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Training eNews
OCTOBER 2018
WALGA
Issue 10

A reminder that all of WALGA’s Elected Member and Officer training courses are available to be delivered onsite at your Local Government. Contact training@walga.asn.au or call us on 9213 2088 to discuss your specific requirements.


In this issue:

Training for Country Councillors
Overview
WALGA and DLGSC are working in partnership to provide subsidised training, funded by the State Government through the Royalties for Regions, Country Local Government Fund program, which will enable Elected Members in WA’s Country Local Governments to build their skills and improve governance and decision-making. 

The Effective Community Leadership course will be delivered in the following locations:

City of Greater Geraldton - Thursday, 18 October

Shire of Exmouth - Friday, 2 November


City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder - Tuesday, 20 November

For more information please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Procurement and Contract Management Training
Overview
WALGA has responded to an increased need for Local Government support with its suite of procurement and contract management training courses:
 
Procurement and Contract Management Fundamentals (eLearning)

Procurement and Contract Management Fundamentals

Planning and Specification Development

Evaluation, Supplier Selection and Contract Establishment

Managing Contracts in Local Government
Available online


22 October


23 October

12 November


13 November
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Emergency Management Training
Overview
WALGA’s Local Government Emergency Management courses have been developed to assist Local Governments with their emergency management responsibilities under the Emergency Management Act 2005:
 
AIIMS Awareness (eLearning)

Emergency Management Fundamentals (eLearning)

Participate in Local Government Emergency Management Preparation

Manage Recovery Activities for Local Government

Local Recovery Coordinator
Available online

Available online


19 November


20 November

13 and 14 December
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Governance Training
Overview
The following WALGA Training courses specifically constructed for Local Government Officers are scheduled at WALGA’s, Railway Parade, West Leederville offices:
 
Introduction to Local Government

Making Local Laws

Policy Development & Procedure Writing in Local Government

Local Government Act 1995 - The Essentials

Rates in Local Government - Clerical

Rates in Local Government - Debt Collection

Local Government Act 1995 - Advanced
Available online

Available online

10 and 11 October


19 October

13 November

14 November

13 and 14 December
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Finance Training
Overview
The following WALGA Training courses specifically constructed for Local Government Officers are scheduled at WALGA’s, Railway Parade, West Leederville offices:
 
Accounts Payable

Accounts Receivable
31 October

1 November
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Personal Development and Professional Skills Training
Overview
The following WALGA Training courses specifically constructed for Local Government Officers are scheduled at WALGA’s, Railway Parade, West Leederville offices:
 
Effective Letter & Report Writing in Local Government

Effective Supervision - Part 2

Dealing with Difficult Customers

Preparing Agendas & Minutes in Local Government

Presenting with Confidence
26 October


6 and 7 November

16 November

3 December

11 December
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
Elected Member Training
Overview
The following WALGA Training courses specifically constructed for Elected Members are available online or at WALGA’s, Railway Parade, West Leederville offices:
 
Understanding Local Government (eLearning)

Conflicts of Interest (eLearning)

Effective Community Leadership

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

Integrated Strategic Planning - The Essentials

Planning Practices - Advanced

CEO Performance Appraisals

Infrastructure Asset Management

Professionally Speaking

Planning Practices - The Essentials

Integrated Strategic Planning – Policy
Available online

Available online

15 October

16 October

22 October

23 October

29 October

30 October

5 November

19 November

20 November
For more information about these courses and many more, please visit walga.asn.au/Training, email training@walga.asn.au or call (08) 9213 2088.
WALGA
ONE70, LV1, 170 Railway Parade,
West Leederville, WA 6007
PO Box 1544, West Perth, WA 6872
Tel: (08) 9213 2000 | Fax: (08) 9213 2077
Email: info@walga.asn.au
www.walga.asn.au
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