Training & other events (external providers)


Upcoming Events (by date order)

PD & Training Calendars at bottom of page


CREATE 2020 free webinar series August – September 2020. More

NOFASD Australia: Free webinar series on Child and Adolescent to Parent Violence & Abuse. 4 August. More

Australian Law Reform Commission: The future of law reform webinar series. 10, 17, 24 August. More

Child Family Community Australia: Webinar – Words matter: Getting the language of child mental health right. 12 August. More

MYAN and the National Ethnic Disability Alliance: National Meeting on ‘Young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds with disabilities: exploring experiences and gaps’. 12 August. More

The Smith Family: Let’s Count professional development for early childhood educators. (Next start date 18 August – recurring event). More

Centre for Evidence & Implementation: Webinar – Is evidence-informed innovation an oxymoron?. 19 August. More

Creating Pathways to Prevention: Webinar – The capabilities and uses of Parent’s Voice – incorporating PEEM – the Parent Empowerment and Efficacy Measure. 19 August. More

CoLab: Webinar – Moving Early Childhood Up the Agenda. 20 August: More

Telethon Kids Institute: Moving Early Childhood Up the Agenda. 20 August: More

Centre of Research Excellence: Indigenous Health and Alcohol 2020 Symposium Series. 20 Aug, 3 Sept, 1 Oct, 19 Nov. More

Child Wise: Managing volunteers in a child safe organisation. 1 September: More

Berry Street: Excellence in Practice Webinars: Richard Rose, Communicating with traumatised children aged 2 – 11. 8 September. More

Berry Street: PACE in Practice webinar presented by Sylvia Azzopardi & Hannah Hill. 9 September. More

Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority: Webinar – Time to Tell. 15 September. More

Links to training & professional development calendars (alpha order)

Australian Childhood Foundation
International Speaker Webinar Series – Attachment, Trauma and Healing. More

Australian Institute of Social Relations Workforce Development
As the RTO of Relationships Australia South Australia, AISR will tailor programs to meet the needs of individuals, work teams and whole organisations.
Nationally recognised qualifications enrolling now: More
Short Courses: More

Building Blocks: free online training for anyone working with parents of children 0-12 years.
Allied health professionals, nurses, general practitioners, social services and early childhood education and care professionals will all benefit from learning how to work collaboratively with parents to provide them with effective and quality information and resources to support their children’s social and emotional wellbeing.
Emerging Minds – the National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health. More

Carer Gateway
The Carer Skills courses provide information, insights and practical tips to help carers develop new understanding and skills important in their caring role. More

Centre for Community Child Health Training Calendar
The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne: More

Centre for Community Welfare Training: ACWA
CCWT is a Registered Training Organisation that provides training opportunities for people working across the community welfare sector in NSW, in particular those working with vulnerable children, young people and families. CCWT provides both calendar and in-house training as well as specialised programs, coaching and supervision. More

Child Australia Online Learning Centre
Online courses that underpin and compliment the latest research, learning, and development for educators, families and children. More

On-demand webcasts here

Child Aware Practice – free online training
Child Aware Practice is for professionals, practitioners, team leaders and managers, or those who want to explore ways to implement Child Aware practice in their organisation or services.
Emerging Minds: More

Child & Family Wellbeing Training Series
Presented by the Berry Street Childhood Institute. More

Child Safety Champions Training
Child Safety Champions is an intensive training program designed to give you the skills and knowledge to lead a child safeguarding portfolio or reform in your organisation. The training is conducted by Childwise nationally, More

Children Beyond Dispute: Up to date information on service status throughout the COVID-19 outbreak here
Resource and training hub for building Child Focused pathways through divorce and separation.
Courses for professionals and separated parents. MoreChildren Beyond Dispute’s 18 hour Child Inclusive Mediation and Counselling program is the only online training program internationally available to support child inclusive practitioner development.

Generation Next Student Wellbeing & Leadership Programs. More

Keeping Kids Central training
Institute of Child Protection Studies, ACU. More

Kids Matter Early Childhood PD Events
Australian early childhood mental health initiative: More

National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN)
NAPCAN offers a range of training on topics including respectful relationships, child abuse and neglect prevention (including mandatory reporting), and creating child safe organisations. More

Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) courses
One three hour session per week x 8 weeks
Canberra. More

Royal Children’s Hospital: Remote training options. More

SAFE from the START National Training

The SFTS training is designed to provide workers from various disciplines with the tools to make a positive difference in the lives of children who experience violence. Fact sheet here.
Enquiries to Nell Kuilenburg: Email

The Common Approach® Training
The Common Approach® is a way of having child-centred, holistic, strengths based conversations around the wellbeing of children and families. In addition to the standard training, there is a Trainer
Program where individuals can become ARACY-endorsed Common Approach® Trainers. More

The Leadership Institute professional development opportunities.
Empowering women to be leaders: More

Turning Point Professional Development Calendar for 2020
Up to date information on service status throughout the COVID-19 outbreak here.
Workshop series designed for the AOD sector but broad range of topics will interest other professionals. More
Library of recorded seminars here.

View conference page here

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