Training & other events (external providers)


Upcoming Events (2019)
PD/ Training Calendars at bottom of page

2019 Generation Next Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People seminar series
The live events will be held across six major hubs around Australia, between May and August. More

Upcoming Webinar: Supporting safe access to technology: developing and delivering training of technology-facilitated abuse to frontline workers
Presented by: Rosalie O’Neale and Jessica Di Blasio (Office of the eSafety Commissioner) and  Karen Bentley (WESNET)
Online: 12 June 2019, 11am AEST. More

The Parenting Research Centre – Practice reimagined
Sydney: 12 June. Register
The Parenting Research Centre will share its insights and lead a panel discussion with leading speakers on #UsingEvidenceBetter to deliver for children and families at this free breakfast event for policy makers and organisational leaders. More

Turning Point workshop: AOD use within LGBTI Communities –  Cultural Sensitivity Training
Presenters: Ren Grayson and Stephen Borg
Melbourne: 19 June. Register

Educational Leaders Two Day Development Forum
Facilitator: Casey Girdlestone, Professional Learning Consultant
Darwin: 19-20 June
Hosted by Child Australia. More

Australian Childhood Foundation International Speaker Tours 2019. More
Lisa Dion: Play Therapy. 13-28 June
Lou Cozolino: The neuroscience of therapeutic practice and the neuroscience of education. 8-20 August
Bonnie Badenoch: The heart of trauma – healing our embodied brains in the context of relationships. 30 Sept – 18 Oct

Educational Leaders Two Day Development Forum
Perth: June 25-26
Child Australia. More

Two day specialist workshop for frontline Child Protection Practitioners: Self reflection; emotional wellbeing and capacity building
Melbourne: 4-5 July
Early bird rates up to 31 May. AASW accredited. More

Webinar: Supporting the social and emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children through a collaborative community approach
Online: 9 July, 1-2pm AEST
Hosted by the Australian Institute of Family Studies. More

YOUth exCHANGE Workshops: Tools to take youth participation to the next level
Melbourne: 7-8 Aug, 1-2 Oct.
Hosted by Berry Street. More

Richard Rose 2019 Australian Tour
Communicating with traumatised children and young people: 2 Jul, 3 Jul, 5 Jul
Introduction to therapeutic life story work: 8 Oct, 9 Oct
Registrations now open. Hosted by Berry Street. More

Links to training & professional development calendars

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

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

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

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

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

Turning Point Professional Development Calendar for 2019
Workshop series designed for the AOD sector but broad range of topics will interest other professionals. More
Library of recorded seminars here.

Children Beyond Dispute: resource and training hub for building Child Focused pathways through divorce and separation
Courses for professionals and separated parents. More

Generation Next Student Wellbeing & Leadership Programs. More

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

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

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

View conference page here

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