Professional Development

January to June 2019  

Effective Workplace Relations

Award History & Interpretation

Integrated Planning & Reporting

Integrating the Local Government Capability Framework in Recruitment & Performance Development

Making Consultative Committees More Effective

Resilience in the Workplace


Skills and Knowledge

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness

Customer Service Excellence

Developing Successful Grant Applications

Improving Your Correspondence Writing

Improving Your Grammar and Punctuation

Improving Your Minute Taking Skills

Improving Your Report Writing

Introduction to Local Government

Social Media for Councils

Speed Reading

Verbal Judo


Advancing Local Leadership

Advancing Local Leadership AIM (3 days)

Coaching for Managers

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Foundations of Directorship (AICD) Senior Staff

Internal Audit Familiarisation

Introduction to Project Management

Lead & Manage Your Team Through Change

Mental Health in the Workplace for Supervisors

The Art of Business Storytelling

The Supervisor Series

Workplace Behaviour for Supervisors


Civic Leadership

Capabilities for Elected Members

Chairing & Effective Meeting Procedures for Councillors

Code of Conduct for Councillors

Executive Certificate for Elected Members

Financial Issues in Local Government

Foundations of Directorship (AICD) Senior Staff

Mayors’ Weekend

Social Media & Media Skills for Councillors


Smarter Local Government

Audit, Risk & Improvement Committee Training

Employment Law Seminar

Learning and Development Network

Research & Innovation Showcase


Professional Development Calendar 2019 (PDF, 373KB)