Workshops

It is important for support workers to understand the ageing process and the impact that this has on the people they support. This course develops the knowledge to understand how the ageing process affects people with particular disabilities. Provided by Premium Health.

This workshop provides support workers with the essential knowledge and skills to understand medicines and ways in which they can be taken. Participants will learn how to safely assist clients with their medication and how to use a dose administration aid such as a 'Webster pack.' Provided by Premium Health.

This program provides support workers with the knowledge and skills to support clients with their bowel elimination needs, and in particular to administer suppositories or enemas to assist evacuation where necessary. Provided by Premium Health.

This training workshop is aimed at people who support individuals with challenging behaviours. The training will explore mental health and physical care needs to understand some very challenging behaviours. Provided by Premium Health.

This nationally accredited first aid workshop has a disability focus and is not generally available to the public. This first aid course unit develops the knowledge and skills to provide first aid and care, including CPR to an ill and/or injured person, to coordinate first aid until the arrival of medical assistance such as an ambulance and effectively communicate and document the incident.