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Strategic Doing Practitioner Training.

19 March @ 9:00 am - 20 March @ 4:00 pm


Master the art of leading collaborations to solve complex problems. 

Can you see an opportunity and want to bring your community on board? 
Are you navigating a project or problem and need to find a clear path forward?

Discover the power of Strategic Doing – a globally recognised, evidence-based approach for tackling challenges, unlocking opportunities and moving projects forward. 

Utilised internationally for 20 years by community groups, businesses, government, social enterprises and non-profit entities, Strategic Doing supports participants to form collaborations quickly, move toward measurable outcomes, and make adjustments as they learn by doing.

Join a small group, immersive practitioner training workshop facilitated by international experts, Agile Strategy Lab (University of North Alabama) and hosted by Australian Centre for Rural Entrepreneurship (ACRE). 

This two-day in-person training will be held at the Old Beechworth Gaol, Beechworth Vic.​

  • Day 1 – Tuesday March 19: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
  • Day 2 – Wednesday March 20: 9.00 am – 4.00 pm

​Participants can expect a fun, inspiring, hands-on and supportive learning environment with quality materials and a new network of fellow community leaders.​


What will I get out of it?​
  • Become a certified Strategic Doing Practitioner to lead workshops in your community or organisation
  • Learn how to strategically navigate complex challenges to find a clear path forward​
  • Gain transferable skills to effectively lead groups across various settings and sectors​
  • Learn the four essential questions of effective strategy​
  • Develop agile leadership, problem solving and collaboration skills​
  • Gain an understanding of network-based thinking​ and how to identify the resources available to you
  • Learn the most common pitfalls of common projects and how best to avoid​
  • Understand the difference between linear and systems thinking
  • Work on a real-life scenario ​
  • Two days of guided learning and facilitation, with expert international facilitators in the room​
  • Hosted at ACRE’s Action Learning Centre at the Old Beechworth Gaol​
  • Includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea​
  • Quality materials including a copy of “Strategic Doing – Ten Skills for Agile Leadership”​
  • Certification including electronic badge and e-certificate 
  • Travel and accommodation are not included.​
  • Note: a number of rooms are currently available at the Grand Oaks Resort (Ph 03 5728 2618), Beechworth Motor Inn (03 5728 1301) and Golden Heritage Accommodation (Ph 03 5728 1404). Please mention that you are attending the ACRE Workshop when booking. We recommend booking accommodation early, as Beechworth does sell out.​
For further information contact ACRE: or 03 5728 2916



19 March @ 9:00 am
20 March @ 4:00 pm


Old Beechworth Gaol
1 Outlaws Court
Beechworth, Vic 3747 Australia
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