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  • Jun 14-15

    To be or not to be an Executive


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    May 17-18

    This Course is offered in partnership with Lead Action Training     You are : a high flyer climbing the corporate ladder; hardworking and want to plan your career; at the manager level, want to better understand the EX cadre If this describes you and where you are at in your career, this two day session is for you. It will give you insight into the world of a government executive. It will enable you, in a safe space, to... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George Street, Ottawa, Ontario
    Event Type: Bootcamp
    Categories: Leadership, Management Levels: Managers Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jun 27

    Understanding the Expenditure Management System


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    September 14 and November 22

    This course offers practical tips and strategies for understanding, addressing and working with the reporting and accountability requirements of the current Expenditure Management System (EMS) that is an essential element in developing and delivering programs, polices and services to Canadians. Who should participate in this course? This course will be of interest to federal policy and program staff as well as corporate services audit and evaluation staff who are trying to understand and apply the EMS requirements within the government’s... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Fundamentals of Government Levels: Officers and Analysts Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jul 6

    Policy 1: Reviewing the Fundamentals


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    September 12, December 7 and February 13, 2018

    By popular demand, there is now a new Policy 1 course that has been added for February 27, 2017. Now more important than ever, this revised one-day course provides an overview of how policy is developed and put into practice by the federal government. Who should participate in this course? This course is for public servants who want to review the basics of policy development. Typically, participants include individuals who have recently joined a policy shop or wish to “brush up” their analytical skills... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Fundamentals of Government, Policy Levels: Officers and Analysts Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jul 11

    Science in Government 101 – An introduction to Science & Policy in Government


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    October 25 and January 16, 2018

    This 1-day course is the first in a series of courses targeted to meet the needs of science and policy professionals. Science in Government 101 is an introduction to how government works, how decisions are made in government, including a discussion of the rationale for science in government, how science priorities are established and the role of science in a government setting. In this context “science in government” relates to all departments and all staff involved in science that supports:... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Policy, Science Policy Levels: Officers and Analysts Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jul 11

    Leveraging Data Analytics for Results and Delivery: Using your performance measures


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    May 10, October 25 and December 5

    This one-day workshop is designed for managers and senior officers working in the new Results and Delivery environment.  The session picks up from our Results and Performance courses which include Delivering on ‘Deliverology’, Project and Program Management: Implementation for Delivery Excellence and Performance Measurement: Supporting Delivery of Results to provide hands-on instruction in designing Management Scorecards for monitoring performance and using the scorecard data to improve program results. The session  includes two hands-on workshops in which participants work with data... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Leadership, Management Levels: Officers and Analysts, Managers Expertise: Modernizing Government

  • Jul 12

    How Government Works


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    May 8, October 4 and January 23, 2018

    This one-day course is a “user guide” for those working in and with the Canadian government and provides an overview of the structures, processes and players of the Canadian government. We will focus on the current context as well as the history, traditions, people and values that shape the decision-making processes and relationships that make the federal government and the professional public service what they are today.g Who should participate in this course Those who are new to the federal... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Fundamentals of Government Levels: Officers and Analysts Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jul 18

    The Memoranda to Cabinet Development Process


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    May 25, October 17 and January 9, 2018

    This one-day introductory course provides an overview of the process employed in the development of Memoranda to Cabinet (MC), as well as an appreciation of the purpose, structure and mandate of Cabinet and key committees. The course walks you through each step of the development of your key recommendations for Cabinet consideration, and covers the roles played by central agencies in reviewing your Cabinet submissions. Who should participate in this course? This course is designed for policy professionals and program... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Fundamentals of Government Levels: Officers and Analysts Expertise: Public Sector Governance

  • Jul 26

    Policy 2: Policy Making in a Changing Environment


    This course is also offered on the following dates:
    October 12, January 11, 2018 and March 2, 2018

    This one-day course takes policy-making to the next level so that you can better navigate the complex policy landscape to create the conditions for success. Who should participate in this course? Seasoned policy analysts will find this course invaluable.  It provides a more in-depth look at the policy development process and reviews a number of techniques to help policy analysts better cope with a growing range of policy challenges. Participants will be able to better understand: The range of challenges... Read more

    Time:8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Location: 60 George St., Ottawa, ON
    Event Type: Course
    Categories: Fundamentals of Government, Policy Levels: Officers and Analysts, Managers Expertise: Public Sector Governance


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