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Certificate IV in Local Government Administration

National ID: LGA40204 | State ID: C744

 

Course Details
Training Package Version :  Release 2
The Certificate IV in Local Government reflects the role of employees in Local Government who perform a broad range of skilled applications including the requirement to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedures for performing current practices and provide some leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of the skills.  This qualification is designed to reflect the role of team leaders and supervisors in Local Government who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications including the requirement to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedures for some leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of the skills. 

The skills you will gain in this course include:

  • Conduct public educational presentations
  • Establish co-operative arrangements with other organisations
  • Manage finances within a budget
  • Follow defined OHS policies and procedures
  • Work effectively in Local Government
  • Work with others in Local Government
  • Represent Council's role and value in the community
  • Administer and or contracts
  • Prepare tender documentation
  • Prepare Council for legal proceedings
  • Establish purchasing networks to ensure Council is resource effective, and
  • Develop and maintain supplier relationships.

Additional Resources 
Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.

Work Placement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.

VET Student Loan: This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

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Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a Local Government Administrative Team Leader.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Local Government Administration

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Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

1-2 years depending on your study pace.

HowFlexible Delivery
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Conduct public educational presentationsLGACOM403BC1363
Develop and organise public education programsLGACOM501BC1906
Establish cooperative arrangements with other organisationsLGACOM404BC1364
Follow defined OHS policies and proceduresLGACORE102BC0969
Manage finances within a budgetLGACOM407BC1905
Prepare a budgetLGACOM503BC1908
Provide team leadershipLGACOMP026AC1912
Represent council's role and value in the communityLGACORE603BC1203
Work effectively in local governmentLGACORE104BC0971
Work with others in local governmentLGACORE105BC0972
2 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer contractsLGACOM401AC3820
Arrange contractsLGACOM402AC3821
Develop and maintain supplier relationshipsLGADMIN422AC1917
Establish purchasing networks to ensure council is resource effectiveLGAGOVA404BC1207
Implement marketing planLGAGOVA406AC4312
Prepare council for legal proceedingsLGAGOVA412AC4318
Prepare tender documentationLGACOM409AC1968
Promote and maintain positive employee relationsLGAGOVA413BC1210
Provide induction and orientation for new employeesLGADMIN423AC1918
Provide staff development programsLGADMIN424AC1919
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

1-2 years depending on your study pace.

HowFlexible Delivery
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a Local Government Administrative Team Leader.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Local Government Administration

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Conduct public educational presentationsLGACOM403BC1363
Develop and organise public education programsLGACOM501BC1906
Establish cooperative arrangements with other organisationsLGACOM404BC1364
Follow defined OHS policies and proceduresLGACORE102BC0969
Manage finances within a budgetLGACOM407BC1905
Prepare a budgetLGACOM503BC1908
Provide team leadershipLGACOMP026AC1912
Represent council's role and value in the communityLGACORE603BC1203
Work effectively in local governmentLGACORE104BC0971
Work with others in local governmentLGACORE105BC0972
2 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer contractsLGACOM401AC3820
Arrange contractsLGACOM402AC3821
Develop and maintain supplier relationshipsLGADMIN422AC1917
Establish purchasing networks to ensure council is resource effectiveLGAGOVA404BC1207
Implement marketing planLGAGOVA406AC4312
Prepare council for legal proceedingsLGAGOVA412AC4318
Prepare tender documentationLGACOM409AC1968
Promote and maintain positive employee relationsLGAGOVA413BC1210
Provide induction and orientation for new employeesLGADMIN423AC1918
Provide staff development programsLGADMIN424AC1919
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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