The Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member) is the highest level of qualification that an Elected Member can obtain through WALGA (RTO 51992). It has been designed specifically to meet the skills and knowledge requirements of an Elected Member’s role in Western Australia.

Diploma of Local Government

The qualification contains 11 units of competency that form the nationally recognised Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member). The Diploma program has been deliberately constructed to be flexible and enables participants to complete studies via a series of tasks, projects and workplace activities which gather evidence of skills and knowledge.