Executive Leadership Municipal Development Programme (ELMDP)
Executive Leadership Municipal Development Programme (ELMDP)
23 May 2022
R 26500.00

Brief Description
The Executive Leadership Municipal Development Programme provides you with the fundamental background in order to better understand the management function of and intergovernmental relations applicable to Local Governments either in your role as municipal senior manager or leader.
The programme is designed to ensure accelerated development of knowledge and skills required for the effective implementation of your municipality's vision and mission by focusing on how the South African government functions, how to effectively manage municipal finances, the theory and practice of municipal policy, political power as opposed to administrative functioning, as well as integrated development planning and municipal service provision.
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing this course, you will have:
  • an in-depth, working knowledge of municipalities and the local government
  • understand the inter-relationships between municipalities
  • be able to contribute meaningfully to the development, introduction and implementation of municipal policies, and
  • gain enhance their capabilities within the local government.
Course Content
The programme covers the following modules:
Module 1: Self-mastery
Module 2: Leadership Mastery
Module 3: Contextualisation of Government functions and municipal practices
Module 4: Political Power versus Administrative Functions
Module 5: Integrated Development Planning and Municipal Service Provision
Module 6: Municipal Budgeting and Financial Management
Module 7: Practice of Municipal Government and Administration
Module 8: Council as an oversight body
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have a National Senior Certificate/Matric.
Course Number:
Catalogue and Category:
Public Administration and Management
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for Councillors, Managers or a Local Government Representatives.
Delivery Mode:
Contact Sessions
Contact Days: