Policy Development and Procedure Writing

Policy Development and Procedure Writing


Policy Development and Procedure Writing focuses on the skills needed to write clear procedures and how to effectively establish, coordinate and promote policy development within the Local Government sector.

Course content includes the need for consulting on, developing, implementing and reviewing procedures for Council. It also examines the development of policy through discussions, policy structure and its changing nature.

Target Audience

Officers who would like to further develop their skills in developing and writing policy and procedure documents.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of completing this program, participants should be able to:

  • use enhanced skills to participate in establishing the need for a written procedure;
  • gather information and data to produce a procedures manual;
  • monitor, evaluate and promote policy development;
  • identify and resolve problems in the workplace that are caused by poor practice; and
  • identify future directions in policy development.


2 days
9:00am - 4:30pm (8:45am registration)


$1045.00 (Incl GST)

Cancellations, transfers and substitutions
  • Requested must be received in writing via email, letter or fax.
  • Cancellations received within 5 working days of the start of the course will incur a 20% administration fee of the full course cost.
  • Non-attendance or cancellations received within 2 working days of the start of the course will incur the full course fee.
  • Participants can only transfer course dates once without incurring the full fee.
  • Substitutions can be made at any time and no fee will be incurred.

Relationship to Competency Standard



Officer Training
Policy Development and Procedure Writing
  • Thursday, 19 September 2019
  • Registration from 8:45AM
  • ONE70, LV1, 170 Railway Parade, West Leederville, WA 6007
  • $1045.00 (incl GST)
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