About us:

Northern Volunteering Education and Training Services (NVETS) is a Registered Training Organisation of Northern Volunteering (SA) (NVSA) based in the northern suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia – RTO provider number 40831

NVETS has been established to meet an increasing community need to provide accredited training for the total volunteer sector – all our courses have been developed with specific emphasis to enhance the performance and opportunities of volunteers and volunteer managers.


NVSA founded in 1984, the Para Districts Volunteer Service was developed as an initiative of Volunteering SA (now Volunteering SA&NT). Its objective was to provide volunteer referrals and placements, resources and a variety of other services to assist the volunteer sector in South Australia.

NVSA has not for profit, charitable status.

Currently NVSA provides a wide range of services including: volunteer referrals; volunteer and volunteer management training; consultancy and customised training for organisations; advocacy for volunteering among other services.