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How Modern Government Works

Learn about the relationship between the public sector and the NSW Government.


How much do you know about the relationship between the public sector and the NSW government?

Whether you’re a new or experienced public servant, having a sound understanding of public sector framework and governance is essential to your career success.

This course will give you a comprehensive understanding of the Australian system of government that you can easily apply to your own role.

In doing so it will give you a clearer line of sight between your work and the impact it makes on the people of NSW.

An understanding of policy development was identified by the NSW public sector leaders as one of the

Skills for Success . This course builds on the foundations developed in IPAA’s free one hour webinars: Skills for Success: Operating successfully in the NSW Government, and Skills for Success: Surviving the election and changes in MoG.



You will be introduced to areas such as the Constitution, Westminster system, separation of powers and the machinery of government in NSW as part of this course.

You will also learn about the important role you play as a public servant and build your knowledge of recent public sector reforms that are relevant to you.

This course delves deeper into topics such as contemporary public sector management and governance reforms.

NSW Public Sector Commission Capability Framework

This course is targeted at Foundational to Intermediate level. The following behaviours from the framework are covered:

Results: Deliver results
  • Having a sound understanding of public sector framework and contemporary public sector governance is an essential and fundamental requirement for all public servants.

Greg Masters is the director of a major management consulting firm which specialises in helping organisations in the public and non-government sectors change for the better. In his training, Greg draws on his extensive experience in consulting to government agencies and grounds the material in participants' own work contexts. Greg is an engaging facilitator who brings a practical, hands-on approach to his workshops.

Please note: All NSW Public Servants are automatically Affiliate members of IPAA NSW and entitled to Affiliate rates. To activate this, sign up here.

Be at your best, for NSW.
Register now to secure your spot.

Sponsor acknowledgement
This event is presented with support from our partners.
Thursday, 15 June 2023
9:00AM - 1:00PM
Professional & Associate Members $525.00 Affiliate Members $635.00 Non Members $745.00

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