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Certificate in HR Management – 3 day course

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Duration: 3 day programme Delivery: Blended Delivery Dates: Tuesday 31 January (In-person ¦ Grand Canal Hotel) Tuesday 7 February (On-line) Wednesday 8 February (On-line) CPD Aligned Accredited: ILM (Institute of Learning Management) Price: €1,495.00 Price includes: Training materials, CPD certificate, Accreditation fees and lunch and refreshments on Day 1 of our programme. Course Overview It is [...]

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Dealing with Difficult Customers and Disruptive Behaviour

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The workshop is designed to advise and assist participants in dealing with difficult and challenging behaviours through effective efficient interactions. Our trainer will equip participants with the skills to effectively deal with these types of situations while identifying easily transferable skills to the workplace.

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Supporting Neurodiversity in the Workplace

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Neurodiversity refers to the different ways the brain can work and interpret information. It is Estimated that around 1 in 10 people are neurodivergent, which includes Autism, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, Attention Deficit Disorders and Obsessive-compulsive Disorders. Despite most companies’ increasing focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) in the workforce, the neurodivergent group is often overlooked in the workplace.

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Proofreading Skills – Half-Day Workshop

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We all know that business writing must be polished and professional at all times, but the challenge lies in avoiding errors and inconsistencies in grammar, spelling and punctuation. Information must be correct, clear, and concise and must communicate the intended message.

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Understanding The Stages of the Legislative Process and Drafting

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Bills must pass through a number of stages before they are voted on by the members of the Oireachtas, including a drafting stage. Once it is drafted, a Bill must go through five stages before it becomes law. This half day seminar forms part of our CPD Legal Series and will provide attendees with an overview of the legislative process in Ireland, focusing primarily on the stages, enactment and commencement of bills.

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One-to-One Online Interview Coaching

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Are you applying for a promotion or a new role in the public sector? If so, you will be interested in attending a one-to-one interview coaching session. 

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PAI Certificate in Public Procurement – 8-Day Course

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This programme is essential for both public sector employees and employees from the private sector who have or expect to be given responsibility for procurement projects. No previous training or special skills in procurement or finance are required or expected. 

Get Tickets €3,190.00

Update Series – Data Sharing and Governance Act 2019 & GDPR

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This seminar will look at the impact of the NEW Provisions of the Data Sharing and Governance Act 2019 for public bodies and how they can share personal data in the context of providing public services and how they can ensure the safe and transparent handling of that data.

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Core Skills for Higher Executive Officers, Senior Staff Officers and Admin Officers (Grade 6&7 and equivalent)

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This comprehensive one day Higher Executive Officer (HEO) Core Skills programme is designed in alignment with the HEO competency model set out by the Public Appointment Service. This programme aims to support existing and newly appointed HEOs in managing performance and people. Delivering results through a focused development of the core competencies required in the role.

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The AIE Regulations – Access to Information on the Environment

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This one-day online training course will focus on the requirements for processing a request. It will examine the application of certain exemptions, the appeals process, procedural issues, key OCEI decisions and more. Participants will leave the course with a much more advanced understanding of the AIE Regulations.

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Interviewer Panel Training

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This course will help you understand and fulfil your role as an interviewer working on a Public Sector Interview Board (or Interview Panel).

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Certificate in GDPR: Level 1 – Essentials – Online Course

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This course is intended to introduce the fundamentals of the GDPR. The comprehensive structured approach to training provides practical, in-depth understanding of the scope, core concepts, principles and requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation.

Get Tickets €1,250.00

Core Skills for Clerical Officers (Grade 3&4)

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This intensive one-day online training programme is designed to develop core competencies for Clerical Officers, (and equivalent grades), in line with the PAS civil service competency framework.

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Certificate in Policy Development, Legislative Drafting and Delivery

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The development of public policy is a key responsibility of the Government and remains a key focus for all public servants. In recent years, policy development has embraced new more inclusive approaches, with an increased emphasis on consultation with key stakeholders and some internet based consultation processes for draft legislation. With the introduction of Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA), policy development has become a more focused and effective process.

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Courtroom Skills – The Expert Witness

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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.

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Certificate in Freedom of Information – Two Day Online Course

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This course aims to equip Freedom of Information (FOI) officers with the skills, knowledge and competencies to be able to fulfil their role by taking a pragmatic approach and focusing on practical FOI tasks and essential law, rules and guidelines, as opposed to theory.

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Grant Management – Management of State or EU Funding – Online Programme

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  Course Overview  Gain the foundational knowledge you need to award and monitor your grants and cooperative agreements effectively from pre-award through to project closeout. This 3-day online course is designed for employees of Government bodies that award and/or oversee grants and cooperative agreements, including grants management specialists, grants officials, [...]

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Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills – One Day Online Workshop

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This one day practical Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills workshop will focus both on managing and mediating conflict and will equip attendees with the skills and knowledge necessary to help them manage and positively engage with situations requiring them to both deal with conflict but also be an effective mediator. 

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Core Skills for Executive Officers (Grade 5&6)

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This intensive one-day training programme is designed to develop core competencies for Executive Officers, grade 5 & 6 officers (and equivalent grades), in line with the PAS civil service competency framework.

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Core Skills for Assistant Principals

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This Core Skills programme is highly interactive and it focuses on developing core AP competencies through a range of diverse and engaging training methods.

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Overview of Procurement Essentials – 2 Day Online Course

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This 2-day course will demonstrate how to effectively apply best practice public procurement processes to ensure compliance while also delivering optimal value, service, quality, innovation and reduced risk for your organisation.

Get Tickets €950.00

Green Public Procurement – One Day In Person Seminar

This event will be delivered in-person at Grand Canal Hotel, Dublin 4 Grand Canal Street Upper Dublin D04 X5X7

Measurably reduce environmental impacts using EU Green Public Procurement Guidelines. This is a practical seminar the provides spreadsheet templates to allow participants generate a working template for one aspect of their procurement e.g. transport services

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Virtual Project Management Masterclass

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This seminar is a must attend for anyone in the public sector who has to either manage or participate in a project, both onsite and in a virtual or remote environment and wants to become an expert in project management.

Get Tickets €325.00

Pre-Retirement Planning – Two Day In Person Seminar

This event will be delivered in-person at Grand Canal Hotel, Dublin 4 Grand Canal Street Upper Dublin D04 X5X7

This online Pre-Retirement Planning course will provide you with the information and support you need to look to the future with confidence.

Get Tickets €750.00

FOI for Decision Makers and Internal Reviewers

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The course equips FOI Decision Makers and Internal Reviewers with the skills, knowledge and competencies needed to take a pragmatic approach and focus on practical FOI tasks using the relevant law and guidelines. Participants get the opportunity to share their own experiences and get a valuable insight into issues highlighted by an expert in the field, as well as an understanding of best practice.

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Plain English for the Public Sector – One Day Online Workshop

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This highly practical one day workshop will give managers and staff the skills and confidence to write successfully in plain English – and to prepare for the new rules. We have successfully delivered this course to managers and staff in many government departments and agencies –  focusing on web content, letters, emails, guidelines, leaflets and reports.

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FOI for Decision Makers and Internal Reviewers

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The course equips FOI Decision Makers and Internal Reviewers with the skills, knowledge and competencies needed to take a pragmatic approach and focus on practical FOI tasks using the relevant law and guidelines. Participants get the opportunity to share their own experiences and get a valuable insight into issues highlighted by an expert in the field, as well as an understanding of best practice.

Get Tickets €425.00

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