Who the program is for: Accredited MBA or equivalent holders with 3 years' senior management experience

Duration: 6 full days held over 6 months

Cost: AUD8,800 (inclusive of GST)

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Enrolment intake: 20 people per cohort annually

Why the CEO Certification 6 Day program?

Are you an aspiring CEO?
Seeking your next senior role but struggling to stand out from the MBA crowd? Connect with and learn from business leaders with the CEO Certification 6 Day program. Successful completion of the program enables the right to use the globally recognised CCEO or CCEO(prov) post nominal.

Are you a current CEO?
Perhaps you're already at the top and not looking for career advancement, however realise the importance of having a sounding board to solve challenges and share ideas. The CEO Certification 6 Day program connects you with powerful speakers and like-minded peers.

Already have a powerful support network?
You will realise that a great leader is only as strong as the people around them. You might have recognised the potential in a senior manager in your organisation that can benefit and grow from the CEO Certification 6 Day program.

Powerful peer support 

Under the guidance of an experienced Chair, you will be introduced to a carefully matched group of your peers. You will develop the financial, strategic, communication, and leadership abilities required to manage an organisation effectively.

In this confidential and supportive environment, you will learn how to lead a business, resolve challenges, and discuss strategies leading to success.


First cohort graduating CCEO(prov)

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Managing Director

Porex Technologies Sdn Bhd

General Manager

OnSite Recruitment Pty Ltd

Facilities Manager

Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne

General Manager

Pegasus Group Australia

How the program is structured

The full day meeting, held over six months (as a guide) is led by an experienced Chair-facilitator who guides the agenda, giving attention to the specific needs of the cohort. Expert speaker topics are structured around a Curriculum Framework derived from 15 subject areas:

  • Leadership
  • Business Planning & Strategy
  • Managing People
  • Marketing
  • Financial Management
  • Data Analysis
  • Business Models
  • Social Responsibility & Ethics
  • Corporate Sustainability
  • Corporate Governance
  • Managerial Economics
  • Managing Innovation & Creativity
  • Critical Thinking
  • Technology & Connectivity
  • Global Business

The 12 expert speaker topics included in the program have been selected based on the top rating expert speaker results as determined by our members. The CEO Certification 6 Day program provides content that is contemporary, relevant and reflective of what provides real value to members from a need to know basis.

A typical meeting includes

  • Expert speakers - presentations of 2 topics selected from the subject areas of the Curriculum Framework above
  • A confidential forum - members engage in broad peer to peer discussions about shared issues, specific challenges, ideas and opportunities


Candidates with an accredited MBA or equivalent Master’s level business degree and a minimum of three years’ senior management experience who attend 6 full day meetings of the CEO Certification 6 Day program are automatically awarded Provisional Certification with the right to use the post nominal CCEO(prov).

Your next step

If you hold an accredited MBA or equivalent and have a minimum of three years’ senior management experience and are willing to attend meetings in Melbourne, enquire about our CEO Certification 6 Day program below.


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