Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA)

The goal of the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is to raise standards in PR and communications .

We have a partnership with the PRCA to agree that all GCS Core and Associate members (not Affiliate) are now members of the PRCA. If you work in a communications role within a ministerial or non-ministerial government department or one of their associated arms length body organisations you are eligible to become a member. Register on PRCA website.

Benefits of membership

PRCA is the largest PR association in Europe, representing over 12,000 people in agencies, communications teams, and individuals. GCS staff have full access to the following:

  • Unlimited use of PRCA’s extensive live and interactive webinars
  • Unlimited access to all PRCA’s masterclasses and expert briefings
  • Free access to the PRCA’s insight library
  • Free access to the PRCA’s regional and sectoral groups
  • Member discount on all PRCA face to face training
  • Free access to a global network of professionals

On demand webinars 

To access to PRCA webinars on demand, GCS members need to:

  • Register on PRCA website, hover on ‘Membership’ and then click Join Today.
  • Once registered, select the webinar of your choice, click on ‘book, ‘add to cart’, ‘Checkout’
  • Enter the GCS coupon  and click ‘Add coupon’ to redeem your free webinar (Please contact your development advisor to learn the unique GCS coupon code)

PRCA webinars are available to all GCS core and associate members. To access the free webinars: Sign up instructions for PRCA Public Sector Members (PDF 395KB)