Level 1



This course is an intensive face-to-face training designed to deepen understanding of the changing nature of the process management role during a partnership cycle and explore essential brokering skills. It builds knowledge, insight and expertise for those managing the partnering process from the earliest ‘scoping’ stage to the final ‘moving on’ phase, including the delivery of measurable benefits to all parties. The course is 4 days and runs in many locations, some of which are run by in association with regional organisations – the course content remains the same.

2015 Level 1 training

Toronto 25-28 August Download Online Regional intake. Run in association with OCIC
Brisbane 1-4 September Coming soon Coming soon To express your interest please contact us
Wellington 20-23 Oct Download Download Regional intake. Run in association with Thought Partners & Inspiring Communities
Edmonton 26-29 Oct Coming soon Coming soon To express your interest please contact us
London 12-13, 15-16 Oct Download Download Global intake
Ottawa November Coming soon Coming soon Dates to be confirmed. To express your interest please contact us
Melbourne 24-27 Nov Coming soon Coming soon Regional intake. Contact us to be kept informed

Under discussion – new trainings in the pipeline for 2015 / 2016

  • Australia – Sydney & Canberra
  • Canada – Vancouver
  • Indonesia – Jakarta
  • Nigeria – Abuja
  • Norway
  • Phillipines – Mindano & Manila
  • Spain – Madrid
  • Tanzania – Dar Es Salam
  • USA – Washington, San Francisco, Silicone Valley

If you would like to be kept informed as details firm up please contact us: info@partnershipbrokers.org

Group photo Canberra

Course information

“I think the course has transformed me in so many ways. I have been equipped with people skills, facilitation skills, leadership & negotiation skills as well as now having a range of partnership brokering tools I know how to use and when” Level 1 graduate

The course builds a sense of professionalism, an understanding of good practice principles, and promotes reflective practice. Those who complete the course report a considerable increase in their:

  • understanding of the brokering role
  • professional competencies;
  • capacity to reflect on their professional practice and
  • confidence in brokering even quite challenging partnerships.

Level 1 Authorised trainers are highly experienced and accredited partnership brokers.  The course uses a range of training & learning approaches including: information-rich presentations; role-plays; conversations; small task groups as well as games and imaginative exercises. Participants are given a set book (Partnership Brokers in Action), course handouts and all final materials at the end of the training.

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