The course explain in detail the many procedural action researchers can adopt to support the work of their Member of Parliament. It will provide guidance on how to implement complex parliamentary procedure with the express aim of supporting a Member’s parliamentary campaigning activity.
Research Master Class – A Professional’s Guide to House Procedure
Aimed at MP’s staff, the Research Master Class – A Professional’s Guide to House Procedure has been designed for parliamentary aides wishing to enhance their practical knowledge on how to execute effective parliamentary activity on a daily basis.
The course aims to entangle complex procedure by explaining in details all the main procedure actions individual Members and Parties can instigate within Westminster.
The course taught by a mixture of clerks and former special advisors provides detailed guidance on the complex procedure. It also offers additional clarification on all the major procedural tools commonly used by backbench MPs with additional guidance on how researchers can offer additional assistance to back the work of their MP.
This is a highly focused training course designed for experienced staff and keen beginners wishing to master the main procedures which dominate the work of MPs. Attendance on this course will enable staff to have a better appreciation of all the complex procedure of the House which can be utilised to gain maximum impact.
The course offers clear guidance on how to fully adopt procedure to increase the effectiveness of your MP’s parliamentary activity in Westminster.
“This course was very detailed and comprehensive as well as interesting – I learnt a lot on the day which will be of use to my MP, helping me to do my job a lot better and assist her in her work. I feel a lot more confident in regards to procedure and would recommend this course to others.”Michael Broughton, Senior Parliamentary Researcher The Office of Nigel Evans MP
Attendee from The UN International Criminal Tribunal Court for Former Yugoslavia
“The course gave excellent insights into this highly specialised skill. I would highly recommend this course to anyone faced with the challenged of writing for others.”
Attendee from Germany based at the European Central Bank
“Well structured, prepared and delivered”
Attendee from the BMA
“The Course was very thorough and gave a good overview on how to influence proceedings in Westminster”
Attendee from the Executive Team at Southampton University
“Excellent interactive course. Feel that it was a valuable use of a day”
Attendee from Labour MP 's constituency office on the Remaining safe personal safety for caseworkers course
“Overall a very useful course. Great to meet other colleagues who deal with similar events and have a chance to discuss issue in a confidential environment and discuss serious matters in a relaxed atmosphere”
Attendee from Amnesty International
“Very good. All the trainers were extremely knowlegdeable, received alot of information.”
Attendee from The Environment Agency
“The course was great with excellent speakers and really useful practical exercises.”
Attendee from Epilepsy Action
“The content of the course was really excellent and I definetly recommend it to others in my organisation. At first I didin't think it could be worth the money! (a Yorkshire view) but it was!”
Delegate from Deutsche Bank comment on the Advanced Speech Writing course
“Very useful course, well done on the choice of speakers and practical guidance on the implementation of strategic ideas.”