Communication Foundations

Starts:  Feb 15, 2023 09:00 (ET)
Ends:  Mar 8, 2023 17:00 (ET)
Associated with  Victoria

Effective Communications in Public Works

Designed for engineers, technical officers and works supervisors

Presented by expert and experienced facilitators from the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) Victoria, this online course provides techniques and tools for effective public sector communication.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Distil and synthesise complex information to prepare clear, persuasive reports and business cases.
  • Recognise and create what public sector leaders are looking for in well-written emails, letters & documents.
  • Discover and apply best-practice engagement principles to work constructively with your stakeholders
  • Understand the importance and the impact of a good presentation and learn methods and techniques you can instantly adopt.


This course is one of eight in the Public Works Foundations Program.
Completion entitles participants to a digital badge for social media use.


IPWEA members: $1,980
Non-members: $2,200

Session 1: Stakeholder Engagement

9:00am-1:00pm            15 February 2023
Session 2: Write Right
9:00am-1:00pm            22 February 2023
Session 3: Producing Persuasive Reports
9:00am-1:00pm           1 March 2023
Session 4: Presentation Skills: 10 Tips
9:00am-1:00pm            8 March 2023