Courses for officers & staff

As an officer, you deserve focused, productive days. You aim to build thoughtful relationships with your colleagues. You strive for professional growth and exploration.

LGIU Training is here to help you achieve all of that and more.

Explore our officer and staff courses below, build your own curriculum or develop a tailored in-house programme for your council.

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Which courses are best for me?  Contact our training coordinator to discuss your training needs.



Quick tip: if your council is an LGIU member, you get 25% off all LGIU training.

Build your own curriculum

We are proud to unveil our brand new training offer designed by LGIU members for LGIU members.

As busy professionals, you told us you wanted the ability to develop your skills at times that best suit you.

LGIU’s build your own curriculum does just that.

We now offer a range of courses throughout the year, so you can pick and mix training that is tailored to your needs on dates that work for you. Choose from four ready-made curriculums (designed by our experts) or mix and match courses from our course catalogue to create one that’s unique to you.

Complete any three courses and receive an official LGIU certificate of completion.

Our expert trainers recommend the following courses to complete the Management fundamentals curriculum:

Being an effective manager

Upcoming sessions:
28 March 2023
27 June 2023

Motivating your team

Upcoming sessions:
27 April 2023
21 July 2023

Managing performance

Upcoming sessions:
22 June 2023
7 September 2023

Management fundamentals curriculum

Our expert trainers recommend the following courses to complete the Communications essentials curriculum:

Shape and share your message

Upcoming sessions:
14 March 2023
27 June 2023

Persuasive presentation skills

Upcoming sessions:
20 June 2023
10 October 2023

Communicating in a crisis

Upcoming sessions:
13 July 2023
14 November 2023

Communications essentials curriculum

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