Our Training Programme

All our training events use up to date training techniques and combine knowledge with experiential activites, including games, discussion, groups work and presentations.

"I can’t believe the day went by so quickly, I was so engaged in the activites I didn’t want to stop”

Creativity workshop participant - Cambridge UK

Hosting Effective Public Meetings

This ten hour workshop aims to explain the basic principles of planning, delivering and reporting on public meetings. Participants will explore effective practice in planning for a structured public and have the opportunity to practice the skills for hosting, chairing and recoding consultation events.

The trainers for this program are experienced in policy development, community work and non-formal education.


This three hour workshop explores good practice and ethical conduct in lobbying and combines well with Hosting Effective Public Meetings to create a two day course on participation in democracy.

How to Run Effective Workshops

This one day program looks at tools and techniques for planning a community workshop on any topic and offers practical tools and ideas for engaging communities in decision making, education and health initiatives.

Teaching Active Citizenship (TEACh)

This five day comprehensive program is aimed at teachers from across the EU.

Creativity in the Classroom

This short 3 hour workshop is an introduction to creativity theory and explores ways in which teachers can support creativity, problem solving and innovative thinking in their students.

What can we learn from the Finns?

This one day training event introduces the Finnish education model and enables participants to explore what they can learn from the Finnish model and how they can adapt it to their own context.

Lisa Vernon training in Papua New Guinea.

Radu and Lisa at a School opening.

New School opening day in Romainia.

Parents and Children learning together.