Facilitators: Joys Eggins & Patrick Matbob
Dates: November 10 - 14, 2008
Who is it for?
This training is designed for people working in community development, those seeking to undertake development work, those in private or public sector work that have limited experience in communication activities, working with the media, or publicity. Participants will develop basic skills and understanding that will prove useful in a range of roles, including communications officers, community development workers, community education officers, human resource managers, salespeople.
Prerequisite: Participants must be fluent in speaking and writing English and be computer literate.
The practical orientation of the training uses participants’ own experiences and situations to assist them to develop skills in writing effectively, promoting an organisation, writing a funding proposal, and writing a media release. To further strengthen their practical skills, participants will complete a communication project for their organisation or an organisation of their choice.
Topics to be covered include:
· Writing a media release
· Layout and design
· Writing a project proposal
· Promoting your organization
· Report Writing
Upon completion of this training you will be able to;
- Write effectively
- Promote your organisation
- Assist with writing a project proposal
- Write a report
- Develop communications suitable for a community awareness campaign
- Write a media release
Prior to coming to
Joys Eggins has practical media experience, having worked for the Religious Television Association. She also has a Bachelor of Communication Arts from
Training Fees: K870
Training fees include course materials, lunch, tea and access to computer laboratories. All course fees are inclusive of GST. Limited accommodation is available on the Divine Word University (DWU) campus. Should a participant require accommodation and other meals (breakfast and dinner), these services would be in addition to the course fee.
Dates: November 10 – 14, 2008
Contact Diwai Pacific Limited for more information:
Diwai Pacific Ltd.
Phone: (675) 854 1807
Fax: (675) 852 3138