Conducting a Public Consultation
The course demonstrates effective ways to engage with citizens and stakeholder organisations during a contentious public consultation, using a fully worked example of proposals affecting thousands of people and local communities. To help participants to deliver a robust dialogue plan that can withstand external scrutiny.
What topics will you cover?
– Planning a consultation
– Planning consultation documents
– Managing a consultation
– Managing consultation analysis
What will you achieve? An understanding of….
… The legal requirements for public consultation
… Approaches and methods for consulting stakeholders
… How to construct a best practice consultation document
… How to identify and manage risks in a public consultation
… How to manage analysis and report outputs
Who is this course for?
This course will benefit communications and engagement professionals and organisational leaders who are involved in consulting the public. The content is as relevant for those who are new to public consultation as it is for those who are experienced and looking to increase their skills.
Kathy Graham | Senior Associate
• Creation and delivery of shared visions
• Best practice public consultation
• Public involvement & continuous engagement
• Evidence based policy development