Local Government Courses
TME are specialists in Local Government training with extensive experience working with operational works staff. We understand that all Councils are different, this is why we tailor our training to meet your Council’s needs. With qualifications, short courses and consultancy services ranging from road maintenance to management, our experienced trainers and consultants will work with you to develop a program that meets operational and individual staff development objectives.
LGA30304 Certificate III in Local Government (Operational Works)
This program is designed for Council works officers who are responsible for the maintenance of Council roads, drainage, bridges and other assets. The program develops skills in leadership, customer service, planning works and asset maintenance techniques. It is ideally suited for frontline staff who are keen to further develop their workplace skills with the view to move into acting leadership or supervisory roles in the future.
LGA40404 Certificate IV in Local Government (Operational Works)
BSB40315 Certificate IV in Customer Engagement
A qualification designed specifically for those who provide service to Local Government customers as a core function of their role. This program develops awareness of Council and community expectations of service delivery and focuses on improving customer interactions.
This qualification is designed for aspiring managers and leaders. The course develops skills in the management of people and operational processes.
Developing Leaders in Local Government
Project Management Workshop
This program introduces useful tools
This interactive workshop can incorporate your Council project management templates and policies where applicable.
Providing Service to the Community
This workshop focuses on the important role Council officers play in providing service to the community. The workshop develops knowledge of
Safety in the Workplace
This program introduces occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation. It creates awareness of Council policies and procedures and the responsibilities of all staff members in maintaining a safe work environment.
We encourage a proactive approach to OHS in the workplace, focusing on how individuals can contribute to creating a safer work environment. The program also serves as a timely reminder of the importance of observing safe work practices.
Working with Interpreters
Council’s operate within a growing multi-cultural society. Communicating with customers of non-English speaking backgrounds can be challenging for many staff. This program focuses on techniques to assist communication with linguistically diverse customers with particular focus on using interpreting services effectively. This workshop is
Fixing Potholes Workshop
This workshop is designed to assist Local Government and contractor employees identify defects found on sealed and unsealed roads. The program outlines the possible causes of defects and appropriate repair options. The workshop is a practical and interactive session focusing primarily on local roads and will provide participants with the opportunity to share valuable knowledge and experiences.
Bridge Maintenance Workshop
This workshop is aimed at bridge asset managers, works supervisors and field staff responsible for the management, inspection, maintenance and rehabilitation of local bridges. The workshop aims to assist practitioners to recognize bridge condition problems, ways to report
Maintenance of Sealed Roads
This workshop provides Council Works oﬃcers with a practical and understandable guide for the better management of sealed road pavements. This is achieved by providing knowledge of the latest methods in pavement design procedures, developments in road surfacing technology and road building practices for sealed local roads in urban, rural and remote areas around Australia.
Management of Unsealed Roads
The workshop provides the local roads practitioner with a practical and understandable guide for the better management of
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