Whether new to co-operatives or experienced co-operators, this workshop is suitable for those wanting to explore the co-operative values and principles and how you can effectively put them into practice.   

Who is it for?

  • New starters  
  • All staff/workers and members 
  • Middle leaders and managers 
  • Senior leaders and managers 
  • Board members/directors 
  • Those interested in co-operative ways of working/setting up a co-op 

Course content

During this workshop, participants will:

  • Describe how values and principles define co-operative identity and consider why they are important 
  • Reflect on how organisations manifest co-operative values and principles in their governance and/or working practices 
  • Compare how values and principles are manifested by different types of co-operatives in different ways  
  • Consider the impact of co-operative values and principles, as well as their personal values, on their work  
  • Identify steps they can take to develop and enhance the practical application of the co-operative values and principles 

Length of course

This is a half-day course, lasting three hours.

Book this course for you or your organisation

All our courses can be facilitated live in-person, or online via Zoom.

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