Chairing Meetings in Local Government

We provide a range of nationally recognised qualifications (local government specific) and council-specific non-accredited short courses as well as other professional development training options.

Who should Attend?

Any staff member who requires skills in organising and managing Executive level or Council meetings. This training course is designed to give you the tools you need to initiate and manage your high-level meetings. You will learn planning and leading techniques that will give you the confidence to run a meeting that will engage your attendees and meet legislative requirements.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will gain improved meeting management skills including how best to plan and action such an event, ensuring the smooth and accurate running of a meeting. By the end of this workshop, participants will know how to plan and prepare, action and close an effective council or executive meeting.

Short Course details

Short Course Topics
planning and preparing
identifying participants, venue, time
creating agendas
setting up the meeting space
meeting roles and responsibilities
chairing a meeting
dealing with disruptions
taking minutes
making the most of your meetings
Our instructor-led training course provides participants with an interactive session including group discussions, case study reviews and Question and Answer sessions. Our trainers can customise or tailor the course to your specifications or needs and deliver in-house providing you with a cost-effective and efficient training session.
Duration & location
Our standard structure for this workshop is 1 day and can be delivered in any metropolitan or regional area of Queensland. Customisation is available based on individual council requirements.
Fees & Inclusions
Please contact Peak Services for course fees or a proposal for onsite/in-house training.

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