This page contains information about the COBIS Programme for Middle Leaders (CPML) and COBIS Facilitator Training.

COBIS Programme for Middle Leaders (CPML)

Booking Now Open for 2018/19

More than 100 Middle Leaders took part in the 2017/18 COBIS Programme for Middle Leaders (click here to download the programme guide). In 2018/19, CPML cohorts will run in Madrid, Bucharest, Mexico City, Muscat, Dubai, Tokyo and Malawi. Further locations may be added. Booking for the 2018/19 CPML is now open - please see below for details and booking forms. 

Key points about the CPML:

  • A 1 year programme for ambitious middle leaders who wish to develop their personal and professional skills.
  • A blended learning approach with facilitated workshops and self-directed learning, including five days of face-to-face training events.
  • In addition to completing six modules, participants design, implement and evaluate a Leadership Challenge project within their own school context
  • Participants develop their professional network with other COBIS colleagues

2018/19 CPML Cohort Details:

Bucharest, Romania - CPML 2018/19
Host School: British School of Bucharest, Romania
Delegate fees: 1300 Euros
First face-to-face dates: 11-13 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: 8-9 March 2019
Booking form: Click Here

Madrid, Spain - CPML 2018/19
Host School: King's College, Madrid, Spain
Delegate fees: 1485 Euros
First face-to-face dates: 15-17 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: 21-22 March 2019
Booking form: Click Here

Blantyre, Malawi - CPML 2018/19
Host School: Saint Andrew's International Primary School, Malawi
Delegate fees: £995
First face-to-face dates: 14-16 November 2018
Second face-to-face dates: Spring 2019 (dates TBC)
Booking form: Click Here

Dubai, UAE - CPML 2018/19
Host School: JESS Dubai, UAE
Delegate fees: 5000 AED
First face-to-face dates: 9-11 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: March 2019 (dates TBC)
Booking form: Click Here

Muscat, Oman - CPML 2018/19
Host School: British School Muscat, Oman
Delegate fees: 550 OMR
First face-to-face dates: 13-15 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: 2-3 February 2019
Booking form: Click Here

Tokyo, Japan - CPML 2018/19
Host School: British School of Tokyo, Japan
Delegate fees: 150,000 YEN
First face-to-face dates: 10-12 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: 18-19 March 2019
Booking form: Click Here

Mexico City, Mexico - CPML 2018/19
Host School: The Edron Academy, Mexico
Delegate fees: Early Booking Rate (before 30 June 2018) US$2,100 (including accommodation, meals, and ground transport); after 30 June 2018: US$2450 (view flyer)
First face-to-face dates: 10-13 October 2018
Second face-to-face dates: 10-12 March 2019
Booking form: Click Here


Further details:

If you have any questions about the CPML, please email cpd@cobis.org.uk.

COBIS Facilitator Training

COBIS is pleased to be able to offer schools the opportunity to train new facilitators who will be able to deliver the CPML or CPAH in their own schools, opening up the possibility for COBIS Schools to run their own programmes or work in collaboration with other schools.

The next COBIS Facilitator Training course will take place 9-11 May 2018 in London and 30 May-1 June 2018 in Tokyo. Delegate fees are £695 plus VAT for Members and £870 plus VAT for non-Members.

Please click here to download further details.

Booking Process:

  • 9-11 May 2018 - London, UK - FULLY BOOKED - please complete an online booking form to be added to the waiting list.
  • 30 May-1 June 2018 - Tokyo, Japan - please complete an online booking form.

Please note, places on these courses are limited.