Victorian Councillor Training


Develop a more confident voice to help make your local community a better place

Spruikit Public Speaking/Presentation Skills Training is a foundation of the 2018 Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV) Councillor Development Training Program.

Spruikit has worked in local government extensively and has been a MAV councillor development training provider since 2009.

The training is designed to provide councillors with fundamental skills and knowledge to more effectively present and speak publicly.


MAV TrainingLearning Outcomes

This training will help you:

  • Overcome speaking fears and gain confidence
  • Better understand your audience
  • Develop your message 
  • Articulate your point-of-view
  • Use your voice more effectively
  • Handle questions more confidently


Target Audience

Victorian Councillors and executive management


Duration and Times

This is a one-day workshop from 9.30am to 4.30/5.00pm


Workshop Dates and Locations

Thursday 15 March 2018
Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford St, Shepparton

Friday 18 May 2018
Municipal Association of Victoria, Level 11, 60 Collins Street, Melbourne


Fee (per participant)

Price: $385 (inc. GST) or
Councillor credit points: 385



In-house Workshops

Spruikit can also deliver this training for you on any mutually convenient date as a private, in-house workshop for Councillors, Council Staff and Council Executive Management.



Further Information

If you have any questions please contact either Spruikit or MAV:

Peter Grimes
03 9427 8180

Julie Saylor-Briggs
03 9667 5549

No changes. I thoroughly enjoyed the training, finding it to be captivating, interesting and entertaining. Fantastic.

03 9427 8180

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