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Facilitation Skills: 2 Hour Workshop

PAI Online Zoom

This one day training programme equips participants with the knowledge and skills they need to facilitate groups and events to maximise engagement and achieve results.

€325.00

Reputation Intelligence and Risk Management

PAI Online Zoom

This interactive training event will give attendees the communication tools, approach and attitude needed to manage an unexpected crisis. Attendees will develop leadership skills that will help to manage any crisis situation. Attendees will also learn how to galvanise their teams and implement rapid reputation recovery methods to deal with post crisis-fallout.

Get Tickets €360.00

Business Writing Skills

Writing is an essential feature of many jobs. Whether you write emails to customers, reports for publication, content for website, or marketing materials, the ability to write clearly, concisely and professionally is a vital skill. In this highly practical workshop, a professional writer shares their expertise – to ensure you take away the tools and confidence to write effectively at work.

Courtroom Skills – The Expert Witness

PAI Online Zoom

This half-day seminar will outline the structure and jurisdiction of the Irish courts system. It will look at the ethics involved in coaching witnesses and the direct examination and cross examination process. It will also look at legal proceedings and ancillary issues focusing on the presumption of innocence and the duty to preserve documents.

€360.00

Developing High Performance Teams – In Person Workshop

The Grand Canal Hotel Grand Canal Street Upper, Dublin, Ireland

The benefits of maximising and developing team performance range from improved productivity and decision-making, to increased employee engagement and a more agile response to ever-changing market demands.

Strong leadership within a team is pivotal in guiding and energising its members towards a shared objective and it also provides direction, enforces accountability and cultivates a positive organisational culture.

Get Tickets €495.00

Securing Data: Identifying and Responding to a Data Breach

PAI Online Zoom

Organisations of all sizes and across all industries are vulnerable to data breaches and the impact can be significant so having a data breach response plan in place can help organisations respond quickly and effectively if a breach does occur. This plan should outline roles and responsibilities, escalation procedures, and communication protocols to ensure an effective and coordinated response. Identifying the breach as soon as possible, determine the scope and severity of the breach and notifying the relevant persons are crucial.

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Supporting Neurodiversity in the Workplace

PAI Online Zoom

Neurodiversity refers to the different ways the brain can work and interpret information. In Ireland, an estimated 4% (some worldwide figures suggest this figure is closer to 15%/20%) of the population are considered neurodiverse.

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Mastering Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Masterclass

The Grand Canal Hotel Grand Canal Street Upper, Dublin, Ireland

Captivate your audience with PAI's ultimate training for Powerful Public Speaking.

PAI are delighted to announce an extraordinary opportunity for you to enhance your public speaking and presentation skills thought an immersive, live training experience. Get ready to unleash your full potential as a speaker at our highly anticipated Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Training Seminar, taking place in person from the Grand Canal Hotel, Dublin 4.

Get Tickets €360.00

Managing Hybrid and Remote Teams

PAI Online Zoom

The overall aim of this programme is to equip participants with invaluable insights, tools, and techniques essential for proficiently leading individuals and teams within the context of a blended working environment. Its focal points include motivating both individuals and teams to attain peak performance, enhancing overall performance through adept communication and constructive feedback, and facilitating opportunities for continuous learning and career development.

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Regulatory Impact Assessment (RIA) – Overview and Practical Experience of Conducting an Assessment

PAI Online Zoom

This half day online seminar will give attendees the opportunity to learn about the Regulatory Impact Assessment process at a basic level. RIAs were first introduced in 2005. Since then, Government Departments and Offices have been required to conduct RIAs on proposals for primary legislation that involve changes to the regulatory framework.

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Cybersecurity and Risk Management for your Organisation

PAI Online Zoom

This seminar will outline how organisations can educate their employees to make them aware of these threats and will discuss basic protections and risk management processes to ensure organisations are ready to deal with fraud and security breaches when and if they occur.It will also outline how public sector organisations can improve their security defences and what considerations should be taken into account if a breach occurs, including creating a Risk Management Lifecycle for damage limitation. 

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Certificate in Corporate Governance

PAI Online Zoom

The term ‘corporate governance’ is generally understood to encompass how an organisation is managed, its corporate structure, its culture, its policies and strategies, and the ways that it deals with its various stakeholders. Although fundamental differences arise in the governance of private and public sector entities, the principles underlying good corporate governance are similar. This programme will examine corporate governance in a public sector context.

Get Tickets €1,750.00

Data Communication: Why We Manage and Collect Data

PAI Online Zoom

Full Workshop Details Date: Tuesday, May 28th 2024 Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm CPD: 3 CPD Hours Method of Delivery: Online Fee: €395 Overview  Exploring the fundamental question: Why do we manage data? Led by Daragh O Brien from Castlebridge, this three-hour programme will delve into the core purpose of data management: enabling communication to drive action and outcomes. Designed to empower data professionals with the insights and tools needed to drive impactful change in the realm of data management. Participants will explore strategies for crafting and communicating the message of data management within organisations, ensuring alignment with internal and external stakeholders. What we will Cover Understanding the "Why" - we'll explore why understanding the "why" is crucial for aligning business and data strategy. The Core Purpose behind data management. Navigating Data Literacy - the landscape of data literacy through a lens of communication. Crafting the Message - shaping the message of data management within organisations. Tailored Training All of our open programmes can also be run on an in-house basis. For more information, see our page on In-House Training. Multiple Delegate Discount Limited Places Available – book early to avoid disappointment. 3+ Delegates – 5% Discount 5+ Delegates – 10% Discount 10+ Delegates – 15% Discount To avail of our multiple delegate discount for 3 or more delegates, you must email registrations@pai.ie with the name and details of all those you wish to book. All those you wish to book on must be booked at the same time. For 1 or 2 attendees, manually enter in the number of tickets you wish to purchase below.

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Managing Protected Disclosures: Updates for 2024

PAI Online Zoom

The Act will, among other things, require public sector employers and prescribed persons to revise and update their procedures and channels for receiving protected disclosures. In particular, the Act requires that protected disclosures be acknowledged and diligently followed-up on and that feedback be given to the reporting person. The new guidance is intended to support public bodies in meeting their obligations in this regard.

€225.00

Data Sharing and Governance Masterclass

PAI Online Zoom

This Masterclass will discuss the impact of sharing information and the transparency and awareness of sharing arrangements between public bodies and the importance of consistency of approach and coherence in respect of data sharing across the entire public sector.

€395.00

Data Protection for HR Managers

PAI Online Zoom

it is critical that HR professionals are aware of the requirements of data protection regulations and process personal data accordingly. It is also essential that they are ware what to do if a breach of this information occurs in the workplace, how to recognise a breach and who to contact.

€360.00

Managing HR Investigations Effectively

PAI Online Zoom

As a HR professional, a lot of work involves providing advice and training on good practice employee relations to public sector HR professionals. Most grievance, disciplinary and dignity at work policies emphasise the importance of early interventions and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation. However the reality is that grievances, dignity at work and disciplinary issues often escalate to the formal stage of a policy where issues or conflict cannot be resolved informally.

€360.00

Legal Professional Privilege (LPP)

PAI Online Zoom

Legal professional privilege protects all communications that occur between a professional legal adviser and their client from being disclosed without the permission of the client.

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