School of Innovation

Innovation training and professional development courses

CHQ Professional Development Training Services

Our innovation training and professional development programmes help people approach projects in new ways, increase productivity and learn problem-solving skills – preparing them for the future of work.

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What we offer

Our innovation training and professional development services range in duration and scope – from 1-day workshops to months-long programmes.

Certificate in Applied Innovation

The Certificate in Applied Innovation takes you through a journey of innovation from introducing the core innovation methodologies (Lean, Agile and Design Thinking) to knowing how to build and test a Minimal Viable Product (MVP).

Certificate in Innovation Delivery

The Certificate in Innovation Deliver is for those interested in facilitating meetings, workshops and sprints. The Certificate is made up of three workshops: Making a great start (preparation & kick-off), Front of room (facilitation skills & people management) and In the thick of it (room management)

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Our premier qualification for people positioning themselves as practitioners and facilitators of innovation.

The T7 Masterclass equips participants with the tools and techniques of innovation necessary to solve complex problems in a structured, confident and efficient manner, applicable across multiple contexts.

"Great work, great culture, great people. Open, welcoming, accessible." 

Certificate in Applied Innovation Participant 

“Creative HQ provided me with the best return on time of any course I have been on. I have now had hands-on experience of how to apply a really useful set of innovation tools to help solve problems both fast and effectively and with the customer front and centre." 

Simeon Berry, New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

Who we've worked with

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