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About Social Value Training

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Social value / SROI skills & knowledge are of increasing interest to senior leaders, management, program leads and evaluators in all sectors.  Since 2012, Social Value Canada has been building out a portfolio of training opportunities that will meet a variety of needs.

All courses can be offered in-house or as bespoke training.  Do you have a training need in mind?  We would love to connect.

Social Value Courses Currently Available

Interested to discuss which option is right for you?  Contact us.

Who Are Social Value Courses Designed for?

SVC offers a range of courses in order meet a wide variety of objectives across sectors. Recent course participants include:

  • Impact practitioners seeking to conduct an SROI or to manage others to do so
  • Organizational leaders seeking to embed social value thinking across their organizations, and to maximize the impact of their activities upon clients
  • Project leads, communicators, development officers seeking to incorporate social return on investment (SROI) analysis into measurement and reporting
  • Evaluators, researchers and impact practitioners seeking to add SROI and social value analysis to their current measurement expertise
  • Social entrepreneurs interested in mapping out the impact of their enterprise, for performance improvement, measuring, fundraising and reporting
  • ESG, sustainability, SDG and purpose leads accountable for credible reporting on stakeholder impact
  • Directors or leaders interested in measuring and communicating the value of the impact generated by their organization
  • Organizations seeking to transform their culture and strategy around impact
Courses Currently Available
Introduction to Social Value & SROI

This course is designed for people who would like to know more about SROI and how it can contribute to achieving goals and objectives.  It is of use to professionals in all sectors.

This might include evaluation and communication objectives, but also program design, performance improvement and presenting the value of social procurement.

Social Value and SROI Practitioner Training

The longest standing social value course in the world, Social Value and SROI Practitioner Training is for everyone seeking to deepen their knowledge of social value thinking and application of SROI.  Originally a two-day course, it is now delivered in a series of 3-hour workshops over a 2 – 3 week period.

Highly practical and hands-on, this course is essential for all applying social value thinking to their ongoing work.  Full course completion satisfies one of two criteria to achieve SVI Accredited Practitioner Status, Level 2.

Embedding Social Value Across Your Organization

This course is designed for organization leaders seeking to achieve the Social Value Management Certificate.  Whether you are applying for levels 1, 2, or 3 certification, this course will assist key members of your team to embed social value considerations and actions in program design, performance improvement and maximizing impact for key stakeholders.

Practitioner Refresh

Join peers on the Social Value and SROI Practitioner Training course.  Participants seeking a refresh or to work through a second case study are welcome to attend one or mor sessions at a significantly reduced price.

Social Value in Procurement

Social Value in Procurement is an intensive one day training masterclass in social value for those working in commissioning, procurement, and as providers of goods and services across the private, public and social sectors. You will learn from the leading experts in the field and from practical, real-life examples , how to measure social value, and how to deliver greater social value.

Social Value and ESG Goals

Want to learn all about Social Value and Social Return on Investment? This webinar is for you. You will learn get the basics that will lead you to becoming a subject matter expert.

Bespoke and Inhouse Social Value Training

We have worked with plenty of organizations in the past to provide them with training that’s right for their needs, from training up impact managers with investor portfolios, to helping local council procurement teams. All of our listed training courses can also be offered in house or as bespoke courses.