Policy Development Competency
Recognizing a need for written policy and providing professional, non-partisan advice to a problem or situation that has been identified which affects people and which is seen as requiring some form of government involvement.
• Researching, analyzing and evaluating issues/situations
• Developing tools and options
• Preparing papers/reports and presentations
• Communicating recommendations to government decision-makers
• Problem solving
• Partnership building
PMC Open Enrollment Workshops addressing this competency:
Advanced Business Writing
Business Writing for Impact and Influence
How Ottawa Works
Policy Analysis Toolbox – Part 1
Policy Analysis Toolbox – Part 2
Practical Facilitation Skills
Proofreading and Editing
Skills for Effective Presentations
Writing Effective Briefing Notes
Writing in Plain Language
Our training services
For the public:
PMC’s open enrollment workshops are available to all individuals. Workshops are delivered in-person (in Ottawa) or as a live, instructor-led session online from anywhere.
Workshop dates run throughout the year.
For your team:
PMC delivers standard or customized workshops for a team or work group from your organization. Workshops can be delivered in person at your location, or online at a time that works for you. All for a surprisingly cost-effective price.
PMC offers an extensive library of micro-learning and longer video lessons on soft skills, management and software topics accessible through desktop or mobile devices. The content is self-paced, self-directed, with individual topic choices.