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New consultation and engagement courses
In May we completed the spring session of our new training
course Practical Stakeholder Engagement one-day intensive.
The new format has gone down well: see what students said below.
The course covers consultation and engagement design, recruitment
and stakeholder analysis, plus the various engagement methods from
face-to-face workshops and meetings to the use of e-mail and the
The course will be held again in the autumn in Bristol, Edinburgh,
Leeds and London. The autumn courses are already half-full so
we suggest that you book now if you want to be sure of a place.
Click here for
more information and to book.
What the students say
"An excellent day that provided a practical and thorough
guide to public consultation."
"6/6 for the trainer: excellent pace, clarity and relevance
to workshop brief."
"I found the event planning particularly useful."
"Revealed good new methods and approaches which will assist
with my role to coordinate and help plan all consultation in the
"Very well balanced."
"[The trainer was] approachable, covered broad range of
issues clearly and concisely."
"Trainer was very knowledgeable. Many stories putting
things into context."
"Planning session was very useful."
"Trainer was flexible, responsive and encouraging."
"Facilitator/trainer had lots of relevant experience and
was able to recount it effectively."