DIPLOMA OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION
(FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT FOCUS)
Local government employees working within the finance area of council's administration or support areas and other allied fields of work.
Identify key elements of financial governance in council. Recognise effective consultation processes and methods. Better understand budget preparation in council and compliance. Review policies and procedures and assist in preparation of council's corporate plan.
Enhance their financial management skills through strengthening their understanding of local government legislation and organisational change, developing their performance management, change management and financial reporting skills and better contributing to council's financial sustainability and revenue raising.
Work in partnership with your manager, to gain formal recognition for the work, roles and responsibilities currently being undertaken.
On successful completion of your course and all assessments, you will receive a Nationally recognised qualification outlining the course completed and the units within that course.
|LGACORE104B||Work effectively in local government|
|LGACORE501B||Provide quality and timely advice to council|
|LGACOM502B||Devise and conduct community consultations|
|LGAGOVA410B||Monitor council procedures to ensure compliance with relevant legislation|
|LGAGOVA501B||Contribute to advice to council on legislation|
|LGAGOVA508A||Recommend rates and charges|
|LGADMIN525A||Undertake business planning|
|FNSACC505B||Establish and maintain accounting information systems|
|FNSACC506A||Implement and maintain internal control procedures|
|Our instructor-led Diploma provides participants with interactive sessions including group discussions, case study reviews, question and answer sessions. Our training course includes all course training materials, assessment and mentoring/assistance by your allocated trainer.|
DURATION & LOCATION
|Our standard structure for this course is 6 full days spread over 3 months and can be delivered in any metropolitan or regional area of Queensland.|
|Please contact LGAQ for course fees or a proposal for onsite/in-house training.|