New suite of Local Government Training Products

During the long-anticipated review of the LGA04 Local Government Training Package, feedback from councils across the NT has helped to develop and strengthen the new national training standards, with products now released on

The Training Package had not undergone a review since 2004 so the need to consult with the sector to develop contemporary and fit-for-purpose training standards was imperative. 

The review saw the deletion of 223 units of competency, three skill sets and 23 qualifications, along with the implementation of 30 new units of competency, eight new skill sets and five new qualifications with strengthened core skills aligned to the council job roles of today.

For more information, please contact Alana Treagus on (08) 7913 7522 or email