Cultural Intelligence or CQ® is an essential skill in our highly diverse and complex world. By getting CQ Certified, you will gain the expertise, skills, and credentials to help yourself and others develop CQ and make a lasting impact on individuals and organizations anywhere in the world.

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Get Certified In Spain!

Join us for a week-long immersive and hands-on adventure! We’re hosting a robust experiential certification program from June 20-24, 2022. The CQ CertificationCQ Train-the-Trainer, and Unconscious Bias Train-the-Trainer courses (each 1.5 days in duration) will be hosted in-person in the exciting city of Madrid. 

The capital city of Spain, Madrid is known for its historical buildings and art museums, elegant boulevards and manicured parks, and of course its food! As part of the CQ Certification course, participants will also enjoy a special cultural event along with Spanish tapas.

The courses will be presented in English.

Location Details:

AC Hotel Atocha

C/ Delicias, 42,

Madrid, Spain 28045

If you have any questions, email Jennifer Benbow, Director of Public Programs and Partners at Jennifer.Benbow@culturalQ.com, or click on the button below to schedule a call. We look forward to seeing you!


Disclaimer:  The CQ Center is looking forward to hosting the in-person session. Due to the uncertainty of COVID19, we reserve the right to cancel the session 30 days prior to the beginning of the session. We encourage you to purchase refundable transportation and accommodation. We will transfer your registration to another session or provide a full refund should it become necessary to cancel.

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  CQ Certification

JUNE 20-21

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To have an in-depth understanding of the CQ Model and debrief the CQ feedback report for your colleagues or clients.

Day One: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm | Day Two: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch provided)

  • Get Certified
  • CQ Model
  • Action Plans
  • Access CQ Network

Course formerly known as Level 1

cQ Train the Trainer

june 22-23

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To learn how to successfully facilitate the Developing CQ workshop within your own organization or for your clients

Day One: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch provided). | Day Two: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.

  • Instruct Workshop
  • Access Facilitator Materials
  • Go International
  • Networking

Prerequisite: CQ Certification (Level 1)

Unconscious Bias TTT

JUNE 23-24

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To learn how to successfully facilitate the CQ Your Bias workshop within your own organization or for your clients.

Day One: 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Day Two: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch provided)

  • Teach CQ Your Bias
  • Comprehensive Materials
  • DEI Foundation
  • Bias Strategies

Prerequisite: CQ Certification (Level 1)


David provided thought leadership on CQ in addition to the course certification content and delivered it in a very approachable way. The course became, in turn, immediately applicable and relevant to my work as a CQ Consultant.

Emily Mathews
Advanced CQ Certified Facilitator

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