Certification Courses

Certification Courses

Find out more about HSD Professional Certification Training

Build your adaptive capacity, prepare to support your teams and communities, and join an international community of transformative change makers.

HSDP Certification - Virtual Course

August 30 - December 15, 2022

Are you interested in becoming a certified HSD Professional, but you cannot commit to the face-to-face portion of the program? If so, this program is for you.

HSDP Certification - Roffey Park

November 15, 2022 - March 16, 2023

Working in partnership with Human Systems Dynamics Institute, Roffey Park are offering the rare opportunity to work with Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, in the UK.

Adaptive Action Labs

21st Century Consulting: Working in Complex Systems

Aug 23, 25, 2022 | 12p - 3p CDT | Online

In simpler times, change came slowly, if at all. Consultants could learn approaches in graduate school and use them throughout their careers. They took a solution that worked with one client and confidently transferred it to…

HSDI Partners with Sioo

Summer School Sep 4 - 8, 2022 | Masterclass Sep 9, 2022

Sioo, the world-class business school in Utrecht, Netherlands, hosts a Systems Summer School every year. Of course it was interrupted in 2020 and 2021, but the program is ramping up to be another fabulous series in…

Resilience: Build Adaptive Capacity to Move into Your Future

Oct 18, 20, 2022 | 12p - 3p CDT | Online

Personal and professional stress wear us down. Political and environmental disasters draw attention and resources from day-to-day activities. Crumbling infrastructures and out-of-control media chip away at our sense of…

Upcoming Labs

An Adaptive Action Lab offers the best of consulting and training into a single event. As a participant, you define and work on your most intractable challenge. Then you learn about human systems dynamics (HSD) as you apply your new learning to frame your challenge in a way that points to your best next wise action.

Adaptive Action Labs

Live Virtual Workshops

Live Virtual Workshops

Patterned Responses to Difference: Address Bias, Privilege, and Hate in a Diverse World

September 1, 2022 In HSD we see challenge and opportunity in terms of the patterns that shape them. Three particular patterns interact to create cultural patterns of bias and racism. Each of the contributing patterns emerges…

In Robust Systems, Connections Count: Build Connections to Reduce Risk in Complex Times

October 6, 2022 We are connected to others in massively entangled networks of family, friendship, community, work, and social or political groups. These connections satisfy our social, intellectual, physical, and emotional…

What am I Missing? Find Your Problem’s Most Interesting Patterns

November 3, 2022 Native American stories distinguish “mouse eyes” and “eagle eyes.” Like other tensions in cultural wisdoms, both of these perspectives are rich with possibility. Each one also comes with risks and challenges.…

Upcoming Workshops

Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, hosts free, online Virtual Workshops (webinars) every month. Covering topics from health care to education reform to world peace, she draws on current events, global opportunities and concerns, and local actions.

Custom Design Labs

Partner Offerings

Online or in person, wherever you are…

Your intractable problems are one-of-a-kind. Your people are special. Your industry is transforming. Your market is shifting. Your challenges are wicked. Consultants make assumptions, give advice, and leave the work to you.…

Custom Design Labs