All volunteers (not including meal makers) must complete the basic training session before commencing shifts at the shelter.
Training sessions will be held at the AOTC building (41 Paris Street, Alliston), unless otherwise instructed.
After completion of the volunteer application you will be sent a link to schedule a training session, please save and check that link. Several training sessions are offered monthly.
Additional Training Opportunities
From time to time AOTC offers additional training opportunities to our volunteers. This may include, CPR/1st Aid, NVCI, Mental Health 1st Aid, and other relevant training.
Volunteers wishing to be a Shift or Team Leader or Intake Worker will be asked to participate in a screening interview and must participate in additional training once accepted.