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National Calendar

Working with people

Communication

Decision making and advice

Strategy and innovation

Working effectively in the APS

Professional public service

Building your career

Management

HR/L&D Specialists/Selection panels

Program

Target Audience

July

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

Fees

Duration

Working with people

                 
Building relationships and engagement APS-EL   20     12   675 1 day workshop
Conflict resolution APS 3-6     6       697 1 day workshop
Dealing with change APS-EL       12     325 1/2 day workshop & e-learning
EA & SES:  A partnership in performance SES/EA's   17     16   325 1/2 day workshop
Engaging Stakeholders APS-EL     3-4       1325 2 day workshop
Working in teams APS-EL       30     675 1 day workshop
Working with diversity APS-EL         16   325 1/2 day workshop & e-learning

Communication

                 
Compelling communication APS-EL       16-17  19-20   1325 2 day workshop & e-learning
Editing and proofreading APS 4-EL 2 11   10   19   675 1 day workshop
Effective workplace reading APS-EL     19       675 1 day workshop
Essential writing for APS 1-4 levels APS 1-4   6   19   4 675 1 day workshop
Essential writing for APS 5-6 levels APS 5-6 2

1, 20

3, 14 4 5 5 675 1 day workshop
Essential writing for Executive Levels EL 1-2 12   12   8   675 1 day workshop
Grammar and punctuation APS 1-6 16     15     675 1 day workshop
How to write high impact speeches APS 4-EL 2       11     675 1 day workshop
Influencing, negotiation and persuasion APS 1-6   16   18   6 675 1 day workshop
Influencing, negotiation and persuasion for Executive levels EL 1-2 26     8     675 1 day workshop
Minute taking skills APS 1-6   15 24    19   675 1 day workshop
Plain English APS 1-6         21   675 1 day workshop
Practical tips for briefing the executive         26     325 1/2 day workshop
Presentation skills APS-EL   6    11     675 1 day workshop
Professional representational skills APS 4-EL 2       25     675 1 day workshop
Report writing in the APS  APS-EL 19     8   3 675 1 day workshop

Decision making and advice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
APS decision making APS-EL     7       675 1 day workshop
Briefing and responding to APS decision-makers, ministers and parliament APS 5-EL 2     20   13   675 1 day workshop
Improving analytical and critical reasoning APS-EL   7-8     7-8   1325 2 day workshop
Using statistics TBC       25   10 675 1 day workshop

Strategy and Innovation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Creative thinking at work APS 6-EL 2         12-13   1325 2 day workshop
Strategic thinking APS 4-6 19   7   9   675 1 day workshop

Working effectively in the APS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Developing project management expertise APS 4-6     25-26   19-20   1325 2 day workshop
Effective time management APS 3-EL 1   14     29   675 1 day workshop
Procurement essentials and contract management APS-EL     17  2 2, 28 (recall day)   875 1 day workshop & 1/2 day recall
Providing effective secretariat support EL 1-2     19       675 1 day workshop
Structuring work APS-EL     17-18   9 (recall day)   1625 2 day workshop & 1/2 day recall
The professional executive assistant APS 4-EL 1 9     12     675 1 day workshop
Working effectively at the APS5 level APS 4-5 18       13   675 1 day workshop
Working effectively at the APS6 level APS 5-6 19    13 16 14   675 1 day workshop
Working effectively at the EL1 level APS 6-EL 1   6, 7 12  17 27   675 1 day workshop
Working effectively at the EL2 level EL 1-2   8     28   675 1 day workshop

Professional public service craft

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How we work in the APS

                 
APS ethics and values APS-EL             325 1/2 day workshop
APS frameworks APS-EL       29     675 1 day workshop

Working with Government

                 
Appearing before Parliamentary Committees EL 2-SES     27       675 1 day workshop
Producing a quality Cabinet submission All levels 12 23   18 28 12 675 1 day workshop
Working with the Minister APS 5-EL 2       26     325 1/2 day workshop

Policy

                 
Policy formulation and advice: introduction APS 5-6   27-28   9-10   4-5 1325 2 day workshop
Policy formulation and advice:  advanced APS 5-6       23-24     1325 2 day workshop
Policy implementation EL 1-2         14-15   1325 2 day workshop
Producing new policy proposals APS 5-SES B1   22   17   11 675 1 day workshop

Governance

                 
Financial management and budgeting EL 2-SES             675 1 day workshop
Financial management: introduction APS 5-6     10       675 1 day workshop
Financial management: advanced APS 5-6         2   675 1 day workshop
Financial skills: introduction APS 1-4             675 1 day workshop
Financial skills: advanced APS 1-4             675 1 day workshop

Regulation

                 
Introduction to better practice regulation APS-EL       30-31     1325 2 day workshop
Regulatory practitioners and managers APS 6-EL 2         8-9   1325 2 day workshop

Service provision

                 
Delivering quality service APS-EL       19     325 1/2 day workshop

Building your career

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
How to apply for a job in the APS (APS level) APS 1-6 27     5     675 1 day workshop
How to apply for a job in the APS (Executive level) APS 6-EL 1       4     675 1 day workshop
Practical tips for being successful at interview (APS levels) APS 1-6         29   325 1/2 day workshop
Practical tips for being successful at interview (executive level) APS 6-EL 1         30   325 1/2 day workshop
Writing a winning APS job application (APS level) APS 1-6         22   325 1/2 day workshop
Writing a winning APS job application (EL level) APS 6-EL 1         23   325 1/2 day workshop

Management

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Building and leading high performing teams APS-EL 16       1   675 1 day workshop
Coaching and developing others EL-SES     24-25       1325 2 day workshop & e-learning
Conflict resolution for managers EL 1-2       9-10     1187 2 day workshop
EL 1 Leading and managing small teams EL1      24-26   13-15   2820 3 day workshop
EL 1 Masterclass EL1       23-25    4-6 2820 3 day workshop
Getting the most out of diversity APS-EL         20   675 1 day workshop & e-learning
How to provide performance feedback APS 6-EL 2 6       26   325 1/2 day workshop
Leading successful projects EL 1-2         5-6   1325 2 day workshop
Management in action APS-EL     10-12     4-6 1975 3 day workshop
Mentoring others APS 6-EL 2         2   675 1 day workshop
Performance management APS-EL       9-10     1325 2 day workshop & e-learning
Planning and managing change APS-EL       23-24     1325 2 day workshop
Strategic leadership EL 1-2 26     11   3 675 1 day workshop

HR/L&D Specialists/Selection panels

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Getting that selection right APS 4-EL 2       22     675 1 day workshop
Harassment contact officer: refresher APS-EL       8     675 1 day workshop
Harassment contact officer: training APS-EL     19-20       1325 2 day workshop