Training & Events

Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage is delivering a series of training courses and events across Scotland. The venues for each of the events will be based on demand for the courses and travel bursaries are available to support your attendance.

Are you ready to take part in a Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage training course? Our training is best suited to registered charities and constituted community groups.  Take a walk through our simple question and answer page to determine which course is right for you.  For further information on setting up a charity in Scotland please see the OSCR website.

We have two main training courses and a series of ‘In Focus’ events.  For further information on the courses please read our full course descriptions for  ‘Fundraising: Make it Happen’, ‘Fundraising: Planning to Progress’ and the ‘In Focus’ sessions.

If you are interested in any particular event or fundraising topic please do get in touch – we may be able to bring an event to your area

Please register for the events you would like to attend below.  We ask that no more than two representatives from each organisation attend an event.  Please note a nominal attendance fee is charged for each of the events.

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Make it Happen (Edinburgh – 2 x evening sessions)

June 9, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - June 23, 2015 @ 8:30 pm

This course will raise awareness of the various funding sources available to heritage organisations and projects. It will help you target the private sources of funding best suited to the work you want to do and outline the best practice methods of approach.  The course is taking place over two evening sessions – Tuesday 9th June and Tuesday 23rd June 2015 (6pm to 8:30pm).  By purchasing a ticket you are agreeing to attend both events and complete homework inbetween!


The training covers:
– Individual Giving
– Developing your Case for Support
– The Seven Steps of fundraising
– Making the Ask
– How to say ‘Thank you’
– A look at resources, tools and techniques


Together we will spend some time sharing experiences and concerns and discuss possible solutions within facilitated networking sessions


June 9, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
June 23, 2015 @ 8:30 pm


Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage


Glasite Meeting House
33 Barony Street
Edinburgh, EH3 6NX United Kingdom