Zoom or Room? If you are isolating or prefer to attend remotely, our courses are now offering the option of Zoom attendance.

Public Courses

See our upcoming schedule of courses below & book your space online now. If you can’t find the course you’re looking for, then please contact us to let us know &/or sign-up to our newsletter to be notified of additions to our upcoming schedule.

Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

Download your own copy of our '22 Semester 2  Training Calendar

We offer many more courses than we have in our upcoming schedule at any one time. Don’t forget to check out our full catalogue to see what we can provide. Before you book please be sure you understand our course refund terms and conditions

Public Speaking: Intermediate

Designed for those who have completed an introductory course and/or have speaking experience, this course teaches specific skills for more impactful speaking, including techniques such as vocal range, verbal technique, stance, posture, and use of storytelling.

On Board: Introduction to Governance

Many people find themselves on a board or management committee without the fundamental skills essential for basic legal compliance. This course is an essential introduction for any new or prospective board members, along with anyone wanting to brush up on the basics.

Successful Event Management

Developed by a national award-winning event manager with decades of event experience, this course explores the practical, real-world skills you need to deliver a wide range of events.

Defensible Documentation

Client records and progress notes are key tools in recording client progress, demonstrating duty of care and informing decision making. This practical course will help participants improve their documentation, making records more effective, relevant and efficient.

Systemic Advocacy

Advocacy means speaking out on behalf of someone’s rights or best interests and systemic advocacy is about how we improve the system to make things better for everyone, rather than just an individual. This course provides foundation knowledge for effective systemic advocacy.

Strategic Planning Skills

Strategic planning is about taking a structured ‘big picture’ approach to achieving an organisation’s mission and objectives. This practical course provides a flexible template for creating a strategic plan and the skills and resources to create a tailored plan.

Persuasive Communication

It takes more than facts to shift someone else’s thinking. We are often more influenced by factors such as the emotional impact of an argument. Based on a psychologically informed approach, this course introduces techniques to enhance communication and be persuasive.

Public Speaking: Advanced

Designed for those who have completed our intermediate public speaking course and/or have significant public speaking experience, this course develops specialist skills for those who wish to convince others, raise awareness or publicly advocate.

Marketing on a Shoestring

Regardless of your product or service, marketing plays such a huge role in attracting customers and promoting messages, that it can be the difference between success and failure. Learn practical skills for promoting anything, including non-tangibles such as services, events and messages.

Risk Management Plans

Risk management is the process of identifying and assessing the specific risks affecting a situation and developing a plan to deal with them. This course is a guide to developing a risk management plan for a specific project or area, or for a whole organisation.

Better Professional Writing

Designed for those who use writing in their professional lives, this course assumes a good grasp of the basics such as spelling and grammar. It looks at improving the quality of documents and enhancing the style, impact and clarity of written work.

Grant Writing

For community organisations, obtaining reliable funding is the cornerstone to being able to deliver services and achieve objectives. This practical course examines what funding bodies are really looking for and how to maximise the success of grant applications.