As a commissioner, you need to shape services based on needs but within available resources. You want to maintain good relationships with your service providers, at the same time providing people who use services with choice and control over their care, ultimately achieving positive outcomes.
How this course can help you
This four-day course is aimed at commissioners in public care organisations. It is designed to support you to:
- Implement the national agenda
- Develop good commissioning practice
The course will enable you and your partner agencies to:
- Develop good understanding of the commissioning process
- Commission value-for-money services
Oxford Brookes University accreditation
You can choose to accredit your learning from this short course and gain a Certificate of Credit in Commissioning and Purchasing for Public Care from Oxford Brookes University.
Specialist and bespoke commissioning courses
We regularly tailor this course to focus on commissioning children’s services, adults’ services and substance misuse services as well as bespoke in-house programmes for local authorities and CCGs.
Future Commissioning courses
Adults' Service - 29 and 30 March and 26 and 27 April 2017 in London
Children's services - 28 and 29 March and 25 and 26 April 2017 in London
Book your place
To book your place on a commissioning course, please download, complete and return a form: