• Sydney, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

     

    Whether you are trying to break through to supervision, develop skills in leadership or just manage your work/life balance issues better, you will need a little help. This program is designed for women to give you a non-threatening environment in which to explore issues which might be bothering you and holding you back from aspiring to greater achievements at work. At the end of the program you will have a skill set to take you confidently to the next level.

  • Throughout NSW

     

    Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), also known as ‘drones’, are increasingly capable and adaptable across a range of tasks that are performed by local government. From infrastructure management and vegetation mapping to land use planning and tourism, drones have the capacity to perform many tasks, often saving time and money when used appropriately.

    There are many options variables to consider when determining the best use of drones – the range of technologies available and how they may be used, public safety, current laws surrounding drone operations, contractor versus in-house operations – these are just a few of the issues to address in determining how and when drones may be used in the local government environment. 

  • Wagga Wagga City Council

    This forum will offer participants the opportunity to explore the role that councils play in the safe management and regulation of asbestos within their Local Government Areas.

  • Sydney, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

     

    An ageing workforce, skills shortages, changing community demographics, community attitudes and new legislation are all contributing to an urgent need to plan our workforce for the future. But do we have the skills to do it?

  • Sydney, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

    A very large number of workers are now retiring and the numbers of younger workers entering the workforce will not be enough to compensate for this reduction.

  • Strangers' Function Room, Parliament House, Macquarie Street, Sydney

     

    This event is part of LGNSW's series on key planning initiatives relevant to local government.

  • Sydney CBD, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

     

    This practical workshop has been designed to provide councillors and relevant professional staff with practical techniques to enable them to be more comfortable, confident and effective in dealing with the media.

  • Sydney, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

    This one-day workshop examines how to build effective teams, particularly at times of much organisational change and uncertainty.

  • Sydney, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

     

    An effective working relationship between elected representatives and officers of a council is critical to the successful formulation of strategy and the sustainable delivery of services to the community. Yet to many officers  the relatively rational task of managing service delivery can seem a world apart from the political context in which elected representatives operate and make decisions.

  • Sydney CBD, for venue details contact LGNSW Learning Solutions

     

    This course aims to give you the skills you need to write effective, clear and concise reports for your managers and your Council.