This one-day course will help parliamentary, policy and campaigns staff develop strategies to engage with select committees, maximise the impact of their written submissions, and practical support in how to prepare senior colleagues to give oral evidence.
select committees have changed since reforms to the House of Commons
select committee chairs are asserting their influence
newly emboldened committees are changing the way parliament works.
Who should attend
People working in parliamentary, policy and campaign roles who want to improve their engagement with committees, or develop their skills in writing effective submissions and how they prepare colleagues to give oral evidence.
Who runs it
Chris Walker is senior external relations officer at NCVO. He worked in parliament in a number of roles for six years, and has an in-depth knowledge of how to use different parliamentary processes to influence Westminster. Before joining NCVO, he worked in public affairs and policy roles for the Federation of Small Businesses, working on a number of major policy wins.
The training will run from 09.30 until 16.30.
Would you like to run this training for your organisation?
All of our training courses can be delivered at your premises at a time and date that suits you. We can work with you to tailor our courses to match your needs. Often if you have four or more learners, in house training may be more cost effective.
Email or phone (020 7520 2587) the training team with any questions or queries you may have on our training courses.
Our pricing structure is based on your organisation’s gross annual income.
NCVO members also receive a
off training prices. Organisations with a gross annual income of less than £30k can
for free and will then qualify for the discount.