Briefing and Responding to APS Decision Makers
This program takes an in-depth look at decision-making and covers the skills required to design, develop and deliver a briefing.
Understand the development and role of question time briefs, ministerial talking points for media engagements, ministerial advisor briefings, hot issues briefings, ministerial submissions and second reading speeches.
Experience 'real-life' briefing scenarios that simulate the high-pressure and stakes of a government briefing. Learn effective briefing techniques and workshop approaches that build relationships with senior APS decision-makers, ministers and advisers.
This content has been provided by the APS Academy.
- Learn the needs of APS decision-makers, ministers and advisers and how to manage those relationships.
- Recognise and present crucial information.
- Create quality and timely briefs in the workplace.
APS 5 - EL 2
Craft and User Level
This program aligns with the Working in Government Craft at the Practitioner level.
Engaging stakeholders, Negotiation, Relationships, Representation, Change management, Strategic thinking, Policy, New policy proposal (NPPs), Evaluation, Communication, Leading in the APS.