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Diploma of Local Government Administration

National ID: LGA50104 | State ID: C745

 

Course Details
Training Package Version:  Release 2
This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to perform tasks involving a high level of autonomy and requiring the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of equipment, roles and techniques for themselves and others.  The Diploma of Local Government Administration reflects the role of personnel working in Local Government who perform tasks involving a high level of autonomy and requiring the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of resources/roles/techniques for themselves and others. They are required to develop specific practices to ensure the implementation of management systems, plans and policies. They demonstrate the application of a broad range of managerial, coordination and planning skills. 

You will gain the following skills:

  • Provide team leadership
  • Undertake business planning
  • Develop a marketing strategy
  • Develop and maintain a community cultural plan
  • Implement employee performance management systems
  • Conduct public educational presentations
  • Establish co-operative arrangements with other organisations
  • Manage finances within a budget
  • Represent Council's role and value in the community, and
  • Work effectively & work effectively with others in Local Government.

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

VET Student Loan:  This course IS eligible for a VET Student Loan. Find out about VET Student Loans here.

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Entrance Requirements
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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 Manager.

Further study opportunities:

University entrance

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Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

2 years pending your study pace

HowFlexible Delivery
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
Establish cooperative arrangements with other organisationsLGACOM404BC1364
Follow defined OHS policies and proceduresLGACORE102BC0969
Manage finances within a budgetLGACOM407BC1905
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
Develop a marketing strategyLGAGOVA502BC1922
Develop and maintain a community cultural planLGAGOVA606BC1926
Implement employee performance management systemsLGAGOVA612BC1929
Manage financesLGADMIN529AC1936
Undertake business planningLGADMIN525AC1932
How to apply
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Course enquiry

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
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

2 years pending your study pace

HowFlexible Delivery
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 Manager.

Further study opportunities:

University entrance

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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
Establish cooperative arrangements with other organisationsLGACOM404BC1364
Follow defined OHS policies and proceduresLGACORE102BC0969
Manage finances within a budgetLGACOM407BC1905
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
Develop a marketing strategyLGAGOVA502BC1922
Develop and maintain a community cultural planLGAGOVA606BC1926
Implement employee performance management systemsLGAGOVA612BC1929
Manage financesLGADMIN529AC1936
Undertake business planningLGADMIN525AC1932
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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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