Online Courses

Immerse yourself in the Hawkwood experience from the comfort of your own home! Join us for a unique mix of vibrant and stimulating courses with leading tutors: focus on your creativity, get involved with social change, reconnect with nature or reimagine your purpose with our action labs.

We look forward to seeing you on-line!

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06 - 05 Nov

Reinventing Organisations XTRA [online]

Facilitator: Peter Baily & Paul Jackson

It is wonderfully ironic that, due to the COVID pandemic, we have had to re-invent our Re-inventing Organisation workshop. And even more ironic that we had to apply many of the workshop themes to create our online version – agile…

09 - 30 Nov

Tai Chi [online]

For Mind, Body and Spirit

Facilitator: Chris Taylor

Learn the ancient art of Tai Chi – slow and graceful movements that build health, focus the mind and connect you to the energy that flows through all life. * Please note that this is an online course, delivered via…

19 - 10 Nov

Sustainable Living: An eco-series [online]

A series to inspire practical eco-action in the home

Facilitator: Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking

As a Centre for Future Thinking with an awareness of wellbeing, we felt it was only right that we put together a programme to inspire sustainable living in the home this winter. Amongst immense pressure, change, uncertainty and chaos, we…

24 Nov

Protected: Systems Thinking & Education for Sustainable Futures

The Hawkwood Circle: Conversation 1

The Hawkwood Circle has emerged via a collaboration between Sustainability Education (SusEd), the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) and Homerton Changemakers, University of Cambridge, in partnership with Hawkwood. Humanity faces a ‘historical moment’ requiring transformational new thinking,…

25 Nov

Awakening the Sage Within [online]

Exploring the work "From Age-ing to Sage-ing": A Live Talk

Facilitator: Felice Rhiannon in partnership with Sage-ing International

Life expectancy in the UK has increased to over 80 years. This gives us a remarkable opportunity to live long, full, meaningful lives. This opportunity has never existed before. We have been given the gift of changing the paradigm of…

26 Nov

Sustainable Living: Energy with Kit Dixon [online]

An Eco Series: Session 2

Facilitators: Kit Dixon, Good Energy

As a Centre for Future Thinking with an awareness of wellbeing, we felt it was only right that we put together a programme to inspire sustainable living in the home this winter. Amongst immense pressure, change, uncertainty and chaos, we…

01 Dec

Conversations that Matter with Catherine Lucas [online]

Leading from the Emerging Future

Facilitator: Catherine G Lucas

The Rebirth of People & Planet in a Time of Global Emergency Join us for this one-hour online Conversation That Matters as Catherine brings her personal insight into the process of awakening through crisis to shed light on our current…

03 Dec

Sustainable Living: Eco-winter with Natalie Fee [online]

An Eco Series: Session 2

Facilitators: Natalie Fee, City to Sea

As a Centre for Future Thinking with an awareness of wellbeing, we felt it was only right that we put together a programme to inspire sustainable living in the home this winter. Amongst immense pressure, change, uncertainty and chaos, we…

03 - 17 Dec

Writing our Way to Winter Solstice

Hello Darkness My Old Friend: An online writing workshop

Facilitator: Mary Reynolds Thompson

The poet Wendell Berry writes that if we go into the dark, we will find that it “blooms and sings.” Darkness is alive, vibrant, and necessary. As we approach the Winter Solstice, this three-part writing workshop explores the meaning and…

08 Dec

Conversations that Matter with Stephen Moss & Gail Simmons [online]

Nature & Travel Writing

Facilitator: Stephen Moss & Gail Simmons

Connecting with nature and place is central to our existence as human beings, and the current crisis has brought the importance of this – especially the wildlife and places on your doorstep – to the fore. This talk will be…

10 Dec

Sustainable Living: “At Home” with Mary Portas [online]

An Eco Series: Session 4

Facilitator: Mary Portas · Portas Agency & Alicia Carey · CEO Hawkwood

As a Centre for Future Thinking with an awareness of wellbeing, we felt it was only right that we put together a programme to inspire sustainable living in the home this winter. Amongst immense pressure, change, uncertainty and chaos, we…

10 Dec

Conversations that Matter with Tessa Harris [online]

A novel approach to history - Book Launch

Facilitator: Tessa Harris

Historical fiction used to be the poor relation of the literary world. Variously pigeon-holed as “bodice rippers” and “penny dreadfuls”,  historical novels were at best disregarded by the literati and at worst derided scornfully. In the last decade, however, all…

16 Dec

Astrology Talk Live [online]

Session on the Stars

Facilitator: Mark Graham

Astrology represents the summation of all the psychological knowledge of antiquity. – C.G. Jung For 5000 years astrologers have been observing the night sky, seeking correlations between the movement of the stars and planets and life on Earth.  Today Astrology…

11 - 01 Jan

Tai Chi [online]

For Mind, Body and Spirit

Facilitator: Chris Taylor

Learn the ancient art of Tai Chi – slow and graceful movements that build health, focus the mind and connect you to the energy that flows through all life. * Please note that this is an online course, delivered via…

11 - 25 Jan

The Writers’ Clinic [online]

An introductory course

Facilitator: Tessa Harris

Writing creatively can be a lonely process. Self-motivation, alongside skill and talent are vital to inject life into your prose. Under the guidance of award-winning novelist Tessa Harris, you’ll learn how to identify and examine your writing weak spots head-on.…

20 Jan

Coherent Self, Coherent World: A Live Talk [online]

Book Launch

Facilitator: Diana Durham

This live online talk comprises a series of simple thought experiments looking through the windows of myth and archetype, Tibetan Buddhist thought and physicist David Bohm’s theory of the Implicate Order, to show how we can draw on our inner…

26 Jan

The Quantum Leader Masterclass [online]

Lead from the Emerging Future

Facilitator: Catherine G Lucas

Step into quantum leadership to have the impact you want in your work or your community. You will leave this Masterclass with: An understanding of the key qualities of quantum leadership and what they look like in your specific context.…

27 - 10 Jan

Signs, planets & aspects​ [online]

Astrology Course

Facilitator: Mark Graham

This three-part course will introduce participants to the basic elements of an astrological chart.  The course will look at how the signs of the zodiac reflect the changing seasons, the ‘personality’ astrologers assign to each of the planets, and how…

02 - 16 Feb

Nature Writing [online]

Facilitator: Stephen Moss

Nature writing is not only one of the most popular literary genres, it is also a great way to connect with the natural world, and to share your love of that world with others. Join naturalist, author and academic Stephen…

02 - 23 Feb

Awakening the Sage Within [online]

From Age-ing to Sage-ing: In Partnership with Sage-ing International

Facilitator: Felice Rhiannon

With the remarkable opportunity to live longer, healthier and more fulfilled lives, we have the choice to change the paradigm of ageing…we can age outside the box. Using the interactive model created in the ground-breaking book “From Age-ing to Sage-ing”,…