This is a classroom-based 1-day SCS-certified course in group communications for supervisors, managers, and occupational health and safety professionals seeking professional development. It is available from SCS when requested to suit your schedule, with a minimum of 5 student enrollments required.

As part of the larger Det Norske Veritas Practical Leadership Skills training program, SCS’s group communication course focuses on skills and knowledge you will need on the fundamentals of speaking and communicating with groups and teams.

Course Content

Course topics include the following:

  • The characteristics and dynamics of group communications
  • Benefits of group meetings
  • Practical skills in conducting group meetings

You will learn how group communications are shaped, what pitfalls can arise, and what methods are most effective in routine and emergency communications. You’ll also explore the benefits of group meetings and how they can maximize creativity, communication, and dissemination of critical information.

As a practical exercise to the course, you will have the opportunity to participate in and lead group communications exercises.
This course is part of SCS’s Det Norske Veritas practical leadership skills series.

Prerequisites and PPE

You don’t need to complete any other courses or have any prior experience to enroll in this course. However, this course is recommended for staff in a supervisory or management role. You also don’t need to bring along any personal protective equipment (PPE).

Note: All courses require you to have government-issued photo ID.