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Spring 2021 Online Policy Workshop Series


The target audience for the Policy Workshop Series is public sector employees who are involved in the development and implementation of public policy or who manage and provide oversight of the policy process.

Public sector organizations include provincial, federal, and municipal governments, Indigenous organizations and governments, universities and other educational institutions, and non-profits. 

If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend, please contact us.

Registration Fees

Half day online workshops: $250 plus GST
Full day online workshops: $350 plus GST
If your organization has a GST exemption number, please provide it below.
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You will be invoiced for your registration fees at the end of each semester - fall, winter, or spring. You will remit payment to the University of Regina Financial Services department, and payment instructions will be included on each invoice.

Online Spring 2021 Workshop Schedule

Please select the workshop(s) you would like to attend, and if space is available we will register you. If a workshop is full to capacity, you will be added to the waitlist and notified if a space becomes available.
Full Day Workshops - $350:
The Role of the Public Servant - April 15, 9:00 to 11:30 am and 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Relationship between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous People - April 21, 9:00 to 11:30 am and 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Negotiating a Working Alliance - May 6, 9:00 to 11:30 am and 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Crisis Management - June 3, 1:00 to 3:30 pm and June 4, 9:00 to 11:30 am
Applied Government Writing - June 15, 1:00 to 3:30 pm 
*Because of the required assignment, this is considered a full day workshop.* 
Half Day Workshops - $250:
Innovative Approaches to Wicked Problems - April 20, 9:00 to 11:30 am
The Art of the Briefing Note - April 22, 9:00 to 11:30 am
Working with the Elected (NEW!) - April 29, 9:00 to 11:30 am
Performance Outcomes - May 11, 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Budget Process & Financial Literacy - May 13, 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Collaborative Policy Management - May 19, 9:00 to 11:30 am
Big Data and Analytics - May 20, 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Treasury Board Simulation - June 1, 9:00 to 11:30 am
The Role of Environmental Policy (NEW!) - June 8, 9:00 to 11:30 am
Business Case Analysis - June 10, 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Online workshops include a single live video session for half day workshops, or two live video sessions for full day workshops, along with an online curriculum. The online curriculum may include videos, discussion questions, pre-readings, and recorded presentations.  Each workshop will have different online components that will work best for each session, and details will be sent to participants the week prior to each live video session. 

Online workshops can be counted toward a Certificate of Completion for the Policy Workshop Series. Certificates of Completion are earned by completing 6 full days of training, including the introductory workshop, The Role of the Public Servant.

Please note that we require one week's notice of cancellation, or we charge 50% of the registration fee for the workshop.

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