OpenSpace Beta Certification - in English

First public dates - to be announced!

In-house certifications: Available internationally, in 4 languages, upon request.
Certifications in EN will be delivered by Silke Hermann or Niels Pflaeging. certifications in SP and PT will be delivered by Niels Pflaeging, certifications in DE will be delivered by Silke Hermann

  • Format: 2 day workshop.
    Usually starts at
      10.00hs on the 1st day and ends at 17.00hs on the 2nd day.
    Max. 12 participants
  • The workshop character:  This qualification is based on iterative-discursive didactics - in alignment with the content.
    The didactics consist of three elements: 1. Lean input of content. 2. Deepening in small groups or constellations 3. Discourse about insights, and deepening dialog. During our qualifications, we do not use PowerPoint, nor lecturing.
  • Your host: Silke Hermann or Niels Pflaeging, Red42
  • About the qualification content:
    • Focus Day 1: "Beta and the BetaCodex" – what is the content, what are the principles, what is the context?
    • Focus Day 2. "OpenSpace Beta" – deepening reflection of method, structure, and required elements
  • Your preparation:
    • Reading the OpenSpace Beta handbook prior to the qualification is indispensable!
    • This is not an OpenSpace qualification! We expect you to have at least first experiences with applying OpenSpace; qualifications for OpenSpace should be taken prior to this course.
      We recommend the online qualification with Daniel Mezick.
    • We will provide a list of important reading materials to you ahead of the course, that you should make use of to prepare in advance.
  • Certification:  Certification is granted through course participation - participants receive a participation certificate after the workshop and are allowed to carry the title OpenSpace Beta Practitioner.
  • Locations: varied. Some qualification courses will be offered at Studio Red42, Matthias-Claudius-Strasse 16, 65185 Wiesbaden, Germany. They may also be run at a location of your choice - to be discussed.
  • Participation fee for open qualification courses: EUR 1.000,00, plus a EUR 70,00 meeting fee for drinks/snacks/lunches, plus VAT.
  • Upon registration for any public OpenSpace Beta Certification workshop, you will receive 1 copy of the OpenSpace Beta handbook, and 1 OpenSpace Beta timeline poster, as well as an invoice.

Registration for public workshops by email to Claudia Keller, - first come, first served. 

We would be happy if your share this invitation with others and gather further participants!