Dispute Resolution Skills for FOIA Professionals Training Session: June 24, 2015

All in our places with sunshiny faces. Join us for a fun day of training. (NARA identifier 554838)
All in our places with sunshiny faces. Join us for a fun day of training. (NARA identifier 554838)

Do you find yourself locked in disputes with FOIA requesters (or agency colleagues)? Would you like to learn constructive ways to resolve or avoid disputes in the future?

OGIS will present a training session designed to help FOIA professionals develop dispute resolution skills on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at the Archives building on Constitution Ave between 7th and 9th streets NW in Washington, D.C. This free, all-day session is appropriate for anyone in your agency who works with FOIA, including FOIA Public Liaisons, program managers, FOIA processors, FOIA attorneys and others. Participants will develop a working knowledge of Alternative Dispute Resolution techniques, learn how working with OGIS can help resolve disputes, practice active listening and good communication, and develop strategies for working with difficult people.

If you would like to register for this program, please visit our online training form. Space for this training program is extremely limited and the program fills up very quickly, so please do not wait to register.

2 thoughts on “Dispute Resolution Skills for FOIA Professionals Training Session: June 24, 2015

  1. The training session sounded great, but filled up incredibly fast. We hope you will schedule more such sessions.

    1. Hi, Larry. Thanks so much for your interest in our training session! We do plan on having another session in early October. Please email ogis@nara.gov to be added to our email list and keep an eye on our blog for future training announcements.

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