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

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

As public servants, it is important to understand how the complex systems of government work, including the factors that influence government decisions. This online self-paced course examines the fundamental elements of government as it relates to Canadians, such as the structure of government, the approval system, the role of central agencies, the policy and budget cycles, and the key players within and outside the public service. Participants will explore a variety of topics that will give them 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

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

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