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
About this event
This is an interactive workshop for beginners where you will learn the basics of:
Using the Internet
1. About the internet
2. Getting around online
3. Playing by the rules
Using online form
1. What is an online form?
2. Filling in your details
3. Multiple choices
1. What is email?
2. Creating an email account
3. Sending an email
4. Your inbox
5. Email safety and security
Using Search Engines
1. Benefits of search engines
2. Website addresses
3. Searching websites
4. Saving images and files
Introduction to Internet Safety
1. Computer security
2. Use of personal data
3. Secure online payment
4. Child safety online
To attend this workshop you must be over 50. You can only book 1 workshop at a time.
Date and time: Thu. 23 Sept 2021, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm AEST
Copy this link to register your participation: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/167538465059
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