Effective Policy Making (Online)

"I thought Zoe was really knowledgeable and engaging. I enjoyed the interactivity of the session and I came away with lots of useful tools for policy making".

Department For Education

Effective Policy Making is a trending online course within our Policy Skills series. 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 the Civil Service College, we tailor our courses to each attendee’s role and organisations, ensuring that each delegate gets the most out of the training. Our courses and trainers are continuously updated and evaluated to ensure that we are always delivering the best service possible.

Key Training Features

Who Can Attend

Civil Service College Bookstore


Key Training 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 Can Attend:

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.


Visit the CSC Bookstore in partnership with award-winning publisher Kogan Page, offering materials in print books, eBooks and accredited soft skills eLearning courses. SAVE 15% on all Kogan Page books and ‘Creating Success’ eLearning Courses with KPCSC15. We also offer institutional savings too, just get in touch!

Summary

Duration

10:00 - 16:00

Price

£495 + VAT

Location

Zoom or MS Teams

Face to Face
Training
Course
Dates

23 September 2021 Book7

8 November 2021 Book8

In-House Option

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

Enquire

Lead Trainer

Zoë Collier

Zoë Collier

Zoë is a highly experienced, CIPD-qualified training consultant, delivering strategic advice, coaching and training in policy, strategy and communication skills.

Read Bio
Zoë Collier

Zoë Collier

Zoë is a highly experienced, CIPD-qualified training consultant, delivering strategic advice, coaching and training in policy, strategy and communication skills. She started her career as a policy adviser to ministers in HM Treasury, where she ended up working as a Private Secretary to the Rt Hon John Major MP. Zoë moved to become a diplomat in the Foreign Office and then head of strategy at DCMS, before being appointed as a senior lecturer in policy and government at the National School of Government. It was here she discovered her passion for helping people to work more effectively and with impact and confidence.

She is a highly effective and motivational coach and trainer, and has applied her professional experience, together with her training and coaching skills, to deliver training programmes for a wide range of organisations, both in the UK and EU as well as extensively across the world.

Zoe has also worked in the private, local government and voluntary sectors, and is a published author of several short stories.

Specialisms:

  • Policymaking and political thinking;
  • Strategy and foresight;
  • Stakeholder and citizen engagement;
  • Negotiation and influencing skills;
  • Advising, briefing and report-writing.

Education:

  • MA (Hones, Cantab), BA (Hones) Philosophy & Law, Cambridge University
  • Certificate in Training Practice, CIPD
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.

Book a course

Call 020 8069 9000 to take your booking or for advice on choosing the right course for you.

request a call back

For more information on how we protect and store your submitted data, please see visit our privacy policy.

Training Alerts

For more information on how we protect and store your submitted data, please see visit our privacy policy.