IAP2 Apply Engagement Methods

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Course overview

Face-to-face – Brisbane CBD (2 full days)

Let’s go beyond that survey! 

We introduce you to more than 60 different engagement methods 

We explore the methods you are most interested in to make sure this course is relevant to the work you are doing. 

We consider the pros and cons of each method what is needed for that methods to be successful.  

We explore digital adaptation for a range of face to face methods. 

The course will give you the tools you need to select the right method to respond to your engagement needs. We consider what is need to design that method and identify what questions to ask to get the answers to your questions. 

We will also design your evaluation approach, consider group dynamics and how do deliver the right messages. 

You must complete IAP2 Essentials of Engagement before you can enrol in this course. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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What you’ll learn

  • ^Examine the key steps in selecting an appropriate method 
  • ^Explore the aspects of design, question design and data analysis 
  • ^Examine issues which arise in delivery and how to manage groups 
  • ^Explore small-scale, commonly-used engagement techniques 
  • ^Communicate technical information in an accessible way. 

Click the button below to register for our upcoming course. Or, contact us if you’d like us to deliver IAP2 Apply Engagement Methods to your staff.

Who is this course for?

IAP2 Apply Engagement Methods is great for people who:

  • ^Are just starting out in engagement want to improve their understanding and get some helpful hints
  • ^Have more than 20+ years of engagement experience and want to check in with the latest industry trends.


  • ^Two days 8:30-4:30pm (includes morning, lunch and afternoon breaks)
  • ^Prerequisites: To complete 'IAP2 Apply Engagement Methods', participants must have completed 'IAP2 Essentials of Engagement'.
  • ^Training scenarios
  • ^Course material including the templates and tools for each stage

Training participants say…

“Amanda from Articulous was key to the success of our Community Safety Think Tank. I’d highly recommend Amanda and Articulous for the ability to understand our needs, design and facilitate a workshop with innovative and creative tools to bring forward excellent thinking from the group.”

“Excellent experience exploring, revisiting and considering how we engage with and reach hardly reached groups!”

“Incredible training experience. This is a conversation we all need to have. This course should be mandatory.”

“Highly recommend Amanda – she was a fabulous, engaging and informative tutor, very engaging and is the best facilitator I have had throughout the engagement certificate units.”

“Relatable, incredibly knowledgeable, willing to indulge in specifics that made sense to councillors, let us have the freedom to explore our own ideas but kept us on track.”

Training participant
Trainers Alice Sherring and Amanda Newbery sitting on the couch

Your trainers

Alice Sherring

With more than a decade of experience developing innovative stakeholder engagement strategies for complex projects, Alice is a highly sought-after facilitator, trainer and strategist.

An experienced trainer, Alice is known for her ability to clearly articulate and explore complex concepts and problems with diverse groups. Alice has provided executive coaching services for managers and executives in Queensland.

Amanda Newbery

Amanda is an international award-winning engagement and communications expert who has led multiple ground-breaking projects. Widely recognised for her ability to quickly understand attitudes, perceptions and markets, Amanda leads a team of senior professionals at Articulous, the award-winning company she founded.

Amanda is a high-energy facilitator who can inspire innovation and deftly bring people to consensus. Her passion makes her a highly sought-after speaker.