Strategic Problem Solving and Objective Setting Course

Length: 3 hours

Delivered by: Sarah Clark - Head of Strategic Communications, Planning & Partnerships

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points: 5


In this half-day course, you will master the tools and techniques in strategic communication. This will enable you to identify the role of communication in delivering policy/programmes, direct your campaigns and set a metrics framework. 

This is a very practical and interactive event helping you to plan for your next communication challenge, using OASIS and the very latest innovation in strategic thinking. 

If you’re struggling to reach a solution for a communications problem, define your communication challenge, or to set metrics, then this course is for you. This event gives you the tools you need to confidently master the fundamentals in strategic communication. 

Learning objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • summarise problem-solving theory and apply it to practice
  • apply strategic tools such as gap analysis
  • summarise the strategic planning process and audience segmentation
  • summarise the five steps to setting objectives and apply those steps
  • summarise how you can develop creative communication plans
  • explain best practice in policy engagement as part of comms planning.

Book your place

The training is a 3 hour session, hosted on Zoom.