Communication strategies... An introduction

Communication strategies... An introduction

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Updated Sep 19, 2018

Are you an emerging or experienced leader in the community services industry, looking to take your communication to the next level? If so, this course is just for you!
Who is it for?

This professional development course 'Communication strategies... An introduction' is aimed at leaders in the community services industry. However, the insights, information and ideas presented will benefit employees of all levels. After all, we're all leaders in one way or another!

What's included?

The course explores communication strategies, including what an effective communication strategy looks like, the different types and uses, and how to identify your communication needs.

It consists of the following elements: 

  • 1 x visually engaging, interactive eModule 
  • A toolbox full of helpful posters and infographics
  • An online quiz where you can test your knowledge.

What will I learn?

By completing this course, we’ll help you to:

  • Define the characteristics of an effective communication strategy
  • Explain the different types of communication strategies and how they are used
  • Identify your communication needs in relation to your unique environment
  • Discuss important considerations including legal and ethical implications, challenges and budget impacts.

How long will it take?

This course will take around 1.5 hours to complete, depending on how deep you want to go. It's broken down into discreet packages, so it's easy to dip in and out of your learning when it suits you. 

Is this course accredited?

This professional development course is NOT accredited. However, the content contained within the course aligns with the unit of compentecy 'CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies'.

I loved this course... I want to learn more!

That's great! You can extend your learning experience by completing the other courses in this suite:

  • Developing an effective communication strategy
  • Promoting your communication strategy.