Victorian Councillor Training


Skills to help you make your local community a better place

MAV Training

  • 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


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

Spruikit has worked with 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.


Target Audience

Victorian Councillors and executive management


Duration and Times

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


New Dates Announced Soon

Second-half 2018 dates
Please check back soon or contact us and we'll alert you once dates announced


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.




Please contact either Spruikit or MAV:

03 9427 8180

MAV Events Team
03 9667 5555

I thought David and Marianne were excellent, our business will really benefit from the day. We had a large group for the day, we really appreciated how much time was given to each individual by David and Marianne, even if it meant we finished late.

03 9427 8180

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