The Role of Mayors and Presidents


This training program aims to guide Mayors and Presidents on their role and responsibilities and provides an insight on how to be a successful community leader through effective communication, speaking on behalf of the Council, presiding at meetings and mentoring Elected Members.
This workshop is a great opportunity to network with other Mayors and Presidents and exchange ideas and experiences.

Target Audience

Mayors and Presidents.

Learning Outcomes

  • The role and responsibilites of a Mayor/President
  • Leadership and communication skills during emergencies and recovery as the official Local Government spokesperson
  • Conduct of Elected Members
  • Mediation and potential conflicts
  • Communication protocols and how to navigate Social Media
  • Presiding and setting the tone at meetings
  • Mentor and training opportunities for Elected Members


  • 24 November 2021 - via Face-to-Face @ WALGA


9:30am to 3:00pm

Course Fees

$295.00 Incl GST

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