Courses and events

Boost your communication skills and knowledge with our free courses and learning resources, as part of our curriculum.

Topics include external affairs, internal communications, digital communication, marketing, media, strategic communications and more.

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New training

Book upcoming training using our calendar.

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Learn and develop

On-demand learning

The majority of our courses are delivered by internal trainers from across departments and organisations. Use your learning pathway with our curriculum then record your activities in your personal development plan (PDP). Choose from:

Spotlight on digital communication


To book your course or access our content, you need to:

  • be a government communicator, part of the Government Communication Service (GCS)
  • ask the development adviser in your department for the GCS password or contact us to know their details: (it is the same password to book events and to watch webinars)
  • You will get Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points per learning.


Course/Event Start End
Tickets Sold Out - Digital Communications Course,
Please continue to check GCS courses and events page as further courses and dates will be released in the near future.
Monday 9 May
9:00 am
Thursday 30 June
6:00 pm
Creating a communications approach for a new senior leader
Three ways you can land a senior leader into your organisation
Tuesday 14 June
10:30 am
Tuesday 14 June
12:00 pm