Elected Members Annual Training

Training for Council Members

Section 5.126 of the Local Government Act 1995 requires each Council Member to complete training in accordance with regulations.

Regulation 35 of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996 currently prescribes that the course titled Council Member Essentials must be completed within 12 months of being elected.

The Council Member Essentials course consists of 5 modules as follows:

  • Understanding Local Government
  • Serving on Council
  • Meeting Procedures
  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

Training completed by Council Members each financial year is required to be published on the Shire’s website by the 31 July each year in accordance with Section 5.127 of the Local Government Act 1995.

TRAINING RECORDS

Cr Elsta Foy                                   Dated Elected:  19 October 2019

Council Member Essentials Course Completed: 12 June 2020

Module Name

 Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

11 June 2020

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

17 January 2020

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

11 June 2020

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

17 January 2020

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

12 June 2020

 

Cr Chris Mitchell                          Date Elected:    19 October 2019

Council Member Essentials Course Completed: 18 May 2021

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

18 May 2021

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

21 August 2020

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

18 May 2021

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

20 August 2020

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

18 May 2021

 

Cr Bruce Rudeforth                      Date Elected:    19 October 2019

Council Member Essentials Course Completed: 30 November 2020

Module Name

Training Provider


Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

30 November 2020

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

20 January 2020

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

30 November 2020

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

21 January 2020

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

30 November 2020

 

Cr Peter Taylor                              Date Elected:    16 October 2021

Council Member Essentials Course Completed: 28 March 2021

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

6 March 2021

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

14 March 2021

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

28 March 2021

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

14 March 2021

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

28 March 2021

 

Cr Nik Wevers                               Date Elected:    19 October 2019

Council Member Essentials Course Completed: 29 June 2020

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

29 June 2020

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

19 January 2020

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

29 June 2020

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

19 January 2020

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

29 June 2020

 

Cr Desiree Male                                Date Elected:  16 October 2021

Council Member Essentials Course Completed:   22 June 2022

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

20 June 2022

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

20 June 2022

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

20 June 2022

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

22 June 2022

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Competent

20 June 2022

 

Cr Harold Tracey                               Date Elected:  16 October 2021

Council Member Essentials Course Completed:  29 September 2022

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Enrolled

29 September 2022

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Enrolled

29 September 2022

 

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

5 March 2022

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

25 February 2022

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Enrolled

29 September 2022

 

Cr Philip Matsumoto                      Date Elected:     16 October 2021

Council Member Essentials Course Completed:  14 October 2022

Module Name

Training Provider

Status

Date Completed

Serving on Council

WALGA

Competent

24 June 2022

Understanding Local Government

WALGA

Competent

22 June 2022

Meeting Procedures

WALGA

Competent

27 June 2022

Conflicts of Interest

WALGA

Competent

24 June 2022

Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

WALGA

Enrolled

14 October 2022