Our online Co-operatives Values and Principles course is perfect for anyone that's new to the Co-operative Movement or those who simply wish to brush up on their knowledge. Developed using the latest online technology, it offers an immersive digital learning experience with a range of interactive activities and videos throughout.

Course aims

The aim of this course is to raise awareness of the historical, current, and future importance of Co-operative Values and Principles. During this course, you will:

  • Consider what a co-operative actually is
  • Understand the history behind the Co-operative Values and Principles
  • Learn the definitions of the Co-operative Values and Principles and explore their meaning 
  • Examine the range of the UK and international co-operative movements

The course is designed for you to complete at your own pace and in any order you wish. There's also is a quick knowledge quiz at the end to recap what you've learnt.

Purchase the course

To purchase the course, simply choose "book a place" below. You'll then receive a confirmation email with further instructions on how to access the course and start learning straight away!

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions that you'd like to ask about the course then our Learning and Development team are happy to help. Get in touch via the button below and one of the team will reply to your query ASAP.

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Member Discount

Individual and Organisational members are entitled to 15% off the price of this course. Just enter your member discount code at checkout.

Not one of our members? Join from as little as £4 per month. See more about our membership offer here.


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Online Co-operative Values and Principles £35 + VAT

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