Parliamentary Questions

Parliamentary questions and answering has changed to be more streamlined and modern. For those participating in answering, asking or tabling an overall understanding of how the PQ system operates is needed. This course will cover drafting briefings for, and answering to questions themselves.

This specialist course is made bespoke for each client’s needs because of the nature of Parliamentary Questions, this ensures that each participant gets the most out of training. This course and others are continuously updated and evaluated to ensure that the best quality is delivered.


Key features:

  • Different types of parliamentary questions used in both houses of Parliament
  • Why are parliamentary questions tabled?
  • The process of tabling parliamentary questions
  • Support for Ministers when drafting response to parliamentary questions
  • Overview of Ministerial statements – written and oral

Who is this virtual course for:

This virtual course is designed for civil servants and public sector staff who engage with parliamentary business. This is also useful for those outside of the public sector and would like to engage with parliamentary business.


Summary

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Duration

10:00 - 16:00

Price

£395 + VAT

Location

Zoom or MS Teams

Dates

In-House Option

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

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Lead Trainer

Joan Ryan

Joan Ryan

Rt. Hon Joan Ryan is the former UK Member of Parliament for Enfield North and also served as Member of the Environmental Audit Select Committee.

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Joan Ryan

Joan Ryan

Rt. Hon Joan Ryan is the former UK Member of Parliament for Enfield North. Joan stood down in December 2019 having served as the representative for the constituency for 18 years, from 1997 to 2010 and then regaining the seat in the 2015 General Election. Joan was a Labour MP for the majority of her time in Parliament, but became a founding member of The Independent Group of MPs in February 2019. 

From 2016 to 2019, Joan served as Member of the Environmental Audit Select Committee, specialising in the causes and impact of Climate Change, air pollution and the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals. 

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