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Introducing the Code of Practice for Statistics

Open to
All staff in the Government Statistical Service
Training category
Code of Practice
Type of training
Face to face
Length
1 hour 30 minutes
Organiser
Good Practice Team
Provider
Good Practice Team
Location
Flexible

Description:

This is an introductory session aimed at statistical producers.

It covers:

  • how the Code of Practice for Statistics works in practice
  • the UK statistical system
  • the difference between official, National and experimental statistics, and management information
  • case studies to show how the code has been applied in the past

Learning outcomes:

After attending this course, participants will have gained knowledge of:

  • the UK statistical system
  • the framework for the Code of Practice for Statistics
  • the pillars of Trustworthiness, Quality and Value and relevant principles and practices

How to book:

Contact the Good Practice Team.

They can discuss your needs and either arrange a session for your organisation (the minimum number required is 15 attendees), look to fit you in on a course that is already planned or look to meet your needs in an alternative format.

This course can be combined with other courses offered by the Good Practice Team or Quality Centre.

Contact:

Email: goodpracticeteam@statistics.gov.uk

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