Worcestershire Arts Partnership are offering CPD opportunities for artists and those in the arts sector at The Guildhall in Worcester over the next 8 months.

External and local speakers will share their expertise, learning and best practice. Each half day course includes speakers, a facilitated workshop and refreshments. The courses are £10 each or £35 if all four are booked up front. Book here.


Business Planning For Success in the Arts
Wednesday 11 July 2018, 10am-12.30pm
Speakers: Deborah Kermode, Chief Executive and Artistic Director at, Mac Birmingham and Claire Purcell, Assistant Director, Meadow Arts.

Business Resillience – Generating Income and Sustaining Your Arts Organisation
Wednesday 12 September 2018, 10am-12.30pm
Speakers: Sarah Gee, Managing Director of Indigo Ltd and Manda Graham, Director of Equal Vision

Communications, Changing Perceptions and Audience Development
Wednesday 14 November 2018, 10am-12.30pm
Speakers: Amanda Adams, Head of Communications at Bristol Old
Vic and Helen Large, Marketing and Events Manager, Museums Worcestershire

Practice as Research in the Arts
Wednesday 6 February 2019, 10am-12.30pm
Speakers: Hannah Phillips, Artistic Director of Outspoken and Paul Sutton, Artistic Director of CandT.