Public Relations and Corporate Communications Online Course

  • Time

    10:00am - 3:00pm

  • End Date

    18 Oct, 2021 - 20 Oct, 2021

  • Price

    ₦175,000

Event Details

  • Set Corporate Affairs in its strategic anticipatory and effective context
  • Develop an understanding of stakeholder programmes for regular, focused communication activities
  • Examine the development of Corporate Affairs tools
  • Understand how to develop and coordinate strategy, plans and tactics
  • Identify the journey from where they are to where they want to be
  • Develop programmes for regular and effective relationship building
  • Manage reputation locally, nationally and globally
  • Measure attitudes and behaviours to prove the benefits for your organisation

 

COURSE CONTENT:

The Power of Communication
  • Welcome and introductions
  • Programme overview, design and options
  • Opening exercise: goal setting
  • The Big Picture: overview and PR strategy
  • When Public Relations should be used
  • Corporate identity and image: establishing a positive image and identity
  • Becoming a neighbour of choice: external reputation management
  • Leaders’ role in managing communications
From the Inside Out: Crafting Consistent Messages
  • The expectations of employees and employers
  • Understanding audiences: segmenting and prioritising
  • Plotting the stakeholder communication journey
  • Getting the message out to audiences
  • Storytelling: creating an unfolding story people pay attention to
  • Empowering employees through social media
  • Steps for creating clear content that has impact
  • Developing trust and credibility with senior leaders
Risks and Threats: Their Identification and Management
  • Planning for the unexpected
  • Using communication activities to manage risk to reputation
  • Repairing a damaged reputation
  • Identifying opinion formers and influencers
  • Engaging with key decision makers
  • Principles for building sustainable relationships with decision makers and influencers
  • VIP and political contact programmes
  • Monitoring political activities
Corporate Communications/PR in the Corporate Mix
  • Media Relations best practices
  • Effective event management
  • Developing a crisis management toolkit
  • Hosting VIP visits
  • Protocol in practice
  • Financial PR activities and roles
  • Multinational and global communication challenges
Powerful and Persuasive Planning
  • 10 stages of PR planning
  • Using market research to plan PR activities
  • Developing measurable objectives for activities
  • Identifying core messages
  • Developing practical communication toolkits
  • Creating a schedule of PR activities
  • Measuring outputs, outcomes and value

 

FOR WHOM:

Public Relations managers, Supervisors, Officers and Others who perform related functions both in public and private sector

 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.

 

DATE:

1ST BATCH:                       1st – 3rd Feb, 2021                          

2ND BATCH:                      21st– 23rd June, 2021

3RD BATCH:                      18th – 20th Oct, 2021

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
01 Feb, 2021 03 Feb, 2021
Start Date End Date
21 Jun, 2021 23 Jun, 2021
Start Date End Date
18 Oct, 2021 20 Oct, 2021

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