Executive Education:
Professional Development Short Courses

As a leading business school, our Executive Education short courses produce high-performing leaders and high-impact business results.

Our professional development courses are delivered by some of the brightest minds in the business world, and combine cutting-edge research, case studies, guest speakers and experiential learning techniques to inspire and equip businesses with the skills and tools to meet the challenges of the future. 

Our Executive Education approach results in a learning model that is highly participatory, designed to give participants a fresh perspective on contemporary management and leadership issues.

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  • Advanced Presentation Skills

    Advanced Presentation Skills is a one-day course, designed to teach you the skill of presenting, not just the knowledge behind it. Knowing what to say and how to present are essential, but only by understanding the skill of delivery will you have the greatest impact.
    Our upcoming course is fully booked. Sign up to be among the first to know when we have new course dates.
    Next course: 1 March 2021 One day
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City
  • Learning to lead professional short course

    Learning to Lead is a course designed for those who have moved into a leadership role within the last two years, or about to transition into a leadership role
    Next course: 9 March 2021 Two days
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online
  • Optimising Influence in Negotiation short course

    Optimising Influence in Negotiation focuses on recognising and developing your individual negotiation style by considering your physiological and emotional responses.
    Next course: 30 March 2021 One day
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online
  • Finance for Non-Finance Managers

    Finance for Non-Finance Managers is a two-day course for managers and aspiring managers with no formal finance qualifications.
    Next course: 20 April 2021 Two days
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City
  • Designing Strategy for Results

    Designing Strategy for Results is a two-day course that will teach you how to integrate design, innovation, and execution into strategy. In the course, you will apply strategy frameworks and tools to live case studies and your own organisational scenarios, which will give you a deeper understanding of strategy building.
    Next course: 6 May 2021 Two days
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City
  • NEW COURSE. This one-and-a-half-day short course will teach you to create and run effective design sprints to accelerate business innovation. Using Design Thinking, you’ll learn to jump-start creativity and become more agile by solving problems and testing ideas faster.
    Next course: 14 May 2021 One and a half days
    UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City
E.g., February, 2021
Mar 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
1 Mar Advanced Presentation Skills Presentations One day $925 per person or $833 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
9 Mar Learning to Lead Leadership Two days In-person: $1,850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) Virtual: $1,700 per person or $1,530 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online Enrol
30 Mar Optimising Influence in Negotiation Negotiation One day In-person: $925 per person or $833 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) Virtual: $850 per person or $765 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online Enrol
Apr 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
20 Apr Finance for Non-Finance Managers Finance Two days $1850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
May 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
6 May Designing Strategy for Results Strategy Two days $1850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
14 May Design Sprints for Innovation and Creativity Innovation One and a half days Special introductory rate $1,413 (excl. GST) for the first 20. $1,570 (excl. GST) thereafter UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
Jun 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
1 Jun Learning to Lead Leadership Two days In-person: $1,850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) Virtual: $1,700 per person or $1,530 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online Enrol
10 Jun Advanced Presentation Skills Presentations One day $925 per person or $833 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
Jul 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
27 Jul Optimising Influence in Negotiation Negotiation One day In-person: $925 per person or $833 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) Virtual: $850 per person or $765 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online Enrol
Aug 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
17 Aug Designing Strategy for Results Strategy Two days $1850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
Oct 2021
Start date Course name Topic Duration Cost Venue
19 Oct Advanced Presentation Skills Presentations One day $925 per person or $833 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) For bookings for two or more people, please contact us. UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City Enrol
27 Oct Learning to Lead Leadership Two days In-person: $1,850 per person or $1,665 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) Virtual: $1,700 per person or $1,530 per person for 3 or more (excl. GST) UQ Brisbane City, 293 Queen Street, Brisbane City or online Enrol

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