How to Engage with Communities

What topics are covered by the course?

What will this course cover?
How do we plan engagement?
What are the principles and values that underpin engagement?
What is the role of a community facilitator?
What is the range of engagement tools you can use?
How do we evaluate engagement?

Who should attend?

This course is for all those involved in working with communities who want to diversify their methods of engagement in a planned and creative way. It is equally relevant to those from public and voluntary sectors who are new to this kind of approach.

What will I be able to do on completion?

What tools and knowledge will participants take away?
An understanding of the framework around planning and evaluating community engagement
Knowledge of a range of engagement tools and an understanding of the context in which they could be used
A chance to unpick the role of a community facilitator and the opportunity to practice these skills
A set of tools and clear guidance on how to use them
Increased confidence in approaching different situations

Participants will be able to understand how good planning around the use of community engagement tools can support the way that a community contributes to a range of issues and services. Participants will also be able to understand the benefit of this for services across sectors and be confident in explaining this to others and transferring the course content to their practice.

How will I be assessed?

During the course

A Certificate will be issued on successful completion

Guide Price: 149

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Communications & Personal Development »
Duration: One day

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