Who said the pen is mightier than the sword?
Written communication is a vital part of our working lives, but finding the right words and phrases to convey our chosen message isn’t always easy!
Do you ever wish your report had a greater impact? Or you could find ways to be more persuasive? Whatever your role, in local government, chances are you will have to write something at some time. You might even have to write different types of documents for different stakeholders or audiences. Whether your natural style is formal or informal, long-winded or brief, there’s something in this course for you.
APSE Training has developed this refreshed communication skills toolkit to help local authority staff improve writing skills for many forms of communication, such as reports, briefings, emails, press releases and leaflets
The content is designed to help you develop valuable tools to communicate more effectively, with both internal audiences and members of the communities you serve.
Using a clear methodology and easy-to-follow techniques, the content is designed to provide local authority staff with valuable tools to enable you to communicate more effectively with both internal audiences and members of the communities you serve.
This course will be delivered online via Microsoft Teams. To access it, you will need a WiFi connection or mobile data hotspot. Downloading Microsoft Teams to your laptop, desktop or smart device will give a better performance and greater functionality throughout the day. This highly interactive training includes a mixture of presentations, video conferencing, group work, games, quizzes and video.
3-hour event: AM Start time: 09:00 Finish time: 12.00
PM Start time: 13:00 Finish time: 16:00
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