When you complete 15 hours or more of volunteering activities with Warwick Volunteers over the academic year, you will receive a Warwick Volunteers certificate.
Only hours accrued this academic year are included. This includes time spent travelling to your activity, planning lessons/activities, creating resources, attending training courses and volunteer meetings for the project you have volunteered on. The volunteering activity should make up a minimum 75% of the total hours.
To receive a certificate you will need to:
HEAR (Higher Education Achievement Report)
If you are an Undergraduate who has volunteered for 15+ hours you will have your receipt of a Warwick Volunteers certificate recorded on your HEAR (Higher Education Achievement Report). Link opens in a new windowThe HEAR is a document which will appear with your degree transcript, highlighting extra- curricular activity you have taken part in whilst at University.
Did you know that by getting involved in Warwick Volunteers, you can earn Core Skills Points for the Warwick Award? These points help you track your progress towards the Award which recognises and showcases the employability skills you’re building from everything you do here at Warwick.
If you’d like to claim your Core Skills Points and begin your journey towards the Warwick Award, here’s what you need to do:
- Make sure you have logged your volunteering hours with Warwick Volunteers.Link opens in a new window
- Register for the Warwick Award.Link opens in a new window
Warwick Volunteers activities will be logged on your Warwick Award profile after the end of each term. You’ll then be prompted to complete a short reflection piece.