This course has now taken place.

Effective briefings can help you explain complex information in a clear and compelling way, present ideas to diverse audiences and influence key decision makers. However, writing effective briefings can be a challenging and time-consuming task for all public sector professionals.

By attending this Effective Briefing and Submissions course, acquire the skills and tools to write informative and compelling briefings.

Working with communications trainer, Sue Calthorpe, gain a comprehensive understanding of what you need to do to produce more effective submissions and briefings.

Gain the necessary tools and skills to help inform, convince and persuade your peers and senior managers.

About the Chair: Sue Calthorpe
Sue is an experienced communications professional who trains a number of high-profile organisations to enhance their communication, through writing in a more business critical way to writing more effective reports. Sue worked as a regional and national newspaper journalist prior to setting up a full-service communications company, now established for 25 years.

Susan works with a wide number of public and private sector organisations to help improve writing skills and wider communications, with a range of training including production of communications strategies, face-to-face briefing, communicating complex information, presentation, media handling and key messaging and a variety of advanced writing and verbal presentation techniques.