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School Council Training for 2022 has commenced. All events are listed on this page and are Virtual (Live) Events. Please check back if a convenient date is not available, as new events are added on a regular basis.

Please identify the session(s) you would like to attend and register by pressing the ‘Click here to register for an event’ option. More details on how to access your event will be sent to you via email upon registration. Please check junk and spam folders and get in touch if you do not receive an email from us following registration (contact details below). 

Please note: *There are strictly no “walk-ins” for this training. All participants must register including all participants from the host school. Student members must be registered on our website by the school principal or another authorised school staff member. Please log in with your staff email details and follow the prompts to sign up the student member.

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If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at [email protected] OR telephone us on (03) 9946 6800.

 

Governance Training

Governance training is open to all school councillors and principals and:

  • Discusses roles and responsibilities & clarifies legislative requirements
  • Helps develop skills and knowledge to support work in strategic planning, finance, policy development and review
  • Provides case studies discussion to understand common issues for school councils
  • Assists school councillors to support the principal in achieving the best possible outcomes for students

Strategic Planning Training

Strategic Planning training is recommended for all school councillors and develops the skills necessary for each year of the school review cycle. The training is especially relevant for councils with newer members and for schools who are undertaking a review and development of a new School Strategic Plan (SSP). The training focuses on school council’s role in setting the broad vision and direction for the school, including:

  • Overseeing the development, implementation of, monitoring and evaluating the SSP and AIP   
  • Overseeing the evaluation and diagnosis of school performance in the review process and school self-evaluation 
  • Engaging the community in the strategic planning process, endorsing the SSP and Annual implementation Plans (AIP) and communicating the school’s strategic direction to the school community 
  • Approving the annual report to the school community

Finance Training

Finance training can be undertaken by all school councillors and helps to collectively strengthen the council’s knowledge of its responsibilities with regards to school finances.  This module is especially recommended for treasurers, presidents, principals and school councillors who are members of a finance sub-committee. The finance training focuses on:

  • The process of developing a school budget to support the school’s strategic direction and overseeing the school’s financial performance 
  • Internal controls and council’s role in monitoring and reporting on expenditure of the school budget 
  • Council’s role in overseeing investing and fundraising by the school

President Training

President training is open to presidents, principals, vice-presidents, and other councillors or executive support staff who play a support role for the president and:

  • Helps participants understand what makes an effective school council
  • Discusses ways that councils can engage the school community
  • Provides guidance about the supports and information available to people in this role
  • Provides information about running meetings and representing the school

 

Governance Training is available in the following locations:

