Challenge yourself to gain the skills needed to step into major leadership roles in government and the public sector. Learn how to resolve conflicts and facilitate change, while remaining compliant and following legislation.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Communicate with others
Complete fundamental research and analysis
Promote legal and ethical values and compliance
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Skills to enter a leadership role in either public or private sector
Skills to facilitate change across the organisation
Providing leadership in regulated government agency environments
Using advanced workplace communication strategies
Maintaining workplace safety
Managing conflict and performance
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
This course is offered as a traineeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.
You'll need to demonstrate that you are employed in, or contracted to, a public sector organisation to support the assessment requirements of this program, as evidenced through your resume or letter from your employer
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Employment in the public sector or previous work experience working in the public sector
Regular access to a computer with updated virus protection
Access to a reliable internet connection
An email account
Recording equipment such as a smart phone or camera
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: Administrative services manager, Fraud prevention coordinator and Policy manager
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Diploma of Government does not have any post-graduate courses.
The Diploma of Government does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Government qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 11 Units of competency, including 4 core and 7 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential
Smarthinking - online access to a tutor
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
Student associations – get social with our student community
On campus, online and blended study environments; at TAFE NSW your learning works with your lifestyle. Heart your favourites, compare courses and discover what works for you.