• Analysis and Use of Evidence

    For governments to achieve their strategic objectives, policy officials need to be able to give excellent advice on how to the intended outcomes can be delivered. Officials need to analyse evidence in order to understand the policy...

    • Posted April 12, 2022
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  • Writing Policy Briefs for Policy Makers

    This highly practical half-day event is designed to help you to develop your skills and confidence in writing briefings for senior officials and political decision-takers. We will explore the policy context of briefing, examine a range of...

    • Posted April 2, 2022
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  • Futures, Foresight and Horizon Scanning for Policy-Makers

    There are a number of highly effective tools that can be used to improve the robustness of your policy planning and development.

    The methodical application of futures thinking, including horizon scanning and...

    • Posted April 2, 2022
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  • Option Appraisal and Decision-Making in Policy

    This half-day event is designed to help you to understand and apply best practice in designing and appraising policy options to solve problems and support the decision-making process. We will explore various models of the policy process...

    • Posted March 31, 2022
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  • Effective Policy Communications

    High quality communication is an integral component of the policy development process. Internally, with Government Ministers and Senior Officials, it will make for better decisions. Externally, with stakeholders, it will enable policies to have a more positive...

    • Posted March 31, 2022
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  • Implementing Strategy in the Civil Service (Central London)

    This is a four-day training course that will be delivered live in Central London from Monday 27th June to Thursday 30th June.

    A strategy is only as good as its implementation – the extent to...

    • Posted February 14, 2022
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  • Monitoring and Evaluation (Australia and New Zealand)

    Monitoring and Evaluation are integral to policy development. Done properly, they can provide objective, reliable information about the impact and effectiveness of your policies. Without them, you will have no way of assessing if your policy has...

    • Posted February 7, 2022
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  • Monitoring and Evaluation

    Monitoring and Evaluation are integral to policy development. Done properly, they can provide objective, reliable information about the impact and effectiveness of your policies. Without them, you will have no way of assessing if your policy has...

    • Posted November 9, 2021
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  • Targeting Regulation on Risk

    Regulation is necessary is to protect consumers, society, health, the economy and the environment. Regulation is most effective when it is targeted where the risks to those the regulation is designed to protect are greatest. This training...

    • Posted August 23, 2021
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  • Dynamic Regulation – Regulating for Now and the Future

    Effective regulation is vital to protect consumers, society, health, the economy and the environment. At the same time there is a need to manage the cost of regulation - e.g. the cost of operating regulation and also...

    • Posted March 9, 2021
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