WALGA and DLGC are working in partnership to provide high level training opportunities for Country Local Government members. Using WALGA’s Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member) as its framework, a 4 day program is being delivered in regional locations across Western Australia.

The program is structured as follows:

  • Day 1 - Serving on Council
  • Day 2 - Meeting Procedures and Debating
  • Day 3 - Land Use Planning
  • Day 4 - Strategy and Risk Management

Phase 1 was completed in 2013/14 via a pilot program delivered to the Mid-West and South-West regions of WA.

Phase 2 was completed in 2014/15 and was delivered to 8 Zones with a total of 308 Elected Members attending the training opportunities offered by WALGA and DLGC.

Phase 3 is currently underway and will conclude on the Friday, 14 June.

Phase 4 dates are currently being scheduled and will be announced soon. Subscribe to Training's monthly eNews publication to be the first to know!