Training and Mentoring
DHR Communications offers training programmes in Media Skills and Advocacy and Lobbying. Our programmes are tailored to meet the specific needs of our clients, and take account of diverse skills and experience levels.
The DHR Communications team is skilled in the delivery of informative, interactive and practical programmes. We cater for groups of up to 12 participants, and also offer one-to-one intensive programmes and smaller group sessions.
In addition to participating in our training programmes, clients can avail of a follow-up mentoring service to support them in implementing their new skills.
Our training programmes comprise:
Media Skills Training
This programme is geared at personnel within organisations who deal with the media. Participants are advised on pitching stories, including developing press releases and notices, and organising media events. Training in broadcast media interviews is also available.
Advocacy and Lobbying Training
This programme is geared towards groups seeking to mobilise and inform citizens and policymakers through developing and implementing effective advocacy campaigns. The programme also offers a significant component on lobbying the Oireachtas and EU Parliament, and accessing local government.