Certificate IV in Local Government

Jobs and Skills WA: Leadership and management courses
Boost your career in local government!

This qualification will set you up for a great career in local government including shires and councils, with a focus on both business administration and specialist roles such as operations. The training is delivered in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.

You'll gain a range of skills and knowledge including risk management, team leadership and communication, planning and organising, managing grant programs, mentoring, investigations, and much more!


Industry: Education and Community Services
National course code: LGA40120 | WA State ID: BGO1

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

Do you work in local government and need specialist administration skills to conduct internal audits and reviews of Council lessees, tenants, and service operators?

LGA40120 Certificate IV in Local Government (Regulatory Services) is the course for you! This nationally recognised qualification teaches you how to monitor areas under council jurisdiction, investigate breaches of legislation, prepare documentation and court evidence, then represent Council in legal proceedings. The course also covers community consultation, safety and general compliance.

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.