Courses On Offer at Pacific Institute of Leadership & Governance in 2019


Pacific Institute of Leadership and Governance.
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The following courses are on offer at the Pacific Institute of Governance (formerly) known as Papua New Guinea  Institute of Public Administration (IPA). The institute has been re-branded after it went through a major infrastructure redevelopment funded by the Australian Government in partnership with the Government of Papua New Guinea.





Diploma Programs

  • Diploma in Public Administration
  • Diploma in Leadership & Governance
  • Diploma in Local Level Government Management
  • National Diploma of Government-HRM
  • Diploma in Accounting

All Diploma courses will run for 20-36 weeks at the institute’s main campus in Port Moresby.

Certificate Programs

  • Certificate in Middle Management
  • Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Certificate in Accounting
  • Certificate in Local Level Government
  • Certificate in Leadership and Governance
  • Certificate in Land Administration
  • Certificate in Information Technology
  • National Certificate 2 TAA-Instructor Level
  • National Certificate 3-TAA-Trainer/Assessor Level

All certificates programs will run for 03 to 10 weeks.

Short Courses

  • Financial Management
  • Project Management
  • Leadership & Governance
  • Management Planning & Control
  • Land Dispute Settlement
  • People Management
  • Essentials of Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Public Service Inductions
  • Basic & Advance Report Writing
  • Budget Preparation & Expenditure Control
  • Payroll
  • Local Level Government Budget
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Basic & Intermediate Ms Word
  • Basic & Intermediate Ms Excel
  • Basic & Intermediate Ms PowerPoint
  • Advanced Ms Excel
  • Advanced Ms Word
  • Advanced Ms PowerPoint

All short courses runs for 05 to 10 days.

2019 year programs will start on the 1 of April 2019.

More Information And Contact

For more information on the courses offered, contact Ms.Margaret Guru on telephone: 3030622 Email:

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