Education and Training

We provide our staff with an environment that contributes positively to personal development, helping identify and realise individual career goals.

We provide our staff with an environment that contributes positively to personal development, helping identify and realise individual career goals.
We are a driving force in education, training and clinical support for our 8000+ staff across the ACT Health Service.  As a new staff member, you have access to various scholarships and free education and training.

Please contact us on (02) 5124 2258 or staff.development@act.gov.au for more information.

Our Services

We are committed to providing education, training and clinical support to assist your professional development. Our staff benefit from the following learning and development services:

  • a comprehensive orientation program for new staff
  • professional development, education and training programs
  • clinical support for new and continuing staff
  • funding for 84 professional journals in the Health Directorate’s Library
  • organisational development programs
  • business and operations planning facilitation
  • flexible learning programs
  • monthly legal forums
  • development evaluation of self-directed learning packages
  • electronic record of individual attendance at programs
  • competency assessment
  • recognition of prior learning
  • assistance with conference planning and facilitation and development of workshops
Staff Development

We offer education and training through a wide range of programs on various topics of interest. These programs are also available to our staff throughout the ACT and south-east region of New South Wales.

Our training programs are run online through our eLearning system or in face-to-face sessions.

Page last updated on: 25 May 2021