Public Service For New Starters

OVERVIEWThis comprehensive workshop provides new staff with the knowledge and skills to contribute to successful public service outcomes.

Participants develop a practical understanding of the major types of activities undertaken by public servants.

WHO IS IT FOR?Individuals entering the public service
DELIVERYFace-to-face training or virtual workshop

Work-based activities, including presentations, group tasks and case studies

Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the broad structure, history and framework for government
  • Able to explain the roles, responsibilities and interactions of key actors in government
  • Confident understanding of the authorities and responsibilities attached to public servants
  • Practical understanding of the core functions performed by public servants, including:
  • Engagement with parliamentary processes
  • policy development and review processes
  • Professional standards
  • Procurement and contracting
  • Budgeting, expenditure and finance
  • Managing information and record-keeping.

Please contact us on 1300 950 251 for further information and booking enquiries.