Public Interest Disclosure for Council Officers - eLearning Course

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?

This Public Interest Disclosure (PID) course is suited to Queensland local government officers at all levels. It has been developed and contextualised to include local government scenarios.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will gain an understanding of Public Interest Disclosure, the Act, procedures around completing a PID and the roles of all stakeholders in the PID process. Peak’s online program provides a range of multiple-choice, true or false and interactive case scenarios that are used to assess knowledge gained from this training program

eLearning Course Summary

Our eLearning course outlines the Public Interest Disclosure 2010 Act, the purpose and objectives of the Act and the processes required to make a PID.

eLearning Course details

eLearning Course Topics
What is a Public Interest Disclosure?
Introduction to PID and the PID Act 2010 (the Act)
The Act and PID procedures purpose and objectives of the Act
What is a Public-Sector Entity?
What are the fundamental requirements for a PID?
Public interest information
Appropriate disclosure (subjective or objective?)
Proper authority and legislation
Disclosure options
Procedures to deal with PIDS
Establishing procedures
Making a PID
Prior to making a PID and how to report
After a submission and when no action is required
Benefits of PIDs and consequences of not disclosing
Delivery & location
This online course has been developed by Peak Services. Courses can be delivered via your own Learning Management System or by access to the course on our LMS. Certificates of completion can be printed on successful completion of your online training program. Please contact us to discuss your course purchases on 07 3000 2148 or

Approximately 45 minutes


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