Nigerian Seminars and Trainings

Search all upcoming seminars, conferences, short management courses and training in Nigeria and around the World

business logo

The Public Sector Leaders of the Future Course

By: Tom Associates Training  

Lagos State, Nigeria

23 - 27 Sep, 2019  5 days

Follow Event

  

NGN 175,000

Venue: 5/7 Alade Lawal Street, Opposite Divisional Police Station, Off Ikorodu Road, Anthony, Lagos.

This is a signature programme for the development of career civil servants and other public sector managers. It is designed to serve the future development of the public service and its renewal process.

Significant changes are in the offing in the management of the public service. This is dictated by inevitable changes occurring in the country's political, social and economic landscape and places significant requirements upon the public service to be responsive. In fact, in line with international developments, the agenda for change is evolving, broadening and deepening at Federal, State and Local Government levels.

Course Contents

Day One

  • Categories of Civil Service Activities
  • Policy
  • Advisory
  • Operational.

Public Sector Leadership in Difficult Times

  • Signs of difficult economic times
  • Signs of difficult political times
  • Leading teams through a period of limited resources
  • Radical changes in service delivery
  • Issues of morale and productivity
  • Opportunities for positive change.

Day Two

  • Strategic Thinking in Public Service
  • Current strategic issue in Nigerian governance
  • How the idea of strategy in government has been changing
  • Strategic thinking in the public policy processes
  • Being strategic in the context of emergent public service delivery
  • Exploring plausible future state of affairs
  • Managing a public sector strategic initiative.

Shaping the National Policy Agenda

  • The relevant processes
  • Problem identification
  • Alternative policy selection
  • Capturing various interest groups, influences and agendas -
  • poltics in policymaking
  • experts
  • election-related actors
  • the media
  • other interest groups
  • Budgetary consideration
  • Technical feasibility
  • Consensus and coalition-building.

Day Three

  • Commercialisation Approaches
  • Dwindling Funding driving the search for alternative solutions
  • Conflicts of Equity vs Efficiency, Economy and Effectiveness in public sector services
  • A random walk through profit centred agenda
  • The search for quantifiable outcomes in public sector services
  • Facilitating change processes associated with commercialization
  • Human Resource development agenda for successful commercialization.

Financial Performance in the Administration of the Public Sector

  • Planning, budgeting, budget monitoring, and evaluation
  • Internal control framework
  • Auditing
  • Procurement management.

Day Four

  • How to Improve Public Service Performance
  • Developing the skills needed for working in a political environment
  • Tools for tackling the financial challenge
  • Budget management skills
  • Collaborative working coaching and leadership models.

Drivers of Public Service Ethics

  • Personal and institutional ethical climates
  • How the society views ethics
  • The difficult ethical issues in today's public service
  • Pursuing ethical fitness using philosophical principles
  • Problem-solving and decision making tools
  • Guidelines for evolving improved ethical culture of government.

Day Five

  • Transforming to the Public Sector of the Future 
  • Designing Public Service for a digital World - the Take of Accenture
  • Delivering on the customer promise - the Take of Price Waterhouse Coopers
  • Winning work in the Public Service of the future - the Take of UNDP.
  • Creating a Change Agenda
  • The transformation challenge
  • Transformed leadership values
  • Service delivery transformation
  • Cost reduction
  • Public service ethos
  • Unions recognising the reality of the new agenda.
5/7 Alade Lawal Street, Opposite Divisional Police Station, Off Ikorodu Road, Anthony, Lagos. Sep 23 - 27 Sep, 2019

Registration: 08:30:am - 09:00:am

Class Session: 09:00:am - 04:00:am

NGN 175,000.00(Vat Inclusive)
(Convert Currency)

Mr Abiodun Toki 08033019120

NST PPC Advert
Related Courses
Occupational Health and Safety Management Course Occupational Health and Safety Management Course

2 day, 04 - 05 Nov, 2019 

2019-11-04 12:11:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

Failure to put SMART health, safety and environmental policies and procedures in place could be an expensive mistake.  The illnesses and accidents risked as a result could bring a range of ...

Financial Modeling and Forecasting Techniques using Advanced Excel Tools Course Financial Modeling and Forecasting Techniques using Advanced Excel Tools Course

4 days, 28 - 31 Oct, 2019 

2019-10-28 12:10:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

Modeling techniques that this course teaches are used in investment appraisal, capital planning, budgeting, valuation, financial analysis, and forecasting to make accurate financial and business ...

Training on Self-Mastery and Personal Effectiveness in a Fast-Changing World Training on Self-Mastery and Personal Effectiveness in a Fast-Changing World

3 days, 16 - 18 Oct, 2019 

2019-10-16 12:10:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

Aims from the self-mastery and personal effectiveness in a fast-changing world programme are: Tap into your emotional energy as a source for greater productivity Have an appropriate understanding of ...

The Art of Crisis Management Course The Art of Crisis Management Course

2 day, 17 - 18 Oct, 2019 

2019-10-17 12:10:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

A sequence of short and unexpected events that create an emergency can happen at any time to individuals, business, group, society, or even the government. Dealing with such sudden events which ...