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Cancer Survivorship for Primary Care Practitioners

Many people are now living with and beyond cancer. This course will show you how to provide effective survivorship care. You’ll learn about the psychosocial and emotional impact of having cancer, and the possible side effects of treatment. Provider: University of Melbourne.

Communication Skills for Bridging Divides

More and more, you are going to school, working, or living in communities with people who think, look, or have beliefs different from your own. This course will give you the skills to bridge those divides and find common ground. In this skills-based course, we will explore practical strategies to apply in your daily life to bridge that divide and find common ground. Provider: Catalyst.

Google Digital Garage

Kickstart your career with an impressive digital certification. These free online courses will guide you through everything from search engines, to social media and beyond. Provider: Google

Inclusive Leadership Training: Leading with Effective Communication

This course will show you how the most effective communication utilises the inclusive leadership mindset of Empowerment, Accountability, Courage, and Humility and guide you on how to use that mindset yourself. Through research and real-world examples, you will learn strategies to enhance your communication skills. Provider: Catalyst.

Introduction to Data Analysis using Excel

The ability to analyze data is a powerful skill that helps you make better decisions. Microsoft Excel is one of the top tools for data analysis and the built-in pivot tables are arguably the most popular analytic tool. In this course, you will learn how to perform data analysis using Excel’s most popular features. Provider: Microsoft.

Introduction to Sexuality and Disability

Family Planning NSW is the leading provider of reproductive and sexual health education for disability workers. This 6 part webinar series will provide strategies and resources to gain essential skills in how to proactively support people with intellectual disability and/or autism in the area of sexuality, relationships and reproductive and sexual health. Priority given to disability support workers in the NSW Hunter and New England areas.

Reputation Management in a Digital World

In this course, you’ll take on the role of a communications manager for a fictional organisation, making key decisions that will affect its online reputation. Throughout the course, you’ll learn from real life case studies and gain an understanding of the important role that blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and other social platforms play in today’s business world. A Curtin University course provided by edx.

Resume, Networking, and Interview Skills

This career development course will help you highlight your skills and stand out in the crowd through your application materials, networking opportunities, and interviews. By the end of the course, you will be equipped to make a lasting impression on hiring managers and others throughout your job search. A Fullbridge course provided by edx.

Speak up and be safe from abuse

This online learning package has been designed for support workers, teachers and other professionals who work with people with complex communication needs. Designed as part of the DHHS-funded Speak Up and be Safe from Abuse project, this online learning package equips learners with evidence-based knowledge and skills to support people with complex communication needs to understand and talk about abuse and neglect. The package consists of 3 modules. $80. Provided by Scope

Working with women with disabilities

This is a free on-line, self-paced training for frontline workers to recognise and respond to domestic violence affecting women with disabilities. The course takes about 9 weeks and contains two assessments. Provided by DV-alert: Domestic and family violence response training