The Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Association ACT (ATODA) are hosting alcohol and other drug (AOD) & harm reduction training in collaboration with the Youth Coalition of the ACT. There will be 2 x one day training sessions, held on 30 & 31 October, and there is no charge to attend (a late cancellation / no show fee policy applies).
Training & Professional Development
The October - November 2017 Training and Professional Development Calendar is now available to download.
Legal Aid ACT and the Community Legal Centre’s are delivering a range of legal training sessions. Each session will be held on a different date, but at the same time and in the same location.
Time: 9.30am to 11.30am
Location: Legal Aid, first floor, 2 Allsop Street, Canberra City
Cost: FREE. Materials and morning tea included
The sessions for the next five months are as follows:
Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person who is developing a mental health problem, or who is in a mental health crisis, until appropriate professional treatment is received or the crisis resolves. The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is for adults working or living with adolescents (those aged between 12 and 18 years), however, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older.
The following two training and professional development sessions are coming up at Companion House in September.
The ACT Office for Women in partnership with the Australian Institute of Company Directors would like to invite you to submit an expression of interest to attend the Audrey Fagan Women’s Leadership Program. This series of workshops is for women considering becoming a Board and/or Committee Member or Director of a Board or Committee.
The ACT Human Rights Commission is providing free training for the community about ACT discrimination law. This brand new interactive workshop will draw on real-life situations to enhance your understanding. Topics covered will include:
Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT will be running the SoSAFE! User Training. SoSAFE! is a set of visual and conceptual tools designed to promote social safety for people with an Intellectual Disability (moderate to severe range) and Autism Spectrum Disorder. SoSAFE! tools encourage social safety through the provision of a simplified and rule-governed model of social reality that teaches the type and degree of verbal and physical intimacy appropriate with different categories of people.
SoSAFE! Training receivables:
YWCA Canberra is hosting a 'She Leads' Workshop - 'Get your voice heard with Lightbulb Improv'. The training is for women who are looking to develop or improve their management style, be a better leader, and work better as a team member. The next YWCA Canberra She Leads workshop presented by Lightbulb Improv is designed to explore how improvisation skills build confidence in presentation and performance in the workplace.