Youth Development Program - Training Workshops

LG Professionals WA have been awarded a tender from the Department of Local Government and Communities to design and deliver youth development training workshops.
The workshops will be available for current employees of country local governments under the age of 30 who are interested in furthering their career.

The workshops are presented by the Department of Local Government and Communities through the Royalties for Regions Country Local Government Fund 2016-17 and 2017–18.

The 2-day workshops will be held at various locations throughout regional Western Australia. 

The workshops are available to current employees of country local governments, under the age of 30 who are interested in furthering their career. The aim of the workshops is to develop leadership skills and prepare participants for their next career move, during the workshops delegates will:
  • Develop skills in leadership - in the workplace and in the community
  • Find out how to plan your career
  • Learn more about the fundamentals of local government
  • Expand your understanding of working for a country community

Regional Workshops

6–7 April 2017
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27–28 April 2017
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Port Hedland
27–28 July 2017
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3–4 August 2017
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17–18 August 2017
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21–22 September 2017
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5–6 October 2017
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26–27 October 2017
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2–3 November 2017
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16–17 November 2017
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This is an opportunity for regionally based local government officers who missed out on the chance to attend the workshop held in their region.

Metropolitan Workshops

Joondalup Resort, Joondalup
8–9 May 20177
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Mantra on Murray, Perth
22-23 May 2017
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Esplanade Hotel Fremantle – By Rydges
22–23 June 2017
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Upcoming Workshops

There is no registration fee for attendance at this forum, however, the event is an exclusive LG Professionals WA member event and registrations are restricted to two
LG Professionals WA members per local government or two local government officers per LG Professionals WA Council Corporate Member.
For more details of upcoming workshops please view the information sheets by using the links below.

 Carnarvon Workshop See details of the Carnarvon Workshop in this flyer. 

 Karratha Workshop See details of the Karratha Workshop in this flyer. 

 Metropolitan Workshops See details of the Metropolitan Workshops—Joondalup, Perth and Fremantle—in this flyer.