Policy and Communications

1 day courseIn Ottawa, ON
  • February 19, 20198:30am - 4:30pm
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This practical one-day course covers practical strategies for identifying roles and tasks, developing a common approach within key projects and working synergistically to employ the full potential, knowledge and expertise of the two groups to best effect.

What you will gain

Participants will be able to:

  • Build on strengths by understanding the roles to enhance collaboration
  • Work with the communications experts to create common products, approaches and advice for multiple audiences
  • Use communications and policy tools and expertise to achieve objectives
  • Assess what is important or urgent from policy and communications perspectives
  • Implement joint planning strategies to determine what priority level is given to which initiatives, and who should be involved when
  • Integrate short-term communications needs with medium and long-term messaging and approaches
  • Use specific tips and strategies to construct a winning communications and policy interface.

Course fee(s)

$990 per attendee

As a not-for-profit organization, the IOG does not charge HST.

Registration is done through an online registration system where you can select to pay by credit card or request an invoice.

Group discounts

If you have more than one person attending, you may be eligible for a group discount. Contact François Gagnon for details at 613-562-0090 x202 or fgagnon@iog.ca.

Main contact

613-562-0090 x200
1 day courseIn Ottawa, ON
  • February 19, 20198:30am - 4:30pm
Register ›

The IOG value-added

All IOG courses are prepared and taught by those who have held senior positions in the federal government. They are guided by a Learning Committee of senior federal government public servants.

For those who wish to have an adapted course that is specific to their issues and requirements, customized course offerings can be delivered on request for branches, teams or groups, in English or French in any part of the country.

The IOG also offers the Coaching Circle, to assist executives and officers at all levels of government as well as non-profit and other organizations in the development of their leadership skills.

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