EOP Education Seminars - Private Sector

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EOP Education provides training for private-sector managers. For further information concerning EOP Education seminars or if you have any questions, please contact Ryan Martin at

Some of the training programs we offer the private sector include the following:

Federal Budgetary Policy and Processes

This seminar includes a simulation that presents participants with an example of the number and scope of decisions that policy officials must make in developing and defending the budget and how this impacts the private sector.

Federal Regulatory Policy Seminar

This seminar provides a framework for understanding the political, scientific, social, and economic issues that shape regulatory development. Sessions include an examination of the rulemaking process, including executive branch efforts at regulatory reform, the conduct of regulatory analysis, including cost/benefit tests; and the Executive Order 12866, "Regulatory Planning and Review" process. 

The seminar features presentations by current executive branch officials, former government executives, business leaders, and representatives from the academic community with an extensive working knowledge of regulatory development and review. Regulations that impact your company's bottom line will be the focus of this custom seminar

Writing Seminar

The EOP Foundation provides a training session for private sector executives with a focus on writing to the Federal government. The seminar covers different styles of writing including policy papers, issue papers and decision memoranda, regulations and guidance documents and congressional communications.

Ethics Seminar

The EOP Foundation provides seminars on ethics, based on the Foundation-authored book "Understanding the Ethics Policy of the U.S. Government". The seminar covers a wide range of topics including financial disclosure and whistleblower activities, as well as private sector ethics practices under Sarbanes/Oxley and Campaign Finance Reform.

Custom Private Sector Executive Training

The EOP Foundation has provided short (1/2 - 1 day) seminar programs on the federal budget process for individual Fortune 500 companies, including FMC Corporation, the Dow Chemical Corporation and Siemens Corporation. The Foundation also has provided seminars for industry and professional associations, including the Nuclear Energy Institute, the American Society of Association Executives and the Congressional Quarterly.