Government Communications and Public Relations

Managing the Enterprise Image Levels

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5 Days

Introduction to the course

This training course on Government Communications & Public Relations will provide participants with a thorough understanding of the government relations function and the importance of having a clear communications strategy for it.  Participants will understand the business value that a strategic approach to government relations can deliver at all stages of the business cycle.

This KC Academy training course will provide insight into government relations' role in winning new business, building and reinforcing a strong reputation, supporting operations, managing change, and resolving disputes.

This training course will highlight:

  • Political risk analysis and mitigation
  • License to operate
  • Stakeholder mapping
  • New country entry
  • Advocacy and lobbying
  • Government Relations Strategy Implementation

Course details

 At the end of this training course, you will learn to:

  • To show you how to create value for your business by using a strategic approach to government relations
  • To give an in-depth insight into how to analyse, anticipate and overcome political risks facing your business
  • To give you the ability to develop and implement a fit for purpose government relations strategy to support your business needs.
  • To give you the experience of a wide range of tools and tactics that will improve your ability to manage relations with the government in a wide variety of situations.
  • To give insight into your internal value chain and how synergies can be created between government relations and other functions such as Project.
  • Management, Operations, Finance, Legal and Public Relations
  • To show you how to pull your Government Relations tactics together into a coherent communications strategy.

 This training course is suitable for a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Government Relations Managers
  • Public Relations Professionals
  • Political Risk Analysts
  • Corporate Affairs Managers
  • External Relations Managers
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Managers
  • Country Managers
  • Asset Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Operations Managers
  • New Venture Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Finance and Tax Professionals
  • Lawyers & Risk Managers


  • Managing your Government Relations effectively
  • Managing your Enterprise Reputation
  • Analyzing Key Stakeholder types
  • Managed entry into new countries and territories
  • Dispute resolution in and across cultures
  • The elements of an effective Government Relations Strategy
  • Stakeholder Mapping
  • The Role of Corporate Social responsibility
  • Partnering
  • Creating Value and building relevance

Professional certificate & Accreditation

Gain a thorough understanding of the government relations function, and the importance clear communications strategy, through this training course.

Frequently Asked Questions

There are no prerequisites. Our courses are open to students of all backgrounds who are 18 years of age and older. All courses are conducted in English. Video lectures include English subtitles and the option to slow-down, pause, or replay lectures for better retention. Discussion boards are a critical component of each of our courses; therefore, we suggest students have a conversational knowledge of English when pursuing a Certificate of Completion. For any of the art writing courses, students need to be 100% proficient in written English.

You should have an up-to-date web browser such as: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. For more detailed information, please see the guides for supported browsers and basic computer specifications. Our Online Courses can be accessed on a mobile or tablet device, although we strongly encourage you to have access to a desktop or laptop computer and reliable internet connection for certain course components. Former students have told us it is easiest to read discussion threads and complete written assignments on a laptop or desktop computer.

Registration is available on our website. Just follow these simple steps: Click the “Apply Now” button in the top right corner of your screen. Select “Online Courses.” Choose your course(s). You will be asked for basic contact information and your credit card payment. We require full payment at the time of registration and all tuition is billed in US dollars. Be sure to check with your bank or credit card company, as your financial institution may charge a foreign transaction fee.

Our classes are kept small, at no more than 30 students, to better facilitate and encourage personalized interaction with the instructor and fellow participants. Your classmates come from all over the globe and contribute their global perspectives and experience. Some are currently working within the arts while others are just beginning. All classmates share in their passion for the art world.

It is recommended that you begin your course promptly. If you do need to start the course a few days late, contact your instructor as soon as possible after the course has opened to discuss your options. Registration closes on the Friday after the course begins.

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