For those of you considering whether the co-operative model is right for you then look no further the Co-operatives Essential Training Package is now live.
The programme begins with a Strategic Planning and Change Management session on Wednesday 16 March in Manchester. The participative full day training is designed to help businesses manage change and improve their approach to strategic planning.
On Tuesday 22 March, also in Manchester, they have an opening training event specifically designed for co-op secretaries. Oversubscribed last year, this session will cover a secretary’s duties and responsibilities – including legal requirements and best practice.
From sustainability and co-op marketing to effective meetings and director duties, the co-op training programme continues throughout the year, with sessions held in Bristol and London as well as Manchester.
For more infornmation and the full list of training courses , dates and locations http://www.uk.coop/developing-co-ops/training-events