Register of elected member training

Council is committed to the professional development of elected members to assist with fulfillment of their role as an elected member.

Under section 5.126 of the Local Government Act 1995, each council member must complete Council Member Essentials training within 12 months of being elected to Council. This only applies to those members elected at the ordinary election in October 2019 and the extraordinary election in February 2020.

Council also adopted Policy 021 - Elected Member Professional Development, as required by the Local Government Act 1995, that encourages individual and group professional development.

This information is updated monthly.

Mayor Karen Vernon

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 19 October 2020.

Title of training Provider Date completed 
Understanding Local Government  WALGA online 27 September 2020
Serving on Council  WALGA online 28 September 2020
Meeting Procedures  WALGA online 30 September 2020
Conflicts of Interest  WALGA online 26 September 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online 4 October 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Mini Master of Business Administration 
Course
Australian Institute of Management WA  

 

 

Deputy Mayor Bronwyn Ife

Mandatory training 

Not required to complete mandatory training.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  12 July 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online  14 October 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online 7 July 2020 
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  9 January 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  16 October 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

 

Cr Brian Oliver

Mandatory training

Not required to complete mandatory training. 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

 

Cr Vicki Potter

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 19 October 2020.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  18 October 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online  18 October 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  18 October 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  18 October 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  19 October 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021

 

 

Cr Claire Anderson

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 19 October 2020.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  26 August 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online  15 October 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  10 August 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  6 July 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  4 October 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021

 

 

 

Cr Ronhhda Potter

Mandatory training 

Not required to complete mandatory training.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  Not complete
Serving on Council WALGA online  Not complete
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  Not complete
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  Not complete
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  Not complete

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021

 

 

 

Cr Jesvin Karimi

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 19 October 2020.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  18 January 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online  11 August 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  14 January 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  23 January 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  29 September 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021

 

 

 

Cr Wilfred Hendriks

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 19 October 2020.

Name of professional development Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  26 December 2019
Serving on Council WALGA online  7 September 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  26 December 2019
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  23 December 2019
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  24 September 2020

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021

 

 

 

Cr Luana Lisandro

Mandatory training 

Mandatory training to be completed by 28 February 2021.

Title of training Provider  Date completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA online  17 May 2020
Serving on Council WALGA online  24 February 2021
Meeting Procedures WALGA online  9 May 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA online  11 May 2020
Understanding Financial Reports and Budgets WALGA online  26 February 2021

 

Professional development

Title of training Provider Date completed
Trees in a Liveable City: An Urban Forest Conference WALGA 27 November 2020
Cultural and strategy training Circle Leadership 9 March 2021
 Aboriginal Cultural Awareness workshop Auspire 21 April 2021