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DIPLOMATIC TRAINING

Diplomats at work

OVERVIEW

IMI offers customized training programs to the diplomatic community. Working closely with Foreign Ministries and Embassies, we tailor curriculum, simulations, and site visits to each group’s specific needs. IMI diplomatic training programs are designed to equip participants with a wider range of skills and tools to strengthen their effectiveness as diplomats.


 

 


DIPLOMATIC TRAINING PROGRAM FEATURES:

  • Customized program length and training content based on client's needs and availability
  • International and intercultural affairs simulations, seminars, and workshops led by career diplomatic officers and American University faculty
  • Offered for-credit or not-for-credit through American University’s School of International Service
  • Site visits to governmental and non-governmental organizations such as United Nations, World Bank, IMF, Capitol Hill, the White House, and Brookings Institute

EXAMPLES OF DIPLOMATIC TRAINING CURRICULUM:

  • International Affairs
  • Intercultural Relations
  • Crisis Management
  • Embassy Operations
  • Strategic Communications
  • Washington Diplomatic Tradecraft
  • Media Management & Engagement
  • Embassy Advocacy for Businesses Abroad
  • International Economics & Trade
  • Public Speaking
  • U.N. and International Organization Affairs
  • International Negotiation
  • Gender and Diplomacy
  • Diplomatic Etiquette and Protocol
  • Professional Leadership and Management
  • Families & Dependents on Diplomatic Assignment
  • Relocation Abroad and Managing
  • Culture Shock