Guideline for the External Use of Web 2.0 (A206)


Departments have to make good choices in their use of Web 2.0 tools and services when communicating with Canadians. This online course, developed in partnership with the Communications Community Office, provides an overview of the Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0, including guidance for employees, policy areas affected by Web 2.0 tools and services, and accountability. Participants will learn how to apply the guideline and make informed choices about the appropriate Web 2.0 tools and services for their departments. [A206]

Topics include:

  • what is Web 2.0
  • guidance for employees
  • policy guidance
  • guideline in a nutshell
  • Web 2.0 governance

This activity has been designed for public servants and functional specialists in communications in the Public Service of Canada.


Learning Community: Public Servants, Functional Specialists Communications
Key Leadership Competency: Management Excellence: Action Management: Change Management


$0.00 (Online - Self-paced)

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