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Providing effective secretariat support

Suitable for: EL 1-2

Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Dates: 19 September (Canberra)
Registration: APS Learn
Contact: nationalcalendarteam [at] apsc.gov.au ( )

Program overview

This program covers the role of the secretariat when working across government, jurisdictions, teams and stakeholder groups. Examine the protocols of secretariats. Learn to coordinate and prepare meeting agendas. Appreciate how to contribute to committee effectiveness and to prepare appropriate documents.

Participant benefits

  • Understand the strategic and effective secretariat support required to manage complex and diverse relationships.
  • Learn the techniques available and plan and develop secretariat documents.
  • Apply good practices particularly in committees and areas of governance.


  • One-day workshop.