26 Jun 24

Webinar: Pseudo lawyers, sovereign citizens – what does the research tell us?

Your guide to the world view of a pseudo lawyer, sovereign citizen or community sheriff, and interacting with these groups respectfully and safely.

04 Jul 24

Presenting to Council

A one-day workshop on how to provide advice to elected members including understanding meeting protocols, how to present your report and respond to questions, and what to expect in a challenging political environment.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

22 Jul 24 - 26 Jul 24

Quality Assurance for Local Government

This Frank Capability course builds the technical and interpersonal skills needed for ensuring final written outputs are logically sound and error-free.

    23 Jul 24 - 24 Jul 24

    Democracy Professionals Forum

    At the 2024 Democracy Professionals Forum (formerly the Governance Professional’s Forum) we will explore democracy, how its reach is wider than governance, the different areas of expertise needed in this role, and what a career pathway entails. The Forum is a valuable opportunity to learn from and network with leading experts in the field.

    Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

    12 Aug 24 - 16 Aug 24

    Evidence and Data for Local Government Decisions

    This Frank Capability course builds the skills and knowledge required to select and use the most relevant evidence and data to support decision making in local government.

    29 Aug 24 - 26 Sep 24

    Online: Writing for Local Government Decisions

    This course is the flagship course in our extended capability offering, teaching a process that officers advising council can use to support decision making on local government issues and writing compelling papers for senior leaders and elected members.

    11 Sep 24 - 13 Sep 24

    Annual Conference

    Registrations are open for our 2024 Taituarā Conference, taking place at the Aotea Centre, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland, on 11 – 13 September.

    Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

    14 Oct 24 - 18 Oct 24

    Quality Assurance for Local Government

    This Frank Capability course builds the technical and interpersonal skills needed for ensuring final written outputs are logically sound and error-free.

      15 Oct 24 - 12 Nov 24

      Online: Writing for Local Government Decisions

      This course is the flagship course in our extended capability offering, teaching a process that officers advising council can use to support decision making on local government issues and writing compelling papers for senior leaders and elected members.