Community Governance Program

Brimbank Community Governance Training

We're committed to supporting community groups and small organisations in Brimbank. 

Our training sessions can support your group with planning, operations, and decision-making. There are:

  • No costs to attend these workshops
  • Refreshments provided.

2019 Community Governance Training Calendar

Registrations for each session open two weeks in advance and close two days before the session.

Setting up a community organisation

Facilitated by Justice Connect 

Friday 8 February, 9.30am–12.30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor

Strategic planning for community groups

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Wednesday 13 February, 5.30–8.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Understanding constitution or rules

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Monday 18 February, 9.30am–12.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Social media and the law for community organisations

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Monday 25 February, 5.30 – 8.30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

Finance for treasurers

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Monday 4 March, 9.30am-12.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Starting a social enterprise

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Tuesday 12 March, 5.30–8.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Privacy laws for community organisations

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Friday 22 March, 9.30am–12.30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

How to run an effective committee meeting, agenda preparation, time keeping

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Monday 1 April, 9.30am–12.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Volunteers and the Law

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Wednesday 3 April, 5.30 – 9pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Finance for treasurers

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Wednesday 10 April, 5.30–8.30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

Budget Planning for community Groups

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Monday 29 April, 9.30am-12.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Governing a community organisation

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Tuesday 7 May, 5.30–8.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Grant writing

Facilitated by Debby Maziarz

Friday 17 May, 9.30am-12:30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

Recruiting, retaining and supporting volunteers

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Wednesday 22 May, 5.30–8.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Grant writing

Facilitated by Debby Maziarz

Monday 27 May, 9.30am–12.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Financial reporting for community groups

Facilitated by Justice Connect

Monday 3 June, 5.30–8pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

How to plan an effective AGM

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Wednesday 12 June, 5.30 – 8.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans
 

Grant writing

Facilitated by Debby Maziarz

Tuesday 18 June, 5.30–8.30pm
Sunshine Meeting Place
Corner of Wilkinson Road and Islington Street, Sunshine
 

Grant writing

Facilitated by Debby Maziarz

Monday 24 June, 5.30–8.30pm
Keilor Community Hub
704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor
 

Marketing for community groups

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Wednesday 26 June, 5.30 – 8.30pm
St Albans Community Centre (STACC)
Princess Street, St Albans

 

If you have any questions, please contact Council on 9249 4000 or email CGPrograms@brimbank.vic.gov.au.

 

Next review date: 
29 June 2018