Education & Training Online Offerings 


The LGA's Education and Training (E&T) Services' MyLearning Portal’ has two (2) site licenses (General & Social Media) which provide access for Elected Members and staff of a council for a period of 12 months.

Each site license gives a council unlimited access to all training modules outlined below.


The site fee is based on the criteria used when allocating member voters rights -please see section 41.1.2 in the LGA Constitution


Fee Schedule below:

General courses

Social Media Webinar

Small Council- $500 + GST

Small Council- $500 + GST

Medium Council- $800 + GST

Medium Council- $800 + GST

Large Council- $1500 + GST

Large Council- $1500 + GST

Single modules - $99 + GST

Single webinars - $75 + GST

General courses on offer:

- Introduction to Local Government (Module One - LGA Training Standards for Elected Members)

- Legal Responsabilities (Module Two - LGA Training Standards for Elected Members)

- Council and Committee Meetings (Module Three - LGA Training Standards for Elected Members)

- Financial Management and Reporting (Module Four - LGA Training Standards for Elected Members)

- Introduction to Maladministration 

- Mandarin for Business and Travel 

- Minute Takers Handbook

- Local Government - an introduction  

- Conflict of Interest Informal Gatherings Training  

- Advocacy Tool Kit 


Social media courses on offer:

#1-Understanding Twitter – the basics

#2-Understanding Instagram – the basics

#3-Advertising on social media

#4-Promoting your event on social media

#5-Social media health check

#6-Understanding Facebook Pages

#7-Analytics – an introduction

#8-Measuring social media

#9-Social media management tools – an overview

#10-Social Media Webinar - Hashtags

#11-Developing engaging social media content

#12-Easy content creation tools for beginners

#13-Facebook Business Manager

#14-Social Media for Elected Members - Part 1

#15-Social Media for Elected Members - Part 2


For further information or to purchase online training please contact Liz O'Flynn at liz.oflynn@lga.sa.gov.au or on 8224 2044.