New IAP2 Trainings Schedule for 2017 from TCP
If you are looking for D&D trainings to kick off your year, we encourage you to check out the new calendar of trainings offered by NCDD member organization The Participation Company. TCP offers certification in the International Association for Public Participation‘s model, and dues-paying NCDD members get a discount on registration! We encourage you to to read more about the trainings in the TCP announcement below or learn more here.
The Participation Company’s 2017 Training Events
If you work in communications, public relations, public affairs, planning, public outreach and understanding, community development, advocacy, or lobbying, this training will help you to increase your skills and to be of even greater value to your employer.
This is your chance to join the many thousands of practitioners worldwide who have completed the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) certificate training.
Foundations in Public Participation (5-Day) Certificate Program:
Planning for Effective Public Participation (3-Days) and/or *Techniques for Effective Public Participation (2-Days)
- Jan. 23-27 in Phoenix, AZ
- Feb. 6-10 in Arlington, VA
- Mar. 27-31 in Austin, TX
- Apr. 24-28 in Oakland, CA
- May 1-5 in Orlando, FL
- Jun. 5-9 in Denver, CO
- Jun. 26-30 in Chicago, IL
*The 3-Day Planning training is a prerequisite to Techniques training
IAP2’s Emotion, Outrage and Public Participation – Moving from Rage to Reason (2-Days)
- Apr. 27-28 in Austin, TX
- Jul. 20-21 in Phoenix, AZ
- Aug. 17-18 in Chicago, IL
Register online for these trainings at www.theparticipationcompany.com/training
Introducing TPC’s newest course offering “FP3”
Facilitation for P2 Practitioners – FP3 (3-Days)
Building on best practices from both the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) and the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), this course introduces the basics of facilitation in the public arena. Participants learn how to design and conduct successful facilitated public involvement events. It is designed as a small, intensive interactive learning opportunity. For more information go to: www.theparticipationcompany.com/training/facilitation.
Is your organization interested in hosting a training event? Host discounts are provided. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please check our website for updates to the calendar.
The Participation Company (TPC) offers discounted rates to NCDD members.
TPC can also assist you and your organization in other endeavors! Our team of highly experienced professionals help government and business clients manage public issues to accomplish client’s objectives. We can plan and manage your participation project from start to finish. We can provide strategic advice and direction. We can coach and mentor your staff and managers. We help you build agreements and craft durable and defensible decisions.