Powers & Duties of a Local Government Engineer - Face to Face
Who Should Attend This Course?
Local Government Engineers, Consultants and Transport for NSW personnel.
The objective of this course is to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to be an effective practitioner in NSW local government engineering and engineering management sectors.
IPWEA NSW and the presenter aim to ensure that participants obtain the necessary legal knowledge and practical skills to resolve challenges associated with the provision of infrastructure. This could be in construction, reconstruction, maintenance or administrative processes that local government provides on behalf of local communities, whilst complying with the provisions of NSW legislation. Participants will acquire the skills and knowledge to solve ‘real’ problems in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Presenter: Ken Halstead
Ken Halstead an experienced civil engineer town planner who was employed in local government for a period of 29 years in both rural and metropolitan councils. He held senior engineering management positions including Municipal or Shire Engineer for 20 years. Ken was employed as a part time lecturer for a period of 16 years while employed in local government and full time senior Lecturer for a preriod of 23 years at UTS.
Accommodation: Overnight accommodation is not provided for Delegates. You will need to organize your own accommodation if required.
What is required:
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.