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Volunteer Education Program

The Volunteer Education Committee encourages volunteers to improve existing skills and gain new skills to provide excellent service to the patients & families of WakeMed and to our community.

Qualified volunteers will be reimbursed for costs up to $200 per continuing education class or seminar completed.

Volunteer Group of 2022Examples of appropriate classes are

  • Basic Life Support
  • Mental Health
  • First Aid
  • Customer Service
  • Second Language
  • Leadership Development Courses
Requirements and Consideration for Qualifications for Reimbursement for Continuing Education Class:
We have the right to deny any request that does not meet the qualification for reimbursement. 
  • Minimum of twelve continuous months and a minimum of 100 active volunteer service hours.
  • Currently active at WakeMed Raleigh Campus or North Hospital at the time of class completion.
  • Appropriate course provider & content.
  • Requests for reimbursement must be received within ten (10) days of class completion.
  • Participants are required to fill out a short survey on the reimbursement form for their continuing education course or program to aid in committee planning.
To get started, explore the available classes or seminars at these local schools and others in the area:

WakeTech Workforce Continuing Education

Wake Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

Raleigh & North Volunteers ONLY
Reimbursement Request

Interesting in Serving on the Volunteer Board Education Committee:

If you are a current volunteer and are interested, please contact Volunteer Services at Volunteerdonations@wakemed.org.