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Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation

Is this course suitable for you or your Organisation?

This course is available:    

  • for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees: see the scheduled dates below
  • for public participants or organisations: please enquire below about course dates or group bookings at your venue or ours.

This course is designed to be presented as a blended course with the Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation online course as a prerequisite.

Why choose this course?

This course is for employees who support individuals who have a disability including Disability Support Practitioners and Managers of disability support services. You will be provided with information that will assist you to identify early warning signs and understand best practice strategies that will help prevent violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation, and have the opportunity to discuss and apply the concepts using case studies and structured activities. This course includes concepts introduced through the NDS Zero tolerance initiative and aims to reduce and eliminate incidences of Abuse for people with disabilities by examining individual values and ways of working that protect people.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees.

This course is Part 2 of a compulsory induction activity for employees working directly with clients of all ages.   This course is to be attended after completing Part 1 - Preventing and responding to violence, assault, neglect and exploitation – Online. The online course is available when you log in to your Online Learning System

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What content does the program cover?

This 3.5 hour virtual course on Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation equips participants to have an awareness of the issues and to understand their responsibilities of responding to and reporting incidents. 
The course content will enable participants to: 

•    Explore what violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation may look like in disability services, including early warning signs

•    Explain the causes and risk factors of Abuse, Violence & Neglect including individual values and workplace culture

•    Identify ways of supporting people with disabilities that will protect them from violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation

•    Outline how to respond to incidents of violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation

Does the program have any prerequisites?

The following online learning course must be completed prior to taking part in the Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect & exploitation training.
•    Preventing and responding to abuse, assault and risk of harm – Online

This online course must be completed at least 1 business day prior to the webinar/workshop and can be accessed via the Online Learning System.

How long is the course? 

Duration: Half day
Time: Please see scheduled times below or enquire

Where can I get more information?

Contact:  Training Alliance team
Email:      training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone:     +61 2 9975 8715
Cancellation conditions apply
 

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Fri 11 Dec 2020 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Fri 19 Feb 2021 at 1:00PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Mon 08 Mar 2021 at 1:00PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 18 Mar 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 25 Mar 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 15 Apr 2021 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Thu 22 Apr 2021 at 1:00PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register
Fri 30 Apr 2021 at 1:00PM 1 class Virtual Learning Register