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Training Programs

Semco Style Institute offers training and programs with the aim of helping companies on their way to self-management. All programs are based on the Semco Style Principles and aim to help you on your way to flexible, autonomous teams that put the customer first and increase employee happiness. We offer programs at all levels and all our training courses are also suitable as in-company programs, which can be adjusted based on personal wishes.


Becoming Agile: Many organizations strive for it, but very few actually know how to get there. Organizations fail to reap the full benefits of Agile because their culture isn’t completely aligned with agile principles. This virtual program is geared to move your organization towards a culture of trust and build motivated teams with a deep-rooted sense of ownership. Enrich your Agile implementation strategies today!


When working in a distributed world, effective remote leadership becomes crucial in defining the future of work. Want to learn how to vest your remote teams with decision-making powers and greater autonomy? Look no further. This virtual program will equip you with a framework that lets you manage your distributed teams and it reveals how you can lead and inspire your remote teams by building a culture anchored in psychological safety.


There’s no denying that the COVID-19 pandemic has flipped the way the world works on its head. This virtual foundational program is aimed at helping you future-proof your organization by deep-diving into the world renown Semco Style principles. Finally, find out how you can create autonomous teams and experience the Semco Style Roadmap in action.


New ways of working are gaining momentum and leaders all around the world are realizing now is the time to pivot organizational structures. Join our worldwide network of change agents and start shaping the future of work with this virtual Semo Style Certification Program.


Fundamentals Program

The Fundamentals Program provides a complete overview of Semco Style. You experience self-organization in action and there is a lot of room for questions. This training is suitable for anyone who wants to know more about the Semco Style Principles and provides direction for the first steps towards self-organization.

Changemaker Program

Our Changemaker Program focuses on the teams – how do you bring more autonomy and responsibility to the team and what is your role in this journey? You will dive into current cases with energetic exercises and you will acquire in-depth knowledge of the Semco Style Roadmap and associated tools.

Expert Program

During the Expert Program you will learn everything you need to know to successfully transform teams and entire organizations into self-management. You develop a clear picture of your ideal self-organization. We promise an energetic start with the Experience Game and then immerse you in the Semco Style Principles, interesting theory, challenging role-plays and inspiring company visits.

Experience Game

Do you like gamification more? Then you cannot ignore the Semco Style Experience Game; experience the change from hierarchy to self-organization during this interactive game and learn to fathom behavioral patterns. 

*currently partly not possible due to Covid-19 restrictions