Elected Members

Welcome to LGA Training’s Elected Member Leadership Development Offer

A suite of professional and personal development training opportunities for Elected Members, contextualised to the local government sector of South Australia.

This unique offering, informed by members’ feedback, provides training opportunities for Elected Members that focus on the importance of strengthening leadership capability.

The content of these offerings assists Elected Members to better understand their role and the responsibilities it carries. It also offers Elected Members pathways to develop personal leadership effectiveness and grow the knowledge and skills required to perform their duties confidently and to the best of their ability.


Effective Leadership – Elected Member Refresher Sessions *New

The half-way mark of a council’s term has just passed. It presents an ideal time for Elected Members to refresh essential skills and knowledge. In collaboration with our reputable partner\providers, Norman Waterhouse Lawyers and David Powell, we are offering the three refresher sessions below, click on the headings for more information and to enrol:

"Special offer – bonus access to on-line Mandatory Training modules"

Elected Members who enrol in the Elected Member Refresher Full Program will receive bonus access to the four Elected Member Mandatory Training on-line modules for a one-month period at 'no cost'. (Each on-line module is normally valued at $220 incl GST). Please click here to view the LGA Training Standards for Council Members.

For more information on the full program and to enrol, please click here.


How LGA Training best meets your training needs

LGA Training schedule forums specifically designed for Elected Members on an annual basis. Our up and coming offerings are promoted through our eNews.
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The LGA Training team is here to assist. Please click here to meet our team. If you have any training queries or a specific training need please talk to us. We can be contacted at training@lga.sa.gov.au or on 8224 2035.

We look forward to working with you, our valued members, to assist you with all of your training needs!

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