Training for co-ops

Co-operative skills training helps co-ops strengthen in key areas from governance and finance to marketing. We run one day (open), and in-house or bespoke training to help take you and your co‑op to the next level.

One-day training

Training is offered by Co-operatives UK unless otherwise stated.

Date

Topic

Location

Register

20 Mar 2018

  Essential training for co-op secretaries**

  Birmingham

Register

21 Mar 2018

  HR essentials***

  TBC

TBC

18 Apr 2018

  Understanding your co-op finances

  London

Register

30 Apr 2018

  Essential training for co-op directors**

  Manchester

Register

14 Jun 2018

  Essential training for co-op directors**

  London

Register

5 Jul 2018

  Essential training for co-op chairs**

  Manchester

Register

19 Sep 2018

  HR Advanced***

  TBC

TBC

26 Sep 2018

  Understanding your co-op finances

  Manchester

Register

11 Oct 2018

  Essential training for co-op directors**

  Birmingham

Register

18 Oct 2018

  Essential training for co-op secretaries**

  Bristol

Register

* Delivered through the Community Shares Unit.
** Delivered through The Hive.
*** Dates will be confirmed soon. In the meantime email [email protected] to register your interest.


In-house and bespoke training

Co-operatives UK offers in-house or bespoke training, depending on your needs. Contact us and someone from the advice team will be in touch to discuss your options.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Board directors and secretaries
  • Marketing for co-ops
  • Member engagement
  • Finance and accountancy
  • Strategic planning and conflict resolution
  • Employment law and HR

Unsure? Get in touch to discuss your needs and we can advise you of the best options for your co‑op

Testimonials​

“I got so much from these events. They were really well thought through and delivered, focused on the issues people faced as worker co‑operators and giving practical tools to help them and their co‑ops. Recommended!” Dave Boyle, Principle Six

“Excellent – informative and useful. A game changer!” Unicorn Grocery