The New Essentials Consultancy Skills (ECS) Incorporating ISO 20700

Tuition Fee: 
670.00 USD
Tuition Fee THB: 
฿ 20000.00
28 July - 06 August 2021


The ECS is an intensive, highly interactive course. It is structured around the CMI syllabus and the needs of ISO 20700. It covers the classical aspects- the Consultancy Cycle, change, risk and project management; consultancy and interpersonal skills plus client relationships. It is relevant both to public and private sectors for new consultants, existing consultants those who employ consultants. This Course gives the delgeates the oppurtunity to later undertake CMI award and  certificate in Professional Consulting.

Outline of the program

  • Introductions
  • The consultancy environment
  • The consultant's roles, styles, and profession
  • Ethics and code of conduct
  • Consultancy cycle, risk management
  • Change and change management
  • Briefing and homework case study
  • The client relationship
  • Effective consultancy project delivery
  • Consultancy tools and techniques
  • Research methods and creativity
  • Communications for consultants
  • Homework - personal action plans
  • Presentations on personal action plans
  • ISO 20700 briefing ISO 20700 - relationship to ECS and delegates
  • Briefing for CMI qualification
  • Course review and critique



Tony Lavender is the Director of Consultancy and Development International (www.cdiuk.organd is a highly experienced consultant and trainer. He previously served in the UK Ministry of Defense as a Principle Internal Consultant and the UK Cabinet Office as the Deputy Director of the Civil Service College responsible for consultancy training. He is an Approved Centre of the CMI and has worked in 20 countries providing consultancy and training.

Contact us :

Ms.Worawan Sumroetrum