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Exciting News in 2023

LGA30120 Certificate III in Local Government



WALGA Training is excited to launch the Certificate III in Local Government in 2023.

Limited places are available with our next intake starting in February 2023. 
The Certificate III in Local Government program (LGA30120) is aimed at Junior Officers working or existing workers in an administrative or operational role at a Local Government. The program covers the skills and knowledge on how to perform a variety of administration duties, working as part of a team, using effective communication techniques and how to offer a quality service to residents or other people from both inside and outside your Local Government.

Traineeship Opportunities
This program is available as a Traineeship with federal and WA employer incentive payments for the employer. For WA Jobs and Skills WA Employer Incentives please visit  For more information on how to start the registration process, please visit 

Existing worker
If you have been a Local Government worker and would like to undertake the Certificate III in Local Government, you will need to complete an enrolment form with WALGA and pay fee for service. 

More information?
For more information, please contact the WALGA Training team via or ring us on 08 9213 2088. You can also download the course brochure below. 

2022-2023 Training & Professional Development Course Directory 

This is an essential resource that provides a great overview of our Training and Professional Development courses for Elected Members and Local Government Officers. If you would like to receive a hard copy, please email You can also download a digital copy of the Directory below. 
Download Brochure

Register for training in 2023

Now is a great time to book your place in one of our upcoming training courses. Dates have been published on our website and we are now taking enrolments. Classes are already filling up so to ensure you don't miss out, register your spot now! You can find our February courses below. 


Wednesday, 1 February

CEO Performance Review

Wednesday, 8 February
Local Government Act 1995 - The Essentials (Virtual classroom)

Friday, 10 February 
Introduction to Waste Management

Wednesday, 15 February
Introduction to Managing Business Records in Local Government

Thursday, 16 February
Economic Development Essentials for Elected Members

Friday, 17 February
Record Keeping Awareness for Local Government Elected Members

Monday, 20 February
Emergency Management for Local Government Leaders

Wednesday, 22 February 
Meeting Practices for Good Governance Outcomes (Virtual Classroom)

Friday, 24 February
Effective Community Leadership

Monday, 27 February
Strategic Decision Making (IPR)

Our approachable team is here to help with your booking requests, In-House or eLearning quotes or troubleshooting any arising technical issues. 

To secure a place, please register through our website or contact the WALGA Training Team direct via or on 9213 2088.  
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