Workshop

Workshop
Enrolment
14 Mar 2018
Commencement
15 Mar 2018

This series of capsule courses allows you to take control of your professional development, providing you with some simple tips and tools to build your strategic, critical and design thinking skills at work in the public sector.

This series of workshops will help you:...

Workshop
Commencement
06 Mar 2018

Public sector agencies have implemented a range of corruption prevention and risk management strategies with varying degrees of success. This course uncovers some of the reasons why corrupt conduct continues to occur despite considerable efforts to prevent it.

Corruption usually occurs in situations where...

Workshop
Commencement
20 Mar 2018

Dr Christine Nixon – Monash University Deputy Chancellor and former Victoria Police Chief Commissioner – and Professor Amanda Sinclair – Melbourne Business School Fellow and author on leadership – will encourage participants to share experiences and learn how to lead change while looking after themselves...

Workshop
Commencement
29 Apr 2018

Professor Malcolm 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...

Workshop
Commencement
07 May 2018

Professor Malcolm 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 organising around them...

Workshop
Commencement
23 May 2018

Spending decisions can be made for political reasons, but rigorous cost-benefit analysis ensures that ministers make decisions with their eyes wide open.

ANU Crawford School’s Dr Leo Dobes will help participants understand theory and practice.

“Many agencies lack the expertise to carry out...

Workshop
Commencement
06 Jun 2018

Effective policy and implementation comes from strategic thinking and knowing how to analyse the broader policy environment.

The two-day Policy and program skills workshop provides the opportunity for participants to develop their analytical skills and understanding, and to step back and reflect on how...

Workshop
Commencement
26 Jun 2018

BehaviourWorks Australia team will give participants the opportunity to apply new knowledge, skills and tools to their current projects and programs.

“So much government activity is about behaviour change,” according to Dr Liam Smith. “We increase the odds of success by opening up new...

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
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 communications expert Dr Zina O’Leary and...