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Programme Objectives:

  • Increased local government skills and knowledge through exposure to different approaches
  • Develop people who will lead local government in Queensland in the future
  • Provide an opportunity for participants to build valuable and relevant networks, providing stronger links and understanding between professions and councils
  • Develop people who will lead at all levels and across professions in their councils
  • Build appreciation and understanding of the wider issues in local government in Queensland
  • Utilise practical experiences and learnings from the local government sector to enable further professional leadership capacity
  • Provide training for emerging leaders that is not solely ‘management’ focused and exposes them to a wide variety of council situations
  • Retain passionate, skilled and competent employees in the local government sector

Key elements of the programme include:

  • Exposing participants to a broad range of local government experiences and insights at a shire, city, regional and aboriginal council perspective
  • In small teams, participants self-manage 1-2 workshops, necessitating the use of good communication skills, a high level of negotiation and influencing skills, project management and interpersonal skills
  • Exploring and evaluating local government case studies and other learning materials that can be readily applied to daily leadership and management practices in a work environment
  • Participation in the group project and combined team memoire

The Propeller Programme commences with the Introductory Forum (Days 1 and 2) on Tuesday 25 February and Wednesday 26 February 2020 being held in Brisbane.  The 6 Workshops (Days 3-8) and the Final Forum (Day 9) will be located at different host councils in Queensland. 
Please refer to the Programme Information sheet for full details.

The Programme Fee is $3,500 (GST inclusive) per person
. Please refer to the Programme Information sheet for the inclusions, and additional charges.

Nominations close shortly:  to nominate, contact us NOW!  Phone

Full Information and documentation for the 2020 Programme:

For further information:

Lisa Hamilton
Programme Facilitator
Telephone: 07 3174 5005

Propeller Programme 2019 
Group Project and Memoire

Click here to view the Propeller Programme 2019 Group Project:  LGKE PROGRAM - BUSINESS CASE

 Memoire 2018



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