Program Aim

Our extremely popular Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) is now in its 14th year running. Each year a cohort of 28 emerging leaders across the sector undertake a 7-month experiential learning program, consisting of 8 modules plus a group project. 

The ELP aims to provide participants with the following:

  • A greater level of comprehension and understanding of local government
  • Increased understanding of leadership concepts and practices and how to integrate the learnings into the workplace
  • Increased confidence
  • Enhanced self-awareness
  • An appreciation of and an ability to work with different personality types
  • The opportunity to challenge their assumptions


The ELP is accredited towards an MBA.

Suitable for:

  • High Potentials
  • Aspiring Leaders
  • Coordinators
  • Team Leaders

Leaders Alumni Network

Upon completion of the Emerging Leaders Program, participants are invited to join our Leaders Alumni Network. For more information about the network and upcoming events, click here.

Key Dates

  • Registrations open 29 January 2019
  • Registrations close 12 April 2019
  • Program commences Thursday 23 May 2019



Kate Staples
Manager Professional Development and Networks 
P: 08 8291 7996

Upcoming Emerging Leaders Sessions

Mailing Address:  5 Hauteville Tce EASTWOOD   Phone: 8291-7990   Fax: 8451-1568   E-mail:

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