Councillor Training Register

Under section 5.126 of the Local Government Act 1995, Councillors must complete Council Member Essentials training within 12 months of being elected to Council. This only applies to those Councillors elected at the ordinary election in October 2019. 

Under section 5.127 of the Local Government Act 1995, details of the the training completed by Councillors for the previous financial year must be published on the Town's website.

Cr Renée McLennan - Mayor

Mandatory Training

Cr McLennan is not required to complete mandatory training - exempt as a Diploma of Local Government has been completed.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government Not relevant as Diploma of Local Government has been completed
Serving on Council WALGA online 4 September 2017
Meeting Procedures Not relevant as Diploma of Local Government has been completed
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online 2015-2017
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online 24 November 2017

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Change Management Aha! Consulting 21 May 2020
Virtually Real Aha! Consulting 6 May 2020
Acknowledge This Aha! Consulting 5 May 2020
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Company Directors Course Australian Institute of Company Directors 2019
Certificate in Engagement IAP2 Australasia 2019
Changing Aging in Western Australia Bank of Ideas 3 December 2019
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019
Waste and Recycle Conference Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia 25-27 September 2019
Town Team Conference Town Team Movement September 2019
Professional Coaching Integral Development Associates September 2019
Innovation, Technology and Sustainability UDIA Residential Development September 2019
One Planet Living Training Bioregional 21 August 2019
The Road to Revitalisation - Perth's Urban Renewal Projects UDIA July 2019

Cr Kathryn Hamilton - Deputy Mayor

Mandatory Training

Cr Hamilton is not required to complete mandatory training.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online 24 November 2017

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019
Dealing with Conflict  WALGA 26 July 2019

Cr John Gangell 

Mandatory Training

Cr Gangell is required to complete mandatory training by 19 October 2020.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures WALGA 23 and 24 January 2020
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019

Cr Sarah Quinton

Mandatory Training

Cr Quinton is not required to complete mandatory training.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest WALGA Completed
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online 24 November 2017

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019
Local Government and Mental Health Forum WALGA 24 November 2019
Planning Practices - The Essentials WALGA 18 September 2019

Cr Jai Wilson

Mandatory Training

Cr Wilson is not required to complete mandatory training.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council WALGA 1 February 2018
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA 24 November 2017

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019

Cr Hilary MacWilliam

Mandatory Training

Cr MacWilliam is required to complete mandatory training by 19 October 2020.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council WALGA online 23 and 24 January 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA 10 December 2019
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA 9 December 2019

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Engagement Essentials IAP2 20-21 May 2020
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Changing Aging in Western Asutralia Bank of Ideas 3 December 2019
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019

Cr Chris Barty‚Äč

Mandatory Training

Cr Barty is required to complete mandatory training by 19 October 2020.

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online 24 January 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online 4-5 May 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online 29 March 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online 1 February 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online 1 June 2020

Professional Development

Title of Training Provider Date completed
Engagement Essentials IAP2 online 26 May 2020
Leadership Session Inspired Development 22 February 2020
Elected Member Induction Aha! Consulting 26 October 2019