How the Canadian Government Works: Setting the Stage for Results (G180)


Type: Online
Duration: 00:48 hours
Status: Active

As public servants, it is important to understand how the complex system of government works and the factors that influence its decisions. This course examines the fundamental elements of government as it relates to Canadians, the government structure and approval system, the role of central agencies, policy and budget cycles, and the key players in the government process, both within and outside the public service. By choosing topics relevant to their learning needs, participants will gain a better understanding of their role in the federal public service.

Topics include:

  • meeting the players
  • setting the government agenda
  • advancing the government agenda
  • implementing the government agenda
More about this course
  • Topics: How government works; Policy and regulation
  • Community: Employees; Executives; Directors; Functional specialists
  • Audience: Policy specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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