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Register for Double Diploma of Leadership & Business Management

Want to build and enhance your leadership and business management capabilities, with accreditation? Wait and look no further! Register for the Double Diploma: BSB50420-Diploma of Leadership and BSB50120-Diploma of Business offered by LG Training Academy (LGTA)!   LG Training Academy (Code 45450) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) owned by LGP and supported by LGNSW. …

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Responding to the NSW Anti-slavery Commissioner’s Guidance on Reasonable Steps

In December 2023, the NSW Anti-slavery Commissioner released his Guidance on Reasonable Steps (GRS) to manage modern slavery risks in operations and supply chains. The GRS came into effect on 1 January 2024. It sets out the main issues and concepts to be understood to meet reporting and due diligence expectations (i.e undertake ‘reasonable steps’) …

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Register for Double Diploma – Leadership & Business Management

Looking to gain accreditation for the pursuit of excellence in leadership and business management?   Wait no further- Register for the Double Diploma: BSB50420-Diploma of Leadership and BSB50120-Diploma of Business offered by LG Training Academy (code 45450). LG Training Academy (LGTA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) owned by LGP and supported by LGNSW. To …

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Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) VS Sustainability: Why it is Important for Local Government

In recent years, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors have gained significant attraction in the context of sustainability and responsible investment. As organisations increasingly prioritise sustainability in their business practices, it becomes imperative to understand the nuances between the sustainability and ESG terms and how procurement and tendering function in local government can embed ESG …

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Register for Nationally Recognised Qualifications

Looking to gain accreditation for the pursuit of excellence in leadership and business management? Register for the nationally recognised qualifications offered by LG Training Academy (code 45450)!   LG Training Academy (LGTA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) owned by LGP and supported by LGNSW. It offers several accredited qualifications targeted specifically at the local government sector. …

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Elevate Leadership Mastery With LGP High Performance Hub

Secure your place now for the High-Performance Hub Fundamentals program starting 20th February 2024. We are proud to announce the commencement of our first High-Performance Hub Fundamentals program starting 20th February 2024. To listen to others that have participated in a similar session., click here. If you are interested or have staff members that would …

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Accreditation in Leadership and Business Management

Looking to gain accreditation for the pursuit of excellence in leadership and business management? Register for the nationally recognised qualifications offered by LG Training Academy (code 45450) LG Training Academy (LGTA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) owned by LGP and supported by LGNSW. It offers several accredited qualifications targeted specifically at the local government sector. …

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VendorPanel and LGP: Why it Makes Sense

Local Government Procurement (LGP) strives to help council procurement teams get consistent value, cost savings and efficiency from their procurement activities. But are you getting the maximum value from this service? Join us on 14th February at 2:00pm (AEDT) for a collaborative webinar with LGP, where we’ll explore the benefits of our partnership for councils …

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Certificate IV in Procurement and Contracting – Final Call to Enrol!

Certificate IV in Procurement and Contracting – Final Call to Enrol! Don’t miss this opportunity! It will be a while until the next intake!   In partnership with Major Training Services Pty. Ltd. (code 90748), LGP delivers several procurement and contracting qualifications including this upcoming one! Overview This qualification allows for the attainment of occupational …

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Procurement and Contracting Accreditation

Procurement and contracting accreditation! Enrol Now!   PSP40616 Certificate IV in Procurement and Contracting (Starts 13 Dec 2023) In partnership with Major Training Services Pty. Ltd. (code 90748), LGP delivers several procurement and contracting qualifications including this upcoming one! Overview This qualification allows for the attainment of occupational specific competencies for those responsible for the procurement …

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Sustainable Procurement and ISO 20400

Sustainable procurement isn’t just about being ‘green’, nor is it limited to environmental impacts. Sustainable procurement is about good business practice that focusses on socially and ethically responsible procurement delivering value for money solutions that create positive environmental and social impact. Sustainable procurement is protecting the environment, strengthening local economies and supporting communities. It better …

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Procurement Outsourcing in Local Government

Procurement outsourcing refers to the process of delegating procurement-related activities to a third-party service provider. The third-party provider will be responsible for either the entire process or a portion of it. It is generally used for non-core activities and used when an organisation may not have adequate resources, skills, or the expertise in-house. As such, …

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LGP Training Snapshot FY 22

Accredited qualifications During the current financial year, LGP produced its first batch of graduands who successfully completed BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management course. They were awarded this coveted qualification under the banner of LGP’s RTO which is LG Training Academy (RTO Code 45450). In partnership with Major Training Services (RTO Code 90748), LGP offered the …

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LGP Procurement Capability Grant Fund Program 2023

Following the success of the LGP Procurement Capability Grant Fund Program in 2022, LGP is proud to announce the continuation of the program for 2023. This Program is aimed at supporting procurement and will continue to follow the competitive Expression of Interest process. The aim is to encourage NSW local government to assess key areas …

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LGP Social Procurement Took Kit for Councils

Social procurement is when organisations use their buying power to generate social value beyond the products or services being procured. Social procurement for local government means using councils’ purchasing power to generate social benefits such as employment, training and education opportunities for local communities and individuals experiencing circumstantial barriers to employment. Many councils have plans …

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