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LGA Training- What's coming up! - Circular 34.10

To Chief Executive Officer
Community Services Staff
Corporate Services Staff
Customer Service - Reception Staff
Economic Development and Tourism Staff
Elected Members
Emergency and Risk Management Staff
Employee Relations - Human Resources
Environment Staff
Environmental Health Staff
Finance and Accounting Staff
General Inspector
Governance Officers
Information - Engineering Staff
Information -Technology Staff
Librarian - Information Staff
Marketing and Public Relations Staff
Parks and Recreation Staff
Planning - Building Staff
Policy and Strategic Planning Staff
Procurement Staff
Recycling - Waste Management
Returning Officer
Sustainability Officers
Date 22 August 2019
Contact Liz O'Flynn
Response Required No
Summary LGA Training schedules a wide selection of training programs annually that meet the needs of the sector. We have some exciting opportunities coming up. Of note ‘last chance’ Elected Member Mandatory training sessions, a new ChemAlert offering (filling fast) and a revised Records Fundamentals Program. Please also see an opportunity to ‘register your interest’ in Building Better Regions Fund training. Take a look at this circular for details about what training is on offer.

The following programs have been scheduled by LGA Training for Elected Members and council staff.
For further information about these programs and to enrol please click on the program title.
Module 2 - Legal Responsibilities (5 September 2019) (LG House)
Module 4 - Financial Management and Reporting (9 September 2019) (LG House)
Tenders and Specifications for Local Government (3 September 2019) (LG House)
Council Meeting Procedures and Chamber Etiquette (30 September 2019) (Clare)
Advanced Procurement for Local Government (1 October 2019)
Records Management Fundamentals 2 Day Program (Day 1&2) (9 October - 10 October 2019) (LG House) (FILLING FAST)
Records Management Fundamentals- Classification and Disposal of Records - GDS20 (Day 2 ONLY of two day program) (10 October 2019) (LG House)
Council Meeting Procedures and Chamber Etiquette (14 October 2019) (Yankalilla)
ChemAlert ‘Search’ training (via webinar) (21 October 2019)
ChemAlert ‘Stock’ training (via webinar) (22 October 2019)
ChemAlert ‘Risk Assessment’ training (via webinar) (23 October 2019)
ChemAlert Search, Stock and Risk Assessment Program (face-to-face) (28 October 2019)(FILLING FAST) (limited numbers) (LG House)
Register your Interest:
Building Better Regions Fund training- Register your interest - Circular 34.6
LGA Training are seeking expressions of interest from the sector regarding the scheduling of a ‘Building Better Regions Fund’ training session in September 2019 (prior to the release of Round Four of this funding later this year) Please register your interest in this training here by COB Friday 30th August 2019.
Further information about the content of this program can be found in Circular 34.6: Building Better Regions Fund training Online Elected Member Mandatory training:
Don’t forget our ‘Elected Member Mandatory Training’ is now online for your convenience. It has never been easier to complete these modules! Just click on the module you want to complete and select ‘Book Now’. It’s that simple.
Module 1: Introduction to Local Government (on-line)
Module 2: Legal Responsibilities (on-line)
Module 3: Council and Committee Meetings (on-line)
Module 4: Financial Management and Reporting (on-line) To view our group discount pricelist for the Elected Member Mandatory online modules please click here. For any queries, please contact us at or call Becky Kern at 8224 2035. Training needs and requests:
If you have a specific training need please contact us, we are happy to assist.
Whether you would like to discuss tailoring training to your specific council need and have it delivered in-house at your council or discuss the possibility of joining with your neighbouring councils to have training delivered at a regional hub near you, please contact the LGA Training team on or call Liz O’Flynn on 8224 2044.

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