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The online training option seeks to deliver a high quality training approach that is in-line with the needs of the sector in an interesting and easy to manage format.  

 

The benefits of undertaking training online include;

  • - Reduced travel time
    - Reduced costs
    - Self-paced and individual progress can be reviewed at any time
    - Relevant and engaging methodology
    - Available 24x7

The LGA is offering two fee structures:

 

Option 1

A site license fee providing access to the E&T MyLearning portal for all Council Members and staff members for your Council for a period of 12 months. This option gives a Council unlimited access to all training modules within the portal, please see current available modules below:

- Introduction to Local Government (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Meeting Procedures (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Legal (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Financial (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Introduction to Maladministration 

- Mandarin for Business and Travel 

- Minute Takers Handbook

- Local Government - an introduction  (New – Available Now)

- Conflict of Interest Informal Gatherings Training  (New – Available Now)

- Advocacy Tool Kit (Due for release in 2017)

 

A Certificate of Completion will be provided for the successful completion of each online module.

 

Annual Site License Fee (unlimited users) based on Council size.

 (based on the same criteria as used at the LGA OGM & GM when allocating voters rights - please see section 41.1.2 in the LGA Constitution)

Small Council- $500 + GST

Medium Council- $800 + GST

Large Council- $1500 + GST

 

The LGA Education & Training service is continuing the development of online training courses this year, and these will also be made available to each site licence Council upon release.

 

Option 2

Purchase annual access to individual modules (single user).

 

$99 per module.

Current available modules;

- Introduction to Local Government (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Meeting Procedures (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Legal (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Financial (Council Members Essentials – Mandatory)

- Introduction to Maladministration 

- Mandarin for Business and Travel 

- Minute Takers Handbook

- Local Government - an introduction  (New – Available Now)

- Conflict of Interest Informal Gatherings Training  (New – Available Now)

- Advocacy Tool Kit (Due for release in 2017)

 

Option 3 

Purchase individual modules (single user only).

Current available modules:

 

- Child Safe Environment (refresher only) $130 +GST

- WHS for Employers $75 +GST coming soon

- WHS for Employees $55 +GST coming soon

- Risk Management $125 +GST

- Savvy Social Media Masterclass $75 + GST