Manage a Local Government Project (LGACOMP025) 25 & 26 November Port Macquarie
Upon completion of this course it is expected that participants should be able to:
• Understand and implement the principles of project management
• Define what a project is with a focus on the local government context
• Develop a comprehensive project plan
• Determine resource requirements including cost management
• Determine and manage risk
• Consult and communicate with project stakeholders
• Plan, implement and evaluate projects in accordance with organisational policies and relevant legislations
• Manage implementation including comprehensive recording and reporting mechanisms
• Evaluate the project
Presenter Details - Ann Morris
Ann holds a Master of Education and Diploma of Project Management and has over thirty years’ experience in delivering training to government and corporate organisations. She specialises in leadership, change and project management and has also delivered programs in policy and procedure writing, tender writing and change management to local government across NSW. Ann has managed projects in events, community economic development, asset management and environmental sustainability.
STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT
Participants who successfully undertake assessment associated with this course will receive a statement of attainment for the following unit of competency from the Local Government Training Package: LGACOMP025 Manage a Local Government Project.
This unit of competency can be used as a building block towards Certificate IV and Diploma level Local Government qualifications. Information about VET training and assessment offered by IPWEA can be found in the IPWEA ‘Participant Handbook’ please visit www.ipweansw.org to download a copy or contact the Chief executive Officer to request a copy.
ACCOMMODATION: Overnight accommodation is not provided for Delegates. You will need to organize your own accommodation if required.
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WHAT TO BRING: Notebook and pens (Course Workbooks provided).
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We look forward to seeing you at the workshop.
IPWEA NSW will provide suitable learning experiences and opportunities for all students. The learning environment will take account of the different characteristics of students and their varying cultural and educational backgrounds. All students have ready access to IPWEA NSW’s Student Handbook which contains a clear, consistent, rational and understandable summary of the organisation’s policies and procedures.
IPWEA (NSW) needs your USI
From 1 January 2015, all students doing nationally recognised training need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).To get your USI, go to www.usi.gov.auThis two day course is designed to introduce fundamental project management principles and techniques for specific applications to local government related work. The course is appropriate for all local government staff (works officers included) who are interested in the successful planning, implementation and evaluation of project work.
Participants are encouraged to bring along their own laptop or tablet to enhance their learning experience.