To influence policy, you need to understand the complexities of the changing UK constitutional set-up, how it all fits together in practice, and what the points of access and influence are. This course will help delegates understand:
This is a lively, interactive day, with a blend of theory and practical tips and advice. There are discussions, exercises and a visiting expert speaker.
Anyone who seeks to gain insight into the inner workings of government and politics, with a view to influencing and changing policy. This course benefits lobbyists, policy advisers, campaigners, and those seeking influence on behalf of a company, charity, NGO, agency or campaigning organisation. It also benefits those working within governmental institutions and agencies who want to understand the wider picture.
You will have learnt:
Organisations will benefit from understanding how government functions, how it deals with external bodies, how policies can be influenced and changed, and how to have a presence within Westminster and Whitehall, and beyond.