Elected Member Training Register 

Council is committed to the continuing professional development of Elected Members to provide them with the skills and knowledge to perform their roles as leaders in their community.

Under section 5.126 of the Local Government Act 1995 all Elected Members must complete five modules of the compulsory training course Council Member Essentials within 12 months of being elected, unless exempt.

The Shire is required to report on who has completed the compulsory training.

Cr James Martin - President

Compulsory Training

Cr Martin was required to complete the compulsory training modules by 19 October 2020.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 23 September 2020
Serving on Council WALGA 22 September 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA 15 September 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 14 September 2020
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 22 September 2020

Professional Development

2021/2022

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
The Role of Mayors and Presidents WALGA 24 November 2021

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Paige McNeil - Deputy President

Compulsory Training

Cr McNeil is required to complete the compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 16 November 2021
Serving on Council WALGA 29 November 2021
Meeting Procedures WALGA 18 November 2021
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 16 November 2021
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 9 December 2021

Professional Development

2021/2022

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
The Role of Mayors and Presidents WALGA 24 November 2021

Cr John Daw

Compulsory Training

Cr Daw is not required to complete Council Member Essentials. He is exempt as a Diploma of Local Government has been completed

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 27 January 2021
Serving on Council WALGA 16 April 2019
Meeting Procedures WALGA 27 January 2021
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 27 January 2021
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 27 January 2021

Professional Development

2021/2022

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Manage Policy Development WALGA 10 May 2021
Manage Assets Sustainably WALGA 5 May 2021
Contribute to Land Use Planning WALGA 26 April 2021
Manage Conflict WALGA 18 February 2021
Provide Leadership within the Council and Community WALGA 18 February 2021
Conduct work within a Compliance Framework WALGA 16 February 2021
Undertake Councillor Roles and Responsibilities WALGA 27 January 2021
Perform the Role of an Elected Member WALGA 27 January 2021
Contribute to Effective Decision Making WALGA 27 January 2021
Develop and Implement Strategic Plans WALGA 22 January 2021

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Doug Jeans

Compulsory Training

Cr Jeans was required to complete the compulsory training modules by 19 October 2019.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA
Serving on Council WALGA
Meeting Procedures WALGA
Conflicts of Interest WALGA
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Amy Collins

Compulsory Training

Cr Collins was required to complete the compulsory training modules by 19 October 2019.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 25 August 2020
Serving on Council WALGA 22 September 2020
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 23 August 2020
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 23 August 2020

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Simon Cuthbert

Compulsory Training

Cr Cuthbert was required to complete the compulsory training modules by 19 October 2019.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 19 October 2020
Serving on Council WALGA 19 October 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA 19 October 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 22 July 2020
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 19 October 2020

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Matthew Corica

Compulsory Training

Cr Corica was required to complete the compulsory training modules by 19 October 2019.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government WALGA 2 October 2020
Serving on Council WALGA 5 October 2020
Meeting Procedures WALGA 28 September 2020
Conflicts of Interest WALGA 27 September 2020
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 3 October 2020

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

2020/2021

Nil

2019/2020

Nil

Cr Neridah Zlatnik

Compulsory Training

Cr Zlatnik is required to complete the compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets WALGA 8 December 2021

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

Cr Luke Ellery

Compulsory Training

Cr Zlatnik is required to complete the compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

Cr Trish Cook

Compulsory Training

Cr Cook is required to complete the  compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

Cr Jo Cicchini

Compulsory Training

Cr Cicchini is required to complete the compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil

Cr Karen Beale

Compulsory Training

Cr Beale is required to complete the compulsory training modules by 16 October 2022.

Title of Training Provider Date Completed
Understanding Local Government
Serving on Council
Meeting Procedures
Conflicts of Interest
Understanding Financial Report and Budgets

Professional Development

2021/2022

Nil