BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management

WORKSHOP

Public Service For New Starters

OVERVIEW This 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
DURATION 1 day
DELIVERY Face-to-face training 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.