As a half-day session, participants will cover:
The definitions of engagement and consultation – are they the same or different?
Opportunities of good quality engagement for both the organisation and the community
Identifying stakeholders and understanding their different roles and influence in the engagement
How communications and marketing relate to engagement practice
Tools, models and frameworks for quality engagement practice
Different methods of engagement and when to use them.
Something you can do tomorrow to improve your engagement practice.
In the full-day session we also cover the following:
Additional case studies, relating the principles demonstrated, linked to real-world practice
Extended work and practice on methods
Planning for successful engagement, including template to keep
NOTE: If working in local, state or federal government organisations, we include details of legislative requirements for consultation (and/or engagement).
Who should attend? This session has been designed to suit all participants, from the first-time engager to the leader of an organisation.
Recommended Experience: none
Delivery: This session can be delivered at your own location or in a public training facility.
practical engagement fundamentals is designed to support all members of an organisation on their community engagement journey regardless of their previous experience, providing for all participants to reach a common understanding of engagement principles and practice.