Procurement in Local Government - The Basics (eLearning)


This is an introductory eLearning course designed for individuals who are new to, or requiring an update in, procurement requirements for Local Government in WA.

Target Audience

Local Government Officers involved in basic procurement activities.
Also beneficial for Elected Members who want a greater understanding of Procurement.

Learning Outcomes

  • The legislative, governance and policy framework related to procurement; 
  • An overview of the procurement life cycle process (planning, sourcing and contract management) including developing request documentation;
  • The roles and responsibilities in managing procurement activities;
  • Effective procurement planning and risk management;
  • The effective use of the WALGA Procurement Toolkit, resources and guidance., procurement requirements for Local Government in WA.


Self-paced (approx. 3 hours online).


Enrol anytime (3 months to complete upon date of enrolment).

Course Fees

$220.00 (plus GST)
Unlimited participants via an eLearning Subscription. Contact us for a quote.