ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

NOFASD Australia: Train It Forward Masterclass

Event date: 
24 October 2019
Event time: 
9.30am-4pm
Venue: 
ACTCOSS Hub meeting room, 1/6 Gritten St, Weston ACT 2611

NOFASD Australia will present their Train it Forward Masterclass session which provides knowledge and resources to enable attendees to increase their knowledge of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), to better understand its complexity, apply their knowledge to their own work and share knowledge confidently with peers, teams and other colleagues.

The course outline will provide attendees with an insight into:

  • The history of FASD
  • Affects of FASD on the individual
  • The diagnosis process
  • Challenges for individuals living with FASD
  • Responding to individuals living with FASD
  • Strategies for support and learning
  • Frequently asked questions.

After completing this master class, delegates will receive certificates of attendance, resource packs from NOFASD Australia and have an increased understanding of FASD and its effects across communities to enable a better quality of life for those with lived experience of FASD.

The training is suitable for managers and frontline workers from all service areas and aims to build capacity within organisations through a train the trainer model.

 

Food: Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided.

Contact: 02 6202 7200 / [email protected]

Important Information:

  • Participants must attend the full day. Please arrive at 9.15am for a 9.30am start.

  • Please contact us if you prefer to be invoiced, or if you need assistance with a group booking.

  • If this event is sold out, please register for the waiting list. We may receive concellations at any time.

Event details
Event cost: 
$300 ACTCOSS Member / $330 Non-Member / $360 Government, Corporate. (Too much for you or your organisation? Please contact us and we will do our best to offer support to participate)
Event contacts
Phone: 
6202 7200