This four-day course is aimed at commissioners in health and social care. It is designed to support you to:

  • Implement the national agendaCommissioning course
  • 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

Specialist and bespoke commissioning courses

We regularly tailor this course to focus on commissioning children’s services or adults’ services and  bespoke in-house programmes for local authorities and CCGs.

Download more information about our commissioning course here

Our next children's course: London 24-25 September and 5-6 November

Our next course for children's services commissioners will take place in London on 24-25 September and 5-6 November 2019 with an accreditation support day on 26 November.  This course is now full.  To be added to the waiting list please contact us on details below.

Our next adults' course: Birmingham 23-24 October and 20-21 November

Our next course for adults' services commissioners will take place in Birmingham on 23-24 October and 20-21 November 2019 with an accrediation support day on 12 December.  This course is now full. To be added to the waiting list for the next course please contact us on details below.

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.

Download the Student Handbook for more details.

Contact the programme administration office on 01865 488353 or