for Business Professionals
Advanced Diplomacy, Protocol & Etiquette
Diplomacy, protocol and etiquette is important because it promotes thoughtfulness, exceptionally good manners, respect, refinement and consistency in communication and can empower officials with critical skills to succeed in today's complicated global networks.
About this Course
Protocol is the set of rules which prescribe the conduct or behavior that is accepted by high ranking Government officials, diplomats and dignitaries around the world. Diplomacy is the art and practice of conducting negotiations. It requires having tact and being non-confrontational.
Knowledge in diplomacy, protocol and etiquette is important because it promotes thoughtfulness, exceptionally good manners, respect, refinement and consistency in communication and can empower officials with critical skills to succeed in today's complicated global networks.
Why Choose this Course
This Seminar will introduce participants to the ceremonial aspects of protocol procedures, principles and rules that define diplomacy, rules of courteousness in society and respect for precedence. It also seeks to equip participants with the requisite tools to guide them to better understand the expected conduct or behaviour of ranked officials, including managers, and leaders, that they work closely with.
This course is designed to equip you with skills to become thoughtful and empower you with critical skills to succeed in today’s everchanging, multicultural and demanding workplace.
What you will Learn
At the end of the course, participants should;
Be able to explain the principles and set of rules that define diplomacy
Be able to react in an appropriate and proactive manner to arising protocol and etiquette related issues and challenges
Be able to apply the critical skills required for hosting important events and dignitaries
Be able to appraise and evaluate securities in protocol
Develop action plans to enhance their written and oral communication skills, diplomacy skills, protocol skills and etiquette skills.
Who Should Attend
Practicing diplomats, civil servants, and others working in international relations
International and regional organizations staff, NGO staff
Executive/legal administrative professionals
Postgraduate students of diplomacy or international relations wishing to gain deeper insight through interaction with practicing diplomats
Practitioners in other fields seeking an entry point into the world of diplomacy
Journalists, staff of international and non-governmental organisations, & business people
This course is also recommended for anyone required to interact with important individuals and concerned to ensure that these interactions pass off as professionally as possible.