Save the date: Ear health care training project

Save the date information in this NACCHO communique

 

1.Professsional development training date-22 August 2012

2.National Aboriginal Ear and Hearing Health Skill Set-Certificate course-(various dates)

3.National Evaluation Review Workshop-28/29 August 2012

 

1.Professsional development training date

The next Professional Development Training for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers will be held  in the NT at Alice Springs on 22nd August 2012.  The host centre will be the Central Australian Remote Health Development Services (CARHDS).  

 For further information please contact the Ear Health Team at NACCHO on Phone: (02) 6246 9300

2.National Aboriginal Ear and Hearing Health Skill Set-Certificate course

Delivery of the certificate course of the National Skill Set are scheduled on the following dates.  For all inquiries to enrol please contact the following RTO members of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Regional Training Organisation Network (ATSIHRTONN).

6-17th AUGUST 2012:  Aboriginal Health College Sydney, NSW

Ph: 02 9019 0730

 10-21st SEPTEMBER 2012:  ACHSA Adelaide SA

Ph: 08 8273 7200

 8-19th OCTOBER 2012:  KAMSC in Kununarra, WA

Ph: 08 9194 3200

 22nd OCTOBER – 2nd NOVEMBER 2012:

Central Australian Remote Health Development Services (CARHDS)

Alice Springs, Ph: 08 89 535 500

For further information please contact the Ear Health Team at NACCHO on Phone: (02) 6246 9300

 NACCHO’s  Aboriginal Health Worker Ear and Hearing Health Care Training Manual 2010 is now available on NACCHO’s website for downloading.

3.National Evaluation Review Workshop

Delivery of the National Aboriginal Ear and Hearing Health Skill Set has been delivered at five (5) RTOs in four states of WA, QLD, SA and NSW.  Approximately 55 AHWs have undertaken the certificate course qualification.

 As the delivery schedules are implemented, an evaluation process takes place of specific sites, taking into consideration the location, of remote, regional or metropolitan.

 The National Evaluation Review workshop will update key stakeholders of the outcomes of delivered trainings and any other relevant training information.

 Amongst the key stakeholders to be invited will be NACCHO’s affiliates, members of the ATSIHRTONN and members of the Project Advisory Group.

 Location and venue will be confirmed at a later date.

 For further information please contact Tricia at NACCHO on Phone: (02) 6246 9322