Support Volunteer Training

Dates for 2020 courses...

Congratulations on being successfully interviewed and accepted to attend a support volunteer training course. Please read the important information below before choosing and registering for your course.

Each course consists of two days and one night residential. There is also online learning to complete and an experiential period of learning through action.

Dates for 2020 course:


    In line with government guidelines to limit the spread of coronavirus we have postponed our training events planned for this year. We are reviewing options for alternatives including arranging virtual events. You can read more information on coronavirus and MND.



Accommodation will be booked for you on first night of the two day residential at the training venue. You will be able to indicate on your registration form your accommodation requirements to fit in with your travel arrangements.

The Association is committed to development of its volunteers and therefore invest a considerable amount of time, resources and money into training. By registering for a course you are committing to attend your chosen training course. If for any reason you are unable to attend you must contact the Association at the earliest possible date to cancel your place in order to prevent any unnecessary costs. The Association is liable for the full cost of your place should you not attend without prior notice.

Prior to attending the residential training course:

Shortly after registering for a course you will receive an email which will direct you our eLearning platform and enable you to complete the online self study modules.

By signing up to a course you are agreeing that you accept the place reserved on your behalf for your chosen course and confirm that you will be able to attend and agree to the terms & conditions of this agreement

For more information about any elements of the Support Volunteer Training please contact. Tel: 01604 611681, or email

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262