Policy training workshops program

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The Australian National University is commited to ensuring that its policy documents:

  • provide staff and students with high quality policy documents that can be easily accessed, readily understood and easily applied;
  • achieve an improved rate of compliance with legislation and other mandated requirements;
  • enable the University to achieve enhanced efficiency in its operations;
  • are developed using appropriate quality assurance and monitoring processes, and are reviewed and updated appropriately on a rolling systematised cycle; and
  • reflect governance and policy development best practice in higher education and the broader Australian public sector.

The Policy training workshops program has been designed to provide staff who work in the development, review and application of policy with a comprehensive coverage of best practice in the various aspects of the policy governance lifecycle.

The program consists of six workshops, which are delivered over a six month period:

Participants may enrol in all workshops or just a selected few. Please note that for some workshops, it is recommended that participants complete other workshops available earlier in the program.

2017 Policy training workshops program

Workshop

Instructor Date Venue

Introduction to policy governance

Andrew Heath

Tuesday 31 January 2017, 10:00am – 11:30am

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Introduction to policy governance

Louise Gell

Tuesday 28 February 2017, 10:00am – 11:30am

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Effective policy development and review

Andrew Heath

Tuesday 21 March 2017, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Policy writing

Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington

Tuesday 11 April 2017, 3:00pm – 4:30pm

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Procedure writing

Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington

Monday 29 May 2017, 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Form writing

Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington

Monday 26 June 2017, 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building

Communications and consultation for policy work

Andrew Heath

Monday 3 July 2017, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Garran Room, Anthony Low Building