Sep
1
Wed
FREE Training – Certificate III in Individual Support
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm
FREE Training - Certificate III in Individual Support

What is the Individual Support Work Pathway?
You will be equipped to work in the community and/or residential settings providing person-centred support to people requiring assistance due to ageing. Your work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support whilst taking responsibility for your own outputs. You will develop a range of factual, technical, theoretical and procedural knowledge, of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
You will encompass enhanced empathy, understanding, compassion and motivation to advocate for clients and yourself. Whilst also, developing teamwork skills whilst working with professionals and learning to operate within expected codes of conduct. Graduating with the practical understanding of required industry reporting standards and the legal and ethical practices.

Start Date and Duration:
1 September 2021 – to be confirmed closer to the date. 12 weeks + 120 hours vocational placement, 4 days per week, 9am – 3pm.

To register your interest click here https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/166886402723

Oct
28
Thu
Gold Coast Seniors Health and Lifestyle EXPO (Southport) @ Southport Community Centre
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Would you like free information and education for seniors about health and lifestyle? Learn about retirement living options, in-home care, seniors travel, seniors insurance, financial planning, investment advice, free hearing and eyesight checks, and mobility aids. Information is available from Centrelink, City of Gold Coast and more.

Our friendly representatives from VGC will answer all your questions about our services, including:
📌Community Transport Services
📌NDIS Support Coordination
📌Community Visitor Scheme
📌Volunteering
📌Social Outings and Shopping Club
WHEN: Thu, 9 Sept, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
WHERE: Southport Community Centre, 6 Lawson St, Southport QLD
COST: FREE
To learn more click here. 
Oct
29
Fri
FREE WORKSHOP “Watching and Listening Online” – Home Data vs Mobile Data
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE WORKSHOP "Watching and Listening Online" - Home Data vs Mobile Data

About this event

In this course, you will learn about online and catch-up TV services like ABC iView and SBS on Demand. The course will also teach you about online radio and music services you can use to listen to your songs whenever you like. By accessing TV services online, it gives you more flexibility in what you watch and when you watch it. This means you can watch programmes that you may have missed. You can also listen to your favourite music at any time using similar services for music.

You will learn:
• Watching and Listening Online
• Whats on the box – Catch Up TV
• Hitting the right Notes – You Tube
• Get Tuned In – Online Music
• Home data vs Mobile data
• What devices use what data
• Switch from Mobile data to WiFi
• General day to day data use

To attend this workshop you must be over 50. You can only book 1 workshop at a time.

Date and time
Fri, 29 Oct 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm AEST

To register please click the following link:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/193272863337

Nov
5
Fri
FREE WORKSHOP “Digital & Android Phone Cameras”
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE WORKSHOP "Digital & Android Phone Cameras"

In this course, you will learn about digital and phone cameras and how they work. You will also learn how to download photos from your digital and phone cameras to your computer so that you can share them with your friends and family. Digital and Phone cameras are easy to use and can produce really good photos. They also make it a lot easier for you to share the photos you have taken with friends and family.

You will learn:

Using a digital camera
1. What can a digital camera do
2. How do digital cameras work
3. How to get the most out of a digital camera
Using your Android Phone/Tablet Camera

All courses are designed for Beginners so come along and see just how easy it is to get involved in the digital world.

To attend this workshop you must be over 50. You can only book 1 workshop at a time.

Date and Time:
– Fri 5 Nov 2021
– 10:00 am – 12:00 pm AEST

To book your spot please follow the link:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/193294488017

Nov
12
Fri
FREE WORKSHOP “Introduction to Using Facebook”
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE WORKSHOP "Introduction to Using Facebook"

Explore the world of social media with Facebook. We take an in-depth look at how you can safely create your own account in Facebook before going on to discover how you can find content of interest to you and connect and talk with friends. You’ll also learn about some common social media scams and how you can protect yourself against them.

You will learn:
1. Introduction to Facebook
• Setting up an account, privacy settings and profile photos
2. Using FaceBook
• Facebook guided tour, posting on facebook, safety on facebook and connecting with friends and social groups on facebookAll courses are designed for Beginners so come along and see just how easy it is to get involved in the digital world.

To attend this workshop you must be over 50. You can only book 1 workshop at a time.

Date and time:
– Fri 12 Nov 2021
– 10:00 am – 12:00 pm AEST

To book your spot please follow the below link:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/193300325477

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