School Available seats Mode Address Date Time Book
Deanside Primary School 4 Virtual (Live)
Event
38 Conservatory Drive, Deanside, 3336 2022-05-24 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Mitcham Primary School 10 Virtual (Live)
Event
294 Mitcham Road, Mitcham , 3132 2022-05-24 6:45pm - 9:00pm Book
Alvie Primary School 12 Virtual (Live)
Event
40 Wool Wool Rd, Alvie VIC , 3249 2022-05-25 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Thomas Chirnside Primary School 9 Virtual (Live)
Event
85 Walls Road Werribee 3030, 3030 2022-05-26 6:00pm - 8:15pm Book
State Wide Event - Governance 12 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-05-27 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
Whitfield District Primary School 18 Virtual (Live)
Event
6182 Mansfield Road, Whitfield, 3733 2022-05-30 6:00pm - 8:15pm Book
Leitchville Primary School 20 Virtual (Live)
Event
2-4 Hawken Street, Leitchville , 3567 2022-05-30 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Lake Bolac College 20 Virtual (Live)
Event
90 Montgomery Street, Lake Bolac, 3351 2022-05-31 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Greater Shepparton Secondary College 2 Virtual (Live)
Event
31-71 Hawdon Street, Shepparton , 3630 2022-06-01 6:30pm - 8:45pm Book
Deer Park North Primary School 12 Virtual (Live)
Event
18-36 Mawson Ave, Deer Park , 3023 2022-06-07 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
Wooranna Park Primary School 22 Virtual (Live)
Event
89-105 Carlton Rd, Dandenong North, 3175 2022-06-07 6:00pm - 8:15pm Book
Fitzroy North Primary School 15 Virtual (Live)
Event
3 Fergie Street Fitzroy, 3068 2022-06-07 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - Governance 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-09 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
Braybrook College 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
352 Ballarat Road, Braybrook, 3019 2022-06-14 5:15pm - 7:30pm Book
Longwarry Primary School 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
5 McCrae Street, Longwarry, 3816 2022-06-14 5:45pm - 8:00pm Book
The University High School 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
77 Story Street, Parkville VICTORIA , 3052 2022-06-15 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Wyndham Park Primary School 24 Virtual (Live)
Event
59-77 Kookaburra Avenue, Werribee, 3030 2022-06-20 5:00pm - 7:15pm Book
John Henry Primary School 18 Virtual (Live)
Event
141 Henry Road, Pakenham, 3810 2022-06-20 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Moonee Ponds West Primary School 23 Virtual (Live)
Event
150 Athol Street, Moonee Ponds, 3039 2022-06-20 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Little River Primary School 23 Virtual (Live)
Event
21 Flinders Street, Little River, 3211 2022-06-21 5:30pm - 7:45pm Book
Camp Hill Primary School 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
50 Gaol Road, 3550 2022-06-21 5:30pm - 7:45pm Book
State Wide Event - Governance 24 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-22 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Balwyn North Primary School 21 Virtual (Live)
Event
Buchanan Avenue Balwyn North, 3104 2022-07-13 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book

Strategic Planning Training is available in the following locations:

School Available seats Mode Address Date Time Details
State Wide Event - Strategic Planning 14 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-05-24 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - Strategic Planning 0 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-05-26 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - Strategic Planning 10 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-03 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
State Wide Event - Strategic Planning 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-16 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
State Wide Event - Strategic Planning 24 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-16 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Wonthaggi Primary School 24 Virtual (Live)
Event
18 Billson Street Wonthaggi 3995, 3995 2022-07-26 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book

Finance Training is available in the following locations:

School Available seats Mode Address Date Time Details
State Wide Event - Finance 0 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-05-26 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - Finance 6 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-05-31 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Princes Hill Secondary College 12 Virtual (Live)
Event
Arnold Street, Princes Hill , 3054 2022-05-31 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Strathmore Primary School 14 Virtual (Live)
Event
14-34 Lloyd Street, Strathmore, 3041 2022-06-14 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - Finance 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-17 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
Moreland Primary School 21 Virtual (Live)
Event
157-163 Moreland Rd, Coburg, 3058 2022-06-20 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Ringwood North Primary School 22 Virtual (Live)
Event
172 Oban Road Maroondah , 3134 2022-06-21 6:45pm - 9:00pm Book
State Wide Event - Finance 24 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-22 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
Heathcote Primary School 21 Virtual (Live)
Event
31 Herriot St, Heathcote, 3523 2022-07-27 5:00pm - 7:15pm Book

President Training is available in the following locations:

School Available seats Mode Address Date Time Details
STH EASTERN (Metro) DET AREA, Sth Melb, Bayside Peninsula 3 Virtual (Live)
Event
Unit 5, 134- 136 Cambridge Street, 3066 2022-05-24 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
STH EASTERN (Regional) DET AREA, Outer & Inner Gippsland 4 Virtual (Live)
Event
Unit 5, 134- 136 Cambridge Street, 3066 2022-05-25 6:15pm - 8:30pm Book
State Wide Event - President 25 Virtual (Live)
Event
17/31 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 2022-06-23 10:30am - 12:45pm Book
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* Please note:
As noted above, there are NO walk ins. All participants must register including ALL participants from the host school.
If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at [email protected] OR telephone us on (03) 9946 6800.