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Collaborative problem solving for community safety

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Collaborative problem solving for community safety
This free course, Collaborative problem solving for community safety, offers a range of techniques for community police officers, other community-based public service professionals and members of community groups working to solve problems collaboratively and creatively. It examines some of the ways which OU specialists in creative problem solving recommend to tackle difficult problems, and how to implement them in a community setting.  

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • implement a variety of skills and techniques aimed at improving collaborative working and decision-making with community members and partners
  • understand the role of all stakeholders in delivering effective solutions to local community safety problems.

First Published: 24/01/2017

Updated: 05/06/2020

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