Below is our current list of professional development courses grouped by category. We review this list regularly so if you have specific learning needs, please contact us to see how we can help you.

Our contact details are phone 6232 7511 or email

Career development

  • Being bold: how women can improve their influence and opportunities in the public sector

Change management

  • APMG International Change Management Foundation

Client service

  • Working with challenging customers and situations

Communication and engagement

  • Advance your workplace communication skills
  • Minutes and agendas made easy
  • Preparing documents for decision makers
  • Speaking confidently to groups
  • Think on Your Feet
  • Writing clearly for Government
  • General media relations

Finance and procurement

  • Introduction to Finance in the Tasmanian State Service
  • Accounting for non-accountants
  • Procuring goods and services

Government and policy

  • Introduction to Design thinking
  • Getting to and through Cabinet
  • Policy: the basics
  • The mechanics of modern government
  • Unscrambling government: how government works

Managing, supervising and leading teams

  • Managing people and performance
  • New supervisor
  • The ABC of strategy and strategic thinking

People and culture

  • Mercer CED Job Evaluation
  • Mercer CED Job Evaluation – Refresher
  • Public sector recruitment skills

Personal effectiveness

  • Email Ninja® – how to get your inbox to zero everyday

Project management

  • Agile project management
  • Business analysis
  • Change management essentials for projects
  • Project management essentials
  • PRINCE2® Foundation

Public administration

  • Administrative law for non-lawyers
  • Public interest disclosure (PID)
  • Data@Work in the public sector

Regulation and compliance

  • Investigation skills

Special events

  • Executive Assistants and Personal Assistants' Forum
  • HR Forum

WHS and wellbeing

  • Mental health and wellbeing - for managers
  • Resilience and stress management
  • Workplace resilience and wellbeing