Effective Policy Making (Online)

Effective Policy Making offers a thorough walkthrough of the tools and techniques delegates will come to use when working with or around policy. Delegates will leave with a better understanding on how to use evidence more effectively and the knowledge on how to deliver improved policy with better real-world outcomes. This is a great for those who would like environment of sharing of knowledge between professionals and make connections in the policy community.

At Civil Service College, we pride ourselves on our ability to tailor our courses to each delegate, ensuring that courses are applicable to attendee’s role and organisations so that each delegate can get the most from the training. Our courses and trainers are constantly updated and evaluated to ensure that we are always delivering the best service possible.  

Key features:

  • Latest developments in UK’s approach to policy making
  • Using the policy framework and process systematically
  • The importance of a vision
  • Gathering evidence and choosing evidence to support policy making
  • Generation options and scenario testing
  • Making a decision and presenting your decision to Minister
  • Monitoring and evaluation – continuous feedback for improvement

Who is this virtual course for:

This virtual course is designed for civil servants and public sector staff who are involved in the policy making process or who are aspired to develop policy. This also suitable for people outside of the public sector who would like to engage with the policy making process.

Learning resources:

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Face to Face Training
option available


10:00 - 16:00


£495 + VAT


Zoom or MS Teams


17 March 2021 Book2

17 May 2021 Book8

14 July 2021 Book8

23 September 2021 Book8

8 November 2021 Book8

In-House Option

This course is available In-House and can be tailored to meet your individual training requirements.

Tailored in-house training

Civil Service College can deliver In-House training within your organisation that is exactly tailored to meet your individual training requirements.

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