IABC Ottawa is pleased to share news of three upcoming workshops for communication professionals from the Faculty of Public Affairs Professional Institute at Carleton University in June.
IABC Ottawa members will receive a 10% discount off of registration of any of the following courses. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the discount code before registering.
Strategic Communication Planning for Non-Profit Organizations – June 9 to 10, 2015
Many non-profit organizations grapple with limited resources for communication and with complex issues/programs to communicate. This workshop is designed to provide tools to non-profit organizations that will allow you to maximize your communication effectiveness, identify opportunities and to plan strategically given the unique challenges of the sector. In this workshop, you will learn the strategic planning process, how to adapt it to your organization’s needs and the ways to engage media and target audiences to achieve your organization’s vision and goals.
Dates: June 9-10 Price: $350.00 plus HST per person (less 10% with IABC Ottawa discount)
Compelling Content and Digital Media Communications – June 24 to 26
In an age when everyone can be a publisher, this course is geared to communications professionals who are looking to create their own highly-shareable content through text, visuals and captivating video. It is the next step for those who have established a communications strategy and are ready to learn how to move it into the implementation phase by taking control of their own media channels. Learn how to tell your story, use visuals and go social.
Dates: June 24-26 Price: $565.00 plus HST per person (less 10% with IABC Ottawa discount)
Telling Your Story with Data – June 26 to 28
Join two of Canada’s leading data journalists, CBC’s David McKie and Ottawa Citizen’s Glen McGregor, for intensive hands-on instruction with the essential tools for working with electronic records. Participants will learn to use spreadsheets, mapping and other software to turn raw data into stories. The course will emphasize the particular skills needed to develop innovative and intriguing ways to use data. Participants will leave with a long list of ideas for data stories they can take back to their organizations.
Dates: June 26*-28 *evening optional
Price: $250.00 plus HST per person (student rate available) (less 10% with IABC Ottawa discount)
For more information and to register: http://carleton.ca/fpa-professionalinstitute
IABC Ottawa members will receive a 10% discount off of registration of any of the above courses. Please contact email@example.com for the discount code before registering.