Learn how to design a high performing partnership in just 5 weeks

This comprehensive Partnering by Design™: Facilitated Online Course combines 10 online courses together with expert online facilitation to create a rich learning experience and the opportunity to dig deeper into the course material.   

At the end of the course you will have the knowledge, skills and confidence to partner effectively both externally and internally, and to maximise value from your partnering.

Cohorts are kept small (12 to 16 participants) to ensure ample opportunity for discussion and engaging in various activities. 

This course will be scheduled at regular intervals throughout the year and is also ideal for in-house teams and consortia working together on initiatives. 

If you wish to have a course with your external partners, an in-house course with your team or make a bulk purchase, then email us at: [email protected] for further information.

Next Course

Registrations of interest are now open for 2023.

You'll learn how to...

  • Build Strong Foundations

    Gain clarity around the why, what and how of partnering and how to set in place the fundamental building blocks for an effective partnership

  • Design a Partnering Process

    Learn the critical stages and steps needed to create, develop and sustain high performing partnerships that deliver results

  • Maximise Performance

    Learn how to evaluate and review your partnership to ensure it stays on track and delivers the results you need

Don't leave your partnering to chance...

Partnering isn't easy and requires more than good intentions. Without a clear framework for your partnering you stand to waste time, energy and resources in trying to get results. Learn how to:

  • Find the right partners and get started

  • Build and maintain strong relationships

  • Navigate your way through the partnering process

  • Resolve conflicts when they arise

  • Partner faster and with less risk and cost

  • End a partnership and move on

What participants are saying....

Loving the tools and concepts that we are being provided”

"I feel like I'm coming at the whole question of partnering from a more informed position"

"Partnering is a whole lot more involved than I first thought"

" Easy step by step formula to help guide you through the process of partnering"

Kylie Cutten

Your Instructor and Partnering Expert

Kylie is our lead instructor for the delivery of our suite of Partnering Essentials™ Face to Face and Facilitated Online training courses.

She is an outstanding operator who regularly facilitates leadership and strategy formation sessions to a wide range of clients in diverse industry areas and sectors such as construction, transport, government, environment, mining, primary industry, aged care, not for profit, community development, education and business management services; experiences that demonstrate her remarkable adaptability and gift for communicating to people from all backgrounds and levels of business.

Kylie possesses qualities of a natural facilitator, universal humour, exceptional communication skills, and thorough research and consultation skills. She is committed to delivering seamless, thought provoking, trouble-free, enjoyable experiences, that result in life changing experiences.

Prior to entering consultancy, Kylie held senior leadership positions in both government and private sectors, where she effected positive long-term change and facilitated two award-wining partnership programs.

Kylie is an accredited practitioner in Leadership Circle Profile, Leadership Culture Survey, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and i4 Neuroleadership.

Ian is an internationally recognised partnering specialist and brings years of experience and knowledge to share in these online courses.

Ian Dixon

Course Price

Price is in Australian Dollars and includes Goods and Services Tax

Course Bonuses

In addition to the course content you will also receive:

  • Downloadable Workbook

    Download the official workbook in each course to support you as you work through the lessons

  • Certificate of Completion

    Receive your personalised Certificate on satisfactory completion of each course or collection of courses

  • Lifetime Access

    You'll be able to come back and revisit the course material at any time

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Short Courses

Partnering Essentials™ offers a comprehensive suite of cross sector partnering short courses that embeds decades of expertise and experience in an accessible and affordable way.

You can choose from individual courses on specific topics relevant to where you are in your partnering process to suit your level of knowledge and skill.


Bundled Courses

Empowering participants with an in-depth understanding of key cross-sector partnering concepts and equipping them with skills for immediate practical use. 

In person courses are conducted as public programs or for clients in-house and can be tailored to your organisation or industry


Develop your partnering skills today