2019 Executive development calendar

Full list of courses by date is available.

Professional courses

August

07
Aug
2019
-
08
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

China: Australia's Policy Options

China is a major geopolitical actor. Australia needs to understand key aspects of China’s worldview and outlook in order to negotiate strategic shifts and economic influence. This course is a critical conversation on the implications of China for Australia’s interests.

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

August

14
Aug
2019
-
14
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

August

15
Aug
2019
-
15
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Strategy Planning

How do you plan national security strategy in an increasingly complex and dynamic space in which shifts in geopolitics and/or asymmetrical threats occur rapidly?

A fee of $1,300 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $1,600 (GST ex).

August

21
Aug
2019
-
22
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Designing National Security Policy

National security is an increasingly complex and dynamic concept. This course focuses on the skills that are required to design effective policy that can secure and defend Australia’s national interests.

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

August

28
Aug
2019
-
28
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

August

29
Aug
2019
-
29
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Space: Implications for National Security

Space has serious implications for national security, given our global dependence on over 1,900 satellites (and other space systems) to inform Defence and intelligence. Space systems are dependent on cyber and therefore vulnerable to a wide array of threats such as attacks and jamming.

A fee of $1,300 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $1,600 (GST ex).

August

30
Aug
2019
-
30
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Technology Underpinning the National Interest - Breakfast Series

Join us for our exciting new breakfast series running over five consecutive Fridays (8am-10am).

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

September

04
Sep
2019
-
04
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

September

06
Sep
2019
-
06
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Technology Underpinning the National Interest - Breakfast Series

Join us for our exciting new breakfast series running over five consecutive Fridays (8am-10am).

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

September

13
Sep
2019
-
13
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Technology Underpinning the National Interest - Breakfast Series

Join us for our exciting new breakfast series running over five consecutive Fridays (8am-10am).

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

September

18
Sep
2019
-
18
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

September

19
Sep
2019
-
20
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Women in National Security Course: leadership & impact

The course builds on the voices heard at the successful Women in National Security Conference 2018.

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex). 2019 Dates TBC

September

20
Sep
2019
-
20
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Technology Underpinning the National Interest - Breakfast Series

Join us for our exciting new breakfast series running over five consecutive Fridays (8am-10am).

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

September

27
Sep
2019
-
27
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Technology Underpinning the National Interest - Breakfast Series

Join us for our exciting new breakfast series running over five consecutive Fridays (8am-10am).

A fee of $2,250 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $2,700 (GST ex).

October

15
Oct
2019
-
15
Oct
2019

National Security College | Short course

Changing America

The US role in the world is changing in response to internal disruption and external pressures.

A fee of $1,300 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $1,600 (GST ex).

October

21
Oct
2019
-
25
Oct
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

Executive programs

August

14
Aug
2019
-
14
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

August

28
Aug
2019
-
28
Aug
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

September

02
Sep
2019
-
13
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Framing the Future: National Security Executive Level 1 Development Program

This interactive and practical two-week program will enhance your understanding of the national security community and the range of strategic challenges it faces.

Places on this program are largely pre-purchased by Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. Subject to availability, a small number of additional places may be offered at a rate of $14,000 (GST ex).

September

04
Sep
2019
-
04
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

September

18
Sep
2019
-
18
Sep
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

October

21
Oct
2019
-
25
Oct
2019

National Security College | Short course

Introduction to Australia’s National Security Challenges and Policy Making

This highly interactive one-week program introduces participants to national security. Designed for professionals needing insight into the national security environment and relevant government frameworks.

A fee of $4,750 (GST ex) applies to this course for Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. The open rate is $5,750 (GST ex).

November

04
Nov
2019
-
29
Nov
2019

National Security College | Short course

Leading in Complexity: National Security Senior Executive Development Program

The National Security College’s premium program provides exceptional depth of insight across the full spectrum of Australia’s national security challenges and opportunities.

Places on this program are largely pre-purchased by Commonwealth participating agencies and NSC Partners. Subject to availability, a small number of additional places may be offered at a rate of $34,000 (GST ex).

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