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Centre for Corporate Public Affairs Issues Management Certificate

This course explores corporate issues management, international best practice, and provides practical tools for managing issues facing organisations

3 Aug 2020 to 29 Sep 2020
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Trends and developments in best practice Crisis Communications

Practical and hands-on examination of crisis communications strategy, tactics and tools through a lens of international best practice

17 Sep 2020
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2020 Corporate Public Affairs Executive Education Institute

A must-attend executive education program for mid-level and senior corporate public affairs practitioners that want to engage with and understand international best practice in their profession

9 Nov 2020 to 13 Nov 2020
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Corporate Public Affairs Leadership in the 21st Century

A four-day intensive executive education program for emerging corporate public affairs leaders - the next step for graduates of the Centre’s Institute program, and/or for public affairs practitioners who aspire to be leaders in the function

15 Nov 2020 to 18 Nov 2020
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Centre for Corporate Public Affairs Issues Management Certificate

The Centre is currently offering an Issues Management Certificate course which will be delivered over 8 weeks – from 3 August 2020 to 29 September 2020.

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The Centre for Corporate Public Affairs is the only entity of its type internationally, connecting, via corporate membership, the corporate public affairs and communication function across Australia, New Zealand and Asia. We assist our members embrace best practice public affairs structure and strategies.

Our research, professional development programs, events and international thought leadership opens doors to help organisations and practitioners build and apply corporate public affairs as a core management tool and function.

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