2 February - Using the Media run by the Directory of Social Change in London. This course will help attendees understand how the media works, how to produce effective news releases and get media coverage. Contact 08450 777707. Cost £110-£200
2-5 February - Foundation Course in Fundraising Practice run by the Directory of Social Change in London. Successful completion of this course leads to Module 1 of the Certificate in Fundraising Management and qualification for membership of the Institute of Fundraising. Contact 08450 777707. Cost £575-£750
3 February - An Introduction to Work Planning for Fundraisers run by Holmes Consultancy Services in York. This course will introduce fundraisers to the planning tools that will help them manage their workload. Contact 01522 544927. Cost £130-£175
5 February - Who's Afraid of Losing Charitable Status? run by Stone King solicitors in London. This seminar will cover topics around the Charity Commission's powers to remove charitable status. Contact 020 7796 1007. Cost free
5 February - Young People, Housing and Homelessness run by Shelter Training in London. This course will focus on UK legislation which assists young people, and how it can be used to develop better services for young people in housing need. Contact 020 7490 6720. Cost £210-£270
10-11 February - Fundraising & the Law run by the Directory of Social Change in London. This course covers law issues related to fundraising activities. Contact 08450 777707. Cost from £485.