IWA Professional Training – new courses announced for February 2017

We are pleased to announce the return of our popular IWA Professional Training Courses “Decision Making in Wales” and “Influencing Political Outcomes”.

 

These courses are a must-attend for anyone interested in learning or furthering their knowledge of how Government, politics and influencing works in Wales:

IWA Professional Training: Decision Making in Wales
Tuesday 14th February 2017 | 9.00 – 5.00pm | St David’s Hotel | Cardiff

Course aims:
To give learners a good understanding of how Government and politics works in Wales. The course will provide an overview of the roles of the National Assembly and Welsh Government, and how decisions are made.

Learning outcomes:
By attending this course you will be able to understand to a high level:

  • The roles of Ministers and AMs
  • How the Assembly and the Cabinet work
  • The differences between the political parties
  • The development of devolution
  • The relationship between Wales, Westminster and the EU
  • How public finance works in Wales

Who is this course for?
This course is for people who want a good overview of the structures of decision making in Wales, and the forces that influence them.

Click here to book your place on this course

 


IWA Professional Training: Influencing Political Outcomes
Tuesday 28th February 2017 | 9.00 – 5.00pm | Wales Millennium Centre | Cardiff

Course aims:
To give learners an understanding of how they can work effectively to influence the Welsh Government and the National Assembly in Wales. This course will equip learners with an advanced understanding of devolution, and help develop the skills to influence policy development and set up successful campaigns within Wales.

Learning outcomes:
By attending this course you will be able to understand:

  • The workings of the National Assembly and Welsh Government at an advanced level
  • How to effectively influence policy makers within Wales including Assembly Members
  • How to establish and effectively manage campaigns within Wales and ensure that they have optimal impact
  • How to set up, manage and market events and opportunities to promote campaigns to policy makers in Wales

Who is this course for?
This course is ideal for those looking to expand their influence within the political sphere in Wales.

Click here to book your place on this course