The Role of Mayors and Presidents

Professional Development
In person
Wednesday, 31 July, 2024
9:00am - 4:00pm
ONE70, LV1, 170 Railway Parade, West Leederville, WA 6007

$395.00 (plus GST) 

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This course explores the role of Mayors and Presidents and the many attributes, characteristics and qualities required to be a purposeful leader who contributes to the short and long term wellbeing of the community.

You will learn more about using effective communication styles, presiding at meetings and the importance of mentoring other Elected Members. During the day you have the opportunity to meet other Mayors and Presidents from across WA and exchange ideas and experiences.

Target Audience

Current and aspiring Mayors and Presidents.

Learning Outcomes

  • Becoming a purposeful leader serving your community;
  • Understanding the role and responsibilities of a Mayor/President;
  • Presiding at meetings;
  • The role of WALGA - Advocacy and Local Government representation;
  • Economic challenges - WA snapshot;
  • Get an update on legislative reforms; and
  • Being a mentor and building an effective Council Team.

Course Transfer and Cancellation Policy

All transfer or cancellation requests must be made via our request form.

Please refer to the WALGA Terms and Conditions of Enrolment for further conditions including COVID-19, On-Site training and course cancellations. 

Upcoming Course Dates

Dates Delivery Method Duration Fees Register
Wednesday, 31 Jul 2024 In person 9:00AM - 4:00PM

$395.00 (plus GST) 

Register here
Monday, 11 Nov 2024 In person 9:00AM - 4:00PM

$395.00 (plus GST) 

Register here
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