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.

A one day workshop for workers within the disability sector to strengthen their skills and knowledge in providing sexuality information and support to people with an intellectual disability.

This one day workshop for disability sector workers to build their skills and knowledge in providing sexuality information and support to people with intellectual disability.

Gain essential knowledge, skills and resources for supporting people with disability in the area of sexuality, relationships and reproductive sexual health.

Gain essential knowledge, skills and resources for supporting people with disability in the area of sexuality, relationships and reproductive sexual health.

Supporting people with disabilities to take positive risks aligns with living a normal life but sometimes raises ethical dilemmas for workers. This is a free tailored workshop for disability and aged care service staff to promote the human rights of people with disabilities. Expressions of Interest for 2019 are now welcome.

Help your clients build decision making capacity. The NSW Public Guardian is offering free tailored workshops for disability and aged care service staff to promote the human rights of people with disabilities. Expressions of Interest for 2019 are now welcome.

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.

As part of the Inclusion Ready Project, NDS in partnership with Community Services Industry Alliance (CSIA), is offering free workshops across Queensland

National Disability Services is delivering a series of half-day workshops across Australia to promote a shared understanding of recognising, reducing and eliminating restrictive practices.

A workshop to learn how to support people with cognitive and communication impairments to create effective, goal-based training videos for their support workers.

The Summer Foundation is creating a tool to easily measure the quality of support provided by disability support workers.

NDS will be hosting a free consultation workshop on the Victorian Disability Worker Registration Scheme with DHHS on Monday 21 October 2019 from 10am-12.30pm.