Cooperatives share many characteristics of other businesses, but they are also unique; for this reason one of the seven core cooperative principles states the importance of ongoing education and training for members, elected board of directors, management and staff.
Education & Training
That help cooperatives thrive
- Cooperative governance
- Cooperative business management
- Performance management
- Strategic planning
Local and regional
- Members of several types of cooperatives
- People in the process of starting a cooperative
- Those interested in learning about the model
- Local and regional experts
For members and non-members
- General public
- Young people
- Government agencies
- Opinion leaders
Our conferences provide you with the most effective ways you can help strengthen and expand the cooperative movement! You will learn how to start a new cooperative, how to develop and how to strengthen your own cooperatives. The conferences offer you opportunities to engage with other cooperators and discuss ideas, experiences, and strategies.
Come to our symposia and join other cooperators for immersive event experiences like no other. Understand the strategies that underpin cooperative success and network with peers & cooperative thought leaders.
Our webinars are good source of information on issues impacting the cooperative community. Whether it is marketing and branding your cooperative, understanding the legal and governmental framework of cooperatives or learning how cooperatives are using technology to be innovative, our webinars provide useful and timely information to leverage opportunities for growing and improving your cooperative.
Courses & Workshops
Through our training program, you can learn from qualified, specialized instructors. By participating, you acquire new, incredibly interesting skills, and enjoy the camaraderie of the cooperative community in Curacao. Check to see if there are still spaces available in the courses and workshops.