Training & other events (external providers)


Upcoming Events
PD & Training Calendars at bottom of page

Online Course: Together Old & Young – an intergenerational approach
Commences 14 October over six weeks. More

Australian Childhood Foundation International Speaker Tour 2019.
Bonnie Badenoch: The heart of trauma: healing our embodied brains in the context of relationships.
Sydney: 17-18 Oct. More

Bringing the body into trauma-informed treatment: Evidence-based Trauma Center Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Foundation Workshops (TC-TSY)   
These two to three-day intensive Trauma-Sensitive Yoga workshops for health professionals, are endorsed by David Emerson and the Justice Resource Institute
New Zealand: October | Brisbane & Mackay: November | Perth: December | Melbourne: March 2020: More

2019 Community Based Prevention and Implementation symposium and workshop
Brisbane: 30-31 October 2019
Hosted by Griffith University. More

Power Threat Meaning Workshops. Hosted by the Blue Knot Foundation.
Perth: 1 November 2019. More
Sydney: 6 November 2019. More

Training for parents/caregivers supporting someone with diagnosed or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Six online sessions over six weeks: 12 November-17 December 2019.
Contact: 1800 860 613  to register your interest.

First 1000 Days Australia Short Courses
Melbourne: 26-27 Nov. 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

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

Children 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

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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