Finance & HR Management Foundations

Finance & Human Resources Management Foundations

Learn the principles of best-practice financial and human resource management to develop foundational leadership skills.

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Finance & HR Management Foundations

Designed for engineers, technical officers and works supervisors

Presented by Swinburne Edge, this online course supports improved collaboration between public works professionals and their project colleagues.

Learning Outcomes:

  • An understanding of accounting principles, terms, concepts and their organizational importance
  • An appreciation of employment legislation, Awards, Workplace Agreements and conflict resolution
  • Enhanced leadership, communication, performance management and negotiation skills
  • An understanding of workplace risk, WHS policies and the risk management framework

This course provides CPD in an area related to engineering.

Finance & HR Management Foundations

Study Mode

4 Online Modules


4 weeks


16 hours


IPWEA members: $1,980
Non-members: $2,420


Session 1

Financial Management


8 May 2024

Session 2

Industrial Relations


15 May 2024

Session 3

Human Resource Management


22 May 2024

Session 4

Work, Health and Safety


29 May 2024

This course is one of eight in the Public Works Foundations Program. Completion entitles participants to a digital badge for social media use.



$450 Municipal Engineering Foundation Victoria subsidies are available for IPWEA Victoria members. Contact David Hallett for details.

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