Volunteer Training


Enjoy meeting new people with similar interests, have fun, learn and grow at the Philip Aziz Centre's Hospice Volunteer Training Programs!

Prior to registration, attending an INFO SESSION is your first step to learn who we are, how our volunteers support clients, and the training provided.
​Please check out our Info Session Dates here: https://www.philipazizcentre.ca/volunteerinfo/

NOTE: We are currently providing training with online ZOOM classes and online training modules.

Our next CORE Training is scheduled for May 2022.
Click here to see schedule:  CORE MAY 2022

Our next Children's Volunteer Training (CVT) is scheduled for June 2022.
Click here to see schedule:  CVT JUNE 2022

All Classes for both Trainings are in Zoom from 6-9pm.

In order to work with our adult clients you must complete CORE Training.
In order to work with our children clients you must complete:
CORE Training + the Children's Volunteer Training.

Training is free but requires a time commitment.
Certificate of completion provided.


What volunteers are saying about our training:

"I can't tell you how much I enjoyed the training – every class was so incredibly informative and well organized – great job! And – so many great people!"
– Gillian

“The training on Saturday was enlightening.  The people who spoke to us were amazing, and did much to broaden my understanding of paediatric palliative care, and my role therein.  I am excited to attend next Saturday's training, and to move forward with my role as a volunteer in this extraordinary organization.”
– Jennifer

“Amanda, I wanted to express my appreciation for this exceptional experience.I look forward to continuing this training and to working with both you and Willi.”
– Lynne

“I'm so enjoying the training, and am looking forward to getting started. The presenters have been wonderful, and I've already learned a lot.”
– Bryna

“Everything is of such a high standard, from the training to the volunteer program.”
– Suzanna