Managing Strategic Community Development and Relationships- PR 5003

12th April - 23rd April 2021 (Dubai, UAE) 26th July - 6th August 2021 (London, UK) 6th December - 17th December 2021 (London, UK)

Course Overview

In  recent  time  community/public  liaison  officers  and  managers  charged  with  the responsibilities of dealing with host communities in oil bearing parts of Nigeria are faced with new challenges.This is a be spoke course designed for staff with direct responsibilities for managing community/public relations for and on behalf of oil producing companies or community based entities/enterprise.


Learning Outcome

At the end of the course,delegateswill havea better understanding of:

  • Managing strategic relationships(Active and Passive Stakeholders)
  • Building closer community relationships
  • Adaptable negotiating skills in an unbalanced relationship
  • Legal interpretations and applications of MOU’s
  • Collective bargaining– (needs definition,assessment and analysis)
  • Events planning and management
  • Managing potential conflict situations
  • Communication skills & application



Indicative Contents

  • Overview of partnerships including partnering with the boss
  • Managing strategic alliances andrelationships
  • Legal- Interpretingand analyzingMOUs
  • Need Assessments and analysis
  • Use of InformationTechnology
  • Soft skills- Publicspeaking,handling complaints,Feeling the pressure
  • Events planning and management
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Having a win-win outcome
  • Effective relationship management


More Detail
Duration This is a two-week programme spread over 10 working days.` working days
Certification A certificate of completion is issued on successful completion of the programme.
Location Dubai-UAE, London-UK
Travel and accommodation •Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees Course fees for tuition, materials and certification: £4,750(Excl.VAT) per delegate for 2 weeks.
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