January 18, 2016

IWSN Training

Telling Your Story

Getting your message across is an important skill that can assist you in advocating for yourself and others in many situations. 

This training package will help you structure your message in an easy to use way. 

Talking to Politicians

Talking to politicians is an important part of changing the system, but some tactics work better than others. 

This training will help you in crafting your message ​and making sure the politician, whoever they are, will give you the attention you need. 

Talking to the Media

Taking to the media can be a frightening prospect. Making sure your story and approach  is an important part of ensuring your story and your message gets a run. 


Dealing with insurers, employers and nearly anyone in the Workers Compensation system requires some form of negotiation. 

This training package will walk you through a basic negotiation model you can use to make yourself ready. 

A Purposeful Conversation

Talking to other people about joining you in the campaign for a fairer Workers Compensation System can feel like taking to a brick wall. With a few steps though, any conversation can be used to bring other people into the fight. 

Using Social Media

Social Media is a great tool to get your message out there. Unfortunately it is also one of the hardest ways to ensure your message is heard. This will provide some training on how you can use social media effectively, 

Writing a Letter

Being able to write a convincing letter can be difficult to do if you are not used to it.

This training module will help you make your letters work for you.

Writing or Responding to an Email

Emails are a common form of correspondence but there are effective ways of ensuring your emails are attended to quickly, and tracking them to see if they have been read.