professional development and training for the south australian public sector - ipaa sa

IPAA SA provides public sector thought leadership and works to strengthen the capacity of the sector through events, training and other activities. You can become a part of IPAA SA too, and boost not only your career, but your ability to make a real difference in your public service career.

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Why you should connect with IPAA SA

Build your Network

Meet and engage with people from across the public sector and beyond and build connections to help you throughout your career.

Learn and Grow

Enhance your capabilities through specialised events and training as you learn what it takes to succeed and grow in the public sector.

Be Supported

Access resources, member services and exclusive opportunities to help you at every stage of your career.

Lead Together

Get involved with institute activities to lead by example and help shape the public sector we need.

Be a part of a community dedicated to public sector excellence

Since 1927 we have been dedicated to supporting our members. Take a moment to explore how membership with the institute will benefit you throughout your career. Membership with IPAA SA is open to anyone working in or affiliated with work in the public sector, and starts from as little as $99 a year.

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IPAA SA is proudly partnered with...

Government of South Australia

PwC Australia

Flinders University

Australia Post



Our partnership program builds a true partnership between the Institute and your organisation. In addition, we are partnered with the majority of departments and agencies within the SA Public Sector, giving public sector personnel access to a great range of services and benefits.

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners of this country throughout Australia and their connection to land and community.  We pay our respects to them and their cultures and to Elders, both past and present.

Ngadlu tampinthi Yaitya Miyurnarlu Yaitya Yarta-Mathanyarna yainty yartaku Australia-arra, parnaku yarta kuma pirku tarraitpayinthi. Ngadlu tampinthi parnaku tapa purruna, parnkaku purkarna pukinangku kuma yalaka