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Find a course that is 100% relevant to you and is tailored
to the demands of the professional body sector.

Why choose our training courses?

  • Our training courses use in-depth research you won’t find anywhere else: benefit from our specialist knowledge of the professional body sector with best practice guidance and strategic advice
  • Content-rich and solutions-focused: take part in group work, benchmark your organisation and hear case studies on key issues professional bodies face
  • Our sessions are carefully paced and blend theory with practical sessions and peer debate
  • Deepen your understanding of the sector, learn from best practice in the sector and examine the bigger picture of working for a professional body
  • Our full day courses are worth six hours of CPD!

We  provide training courses in the spring and autumn, with different courses being run each term.

Autumn 2019

Tuesday 17 September - Managing Volunteers
Tuesday 24 September - Issues in Accreditation
Tuesday 8 October - Membership Development
Tuesday 15 October - Leadership & Change Management
Tuesday 12 November - Governance: Principles & Best Practice
Tuesday 19 November - Working for a Professional Body

Other PARN Training Courses

Engaging & Retaining Members
Managing Member Networks
Membership Development
Developing & Managing CPD

Working for a Professional Body
Managing Volunteers
Leadership & Change Management
Strategic Finance
Strategic Development
Professional Ethics
Professional Standards
Income Outcome

Course Delivery

Training courses typically run from 10.00am to 4.30pm and include lunch and refreshments.

Got a Question?

Get in touch if you have any questions or if you'd like to register interest in a course that isn't currently scheduled.  Email our training team or call us directly on 0117 929 4515.

PARN courses are held at our members' premises in central London, where most of our members are based. 

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