Service (SCVS) and Neath Port Talbot Council for Voluntary Service (NPT CVS), are the umbrella organisations for voluntary activity throughout Swansea and Neath Port Talbot, supporting, developing and representing voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities across the region.

The can assist organisations to access appropriate training to ensure that professionals develop and update their skills, knowledge and confidence.

Swansea Council for Voluntary Service (SCVS)

SCVS offer a wide variety of training to members of voluntary organisations in the Swansea area. Both accredited and non-accredited courses are available.


Neath Port Talbot CVS

Neath Port Talbot CVS provides informal and formal learning opportunities designed to enhance the skills, knowledge and confidence of individuals, voluntary organisations, community groups and volunteers.

Neath Port Talbot CVS