Courses for 
public servants

Mastering the Craft of Advising Government Program

FOR TEAMS

 

 

* We will sign a confidentiality agreement with clients before reviewing work samples.

FOR INDIVIDUALS

Participant

Course

Benefits

Managers, directors and executive directors responsible for guiding and approving briefs

Masterclass (livestream or in person)

8 hour course for up to 12 people (livestream) or 16 people (in person) to:

  • put people in the shoes of busy decision makers to confirm what is needed to deliver clear, compelling advice

  • introduce the key resources and lessons from the Course for Briefing Officers series (see below) applied in a supervisory context

  • examine the role and value add-in of supervisors in shaping and approving briefs

Officer level public servants—including officers writing briefs and/or guiding and approving them.

Course for Briefing Officers

(livestream or in person)

 

NB. We recommend that supervisors first attend a masterclass

11 hour course for up to 12 people (livestream) or 16 people (in person) to:

  • put people in the shoes of busy decision makers to confirm what is needed to deliver clear, compelling advice

  • explore what good advice is (and isn’t)

  • discuss the role and value add of each level in the advice chain

  • analyse what makes written and verbal briefings good and not so good

  • self-assess work samples* using workshop resources and our feedback

  • practise crafting succinct briefs that meet the needs of decision makers

I

Participant

Course

Benefits

Public servants who write briefs and/or guide and approve them (Officer level to Managers)

Intensive one-day (livestream)

8 hour course for up to 12 people to:

  • put people in the shoes of busy decision makers to confirm what is needed to deliver clear, compelling advice

  • explore what good advice is (and isn’t)

  • discuss the role and value add of each level in the advice chain

  • analyse what makes written and verbal briefings good and not so good

  • practise crafting succinct briefs that meet the needs of decision makers

Sold Out

Next course: 19 october 2021

live stream or in person

tailored to clients' requirements

creating

clear, compelling advice