Introduction to communications (in partnership with GCSI)

Length: 6 weeks

Delivered by: GCSI

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points: 10

Overview

Introduction to Communications is a self-directed 6-module online course, available for completion at a pace to suit individuals, developed by the Global Communications Academy in partnership with the Government Communication Service International (GCSI) and delivered to you by GCS. The recommended time required is 2-3 hours per week over 6 weeks.

The course will cover the core areas of communications and give you valuable insight into the work communicators do day-to-day.

Learning objectives

The course:

  • provides participants with proven tools, processes and behaviours used by government communication experts
  • covers the core areas of communications and give learners valuable insight into the work communicators do day-to-day
  • is highly interactive with participants learning from UK communication experts within government who share their experiences via case studies

Book your place

We work in partnership with the Government Communication Service International (GCSI) team to offer online modular courses to GCS members.

Modules are released at the start of the course and you can finish them at your own pace provided this is within the timeframe allowed for the whole course.

We will advertise the next course dates through our normal communication channels.