As the association for the public sector in NSW, our aim is to promote the relevance, integrity, reputation and intellectual rigour of the Australian public sector. Our training programs are designed to support this vision, and to upskill and enhance the professional development of our members, and the wider sector.

View our Training Calendar or download a PDF of our 2016-17 Services Guide for a list of our training in the 2016-17 financial year.

Designed for the sector
We are recognised for our outstanding service and for
delivering relevant, high-quality, cost-effective learning and development programs that are aligned with the NSW Public Sector Capability Framework.

The courses in our Public Training Program are designed to meet the significant training needs of the sector, and are delivered face-to-face, where participants can share ideas and experiences in a professional learning environment. The content of each course is based on research conducted with public sector organisations, and supports current government policy directions. 

Our facilitators are leading experts in their subject matter, and bring these courses to life through practical application, case studies and interactive content.

All of our public courses are available as Customised Agency Programs. In-house delivery offers flexibility in content, length and timetable.

Register for our Public Training Programs via this website or by downloading this form.

Purchase training vouchers
IPAA NSW offers training vouchers that can be used to purchase any training in advance. IPAA NSW Training Vouchers are a great way of using existing unallocated funds for training courses. 

For further information about our training or purchasing vouchers, contact our Professional Development Coordinator on 02 8223 8402 or email


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Upcoming training

Dealing with Difficult Situations and Behaviours
30 May 2017

Strengthen your capacity to address difficult issues and behaviours through more productive approaches

Introduction to Government (Online)
31 May 2017

An introduction to the structures and institutions of Australian government, the public sector and the role of the modern public servant.

Strategic Analysis
31 May 2017

Make a difference when addressing complex, challenging and enduring problems

Developing and Writing Operational Policies and Procedures
1 June 2017

A guide to writing clear, concise policies and procedures to deliver services and implement government policy

Finance for Non-Finance Managers
1 June 2017

Gain an overview of financial concepts, language and tools to assist in managing budgets successfully


Contact us

Office address
Level 6, Bligh House
4-6 Bligh Street
NSW, 2000

Postal Address
GPO Box 904
NSW, 2001

Phone: 02 8223 8418
Fax: 02 8223 8420

ABN 13 432 812 038


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