Courses

Workshop
Enrolment
2018
Commencement
26 Jun 2018

2 Day Workshop

Our program combines a comprehensive research foundation with practical exercises to embed evaluation practice in policy practitioners' and program developers' work. Essential to evidence-informed policy and critical to any program planning and development. Important to anyone who wants to design...

Workshop
Commencement
14 Aug 2018

In this workshop, Dr Nick Fleming draws on his 20-plus years of international experience to bring a fresh, insightful and empowering approach to solving problems in government. “Designing and delivering a government policy or project is typically a complex problem,” Dr Fleming says. “I want...

Workshop
Commencement
05 Sep 2018

Dr Argyrous and Professor Rogers will help you understand the conceptual and practical issues involved in evaluating public sector policies and programs, and evaluation’s role as a key tool for decision-makers.

“Governments now require greater scrutiny and assessment of public sector programs to determine...

Workshop
Commencement
17 Sep 2018

Professor Sparrow, from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, will guide participants through contemporary developments in risk-based regulation, and examine what ‘risk-based’ practice entails in enforcement, regulation and compliance management.

“Citizens expect government to be vigilant in spotting threats, nimble in organizing around them and...

Workshop
Commencement
01 Oct 2018

Professor Dana Born – a lecturer in public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and distinguished former military leader – will help participants in this two-day workshop understand their personal story, how to lead effectively and how to find leadership purpose.

“Each of us...

Workshop
Commencement
10 Oct 2018

Communicate for impact and influence will help participants develop confidence and skills to tell a compelling evidence-based narrative with the power to influence change in all aspects of working life.

This interactive two-day workshop is being led by Dr Zina O’Leary and executive voice...

Workshop
Commencement
28 Oct 2018

Professor Sparrow from the Kennedy School of Government and a former senior British Police Officer will explain the complexity of social regulation, managing compliance, enforcing the law and security in a world that emphasises harm reduction and risk-control.

“People in regulatory, compliance and enforcement...