Workforce Development Events List

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

This full day training provides guidance and support for workplaces in developing organisational responses to family violence experienced by staff.

Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 9:30am to Friday, 27 October 2017 - 4:30pm

This two day Intensive Introduction includes common physical and emotional health issues which are a result of refugee experiences. This workshop also includes information on refugee health and settlement services and other important resources.

Monday, 30 October 2017 (All day)

This comprehensive introduction is recommended as the first professional development from Foundation House for those working with refugee background students and families.

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

What does it mean to be a PERSON with a disability in Australia? How can human rights be used to inform approaches to support?  How does the idea of ‘belonging’ change the way we see community inclusion?

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 10:30am to 3:00pm

Wan-Yaari Aboriginal Consultancy Services is an Aboriginal owned and operated business providing professional and empowering services to the Aboriginal Community and non-Aboriginal organisations in the Geelong Region. 

Thursday, 9 November 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 5:30pm

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist young people experiencing mental health problems.

Mental illnesses often start in adolescence or early adulthood and it is important to detect problems early to ensure the young person is properly treated and supported.

Monday, 13 November 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, 14 November 2017 (All day)

The Not-For-Profit People Conference is Australia’s largest event focused on how to attract, manage, train and retain the best people for the NFP sector.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist someone experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviours.

Friday, 17 November 2017 - 10:00am to 2:30pm

VACCHO’s cultural safety training promotes a safe environment to enable useful discussions and interactions to take place through two-way communications between participants and facilitators.

Monday, 27 November 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 29 November 2017 (All day)

The conference values and builds on the strengths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and allied health workforce and fosters collaboration and connection.