Events

 

Brisbane

22
Nov
QCOSS Event: A Human Rights Act... WEST END
QCOSS is teaming up with the campaign for A Human Rights Act for Queensland to offer an event discussing where our Human Rights Act is, what it might contain, how it will be of benefit and how the push for this important reform can be sustained.
28
Nov
QCOSS Event: What will a Human... WEST END
What will a Human Rights Act for Queensland mean for the community sector?
19
Sep
Skilling Queenslanders for Work Mount Gravatt
Free course, recruiting now!
15
Nov
Focused Psychological Strategies... Kedron
This two full day workshop is designed to encompass Focused Psychological Strategies which can benefit the quality and efficacy of casework relationships by adding a deeper Psychological dimension to social work and other practices.
16
Nov
CBT Exposure Therapy for Anxiety... Kedron
This one-day workshop will assist participants to work with clients who have social anxiety, generalised anxiety, specific phobias, intrusive thoughts and panic/anxiety attacks, using CBT Exposure Therapy.
16
Nov
Interpreters & Translators:... Windsor
This full-day training will increase the competency and confidence of interpreters and translators in communicating with their clients in aspects of reproductive and sexual health.
16
Nov
QYHC Annual General Meeting South Brisbane
QYHC invites to you to attend the Annual General Meeting with guest speaker Christine Flynn
22
Nov
Love Bites Respectful... Wynnum
Train to be a facilitator of the Love Bites Respectful Relationships Education Program for teenagers.
26
Nov
How to Have Difficult Conversations Brisbane
This one day workshop will give you the tools and the awareness to be more comfortable, effective and successful in your difficult and tough conversations.
27
Nov
Presentation Skills for Leaders Brisbane
The Presentation Skills for Leaders workshop will prepare you to present confidently and effectively, ensuring that you have maximum impact and that your message is heard.
28
Nov
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Woolloongabba
What will it take to create a Brisbane community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?
03
Dec
Slater and Gordon - Insurance and...
The last in our 2018 Legal Ed Seminars with Slater and Gordon will cover Insurance and Superannuation Claims.
18
Dec
Applied Suicide Intervention... Warner
2 Day Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
06
Feb
If your passion is training and... Brisbane
If you hold a passion to reduce the devastation and heartache caused by the loss of someone to suicide and you are a trainer or aspire to be one the CALM train the trainer event is one you will not want to miss.

Central Queensland

27
Nov
Child Safe Organisation Workshop... Biloela
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
27
Nov
Early Childhood Education &... Biloela
Important training for people who work in the ECEC sector.
28
Nov
Child Abuse Prevention / Mandatory... Biloela
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
29
Nov
Child Abuse Prevention / Mandatory... Rockhampton
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
29
Nov
Early Childhood Education &... Rockhampton
Important information about child abuse and mandatory reporting for people who work in the ECEC sector.
30
Nov
"Woorabinda Passport"... via Woorabinda
You are invited to register to attend the Woorabinda Passport Community cultural program being offered from 30 November to 2 December 2018 at Blackboy Outstation.
30
Nov
Child Safe Organisation Workshop... Rockhampton
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
04
Dec
Building Resilience &... Rockhampton
We are pleased to continue to offer a continuing professional development program for social work, mental health and welfare professionals around the theme of Building Resilience & Preventing Radicalisation to Violent Extremism - An Awareness Raising Workshop.

Far North Queensland

06
Mar
Building Resilience &... CAIRNS
The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) is pleased to be able to offer this continuing professional development program for social work, mental health and welfare professionals around the theme of Building Resilience & Preventing Radicalisation to Violent Extremism - An Awareness Rai

Gold Coast

14
Nov
ASID Conference 2018 Broadbeach
This year marks the 52nd Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) Conference. This year, the conference will be held at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, Queensland from Wednesday 14th November to Friday 16th November 2018.
30
Nov
Working with Young People who Self... Nerang
This training will give clear understanding of what is self harm, why it occurs, and what workers can do. It will offer practical strategies that are easily implemented.
30
Nov
Building Resilience in Young People Nerang
This workshop gives participants a clear understanding of what resilience is, why it is important and how to increase it. You will be give a step by step guide on how to create a resilience program with your client group.
11
Dec
Building Resilience &... Southport
We are pleased to continue to offer a continuing professional development program for social work, mental health and welfare professionals around the theme of Building Resilience & Preventing Radicalisation to Violent Extremism - An Awareness Raising Workshop.

Ipswich

17
Nov
Child Abuse Prevention / Mandatory... Ipswich
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
17
Nov
Child Safe Organisation Training... Ipswich
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.

Logan

22
Nov
Launch of the Queensland Place-... Logan
The first face-to-face opportunity for the Queensland Place-based Community of Practice will take place as part of ChangeFest 2018. It is a FREE event, with breakfast.
05
Feb
Youth Mental Health First Aid Beenleigh/Logan
This 14-hour YMHFA Course teaches adults how to provide Mental Health First Aid to adolescents. Topics discussed in this course include depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use problems.

North Queensland

23
Nov
Legal Education Seminar for Social... Kirwan
Legal Education Seminar for Social Workers in conjunction with Slater and Gordon Lawyers.  Topics to be covered: Qld Mental Health Act 2016 Social Work and the Law Privacy and Confidentiality
30
Nov
Introducing the Stepped Care Model... Kirwan
Breakfast Seminar providing an overview of the Federal Mental Health reforms and changes to referral pathways in primary mental health care.
12
Dec
Building Resilience &... Townsville
The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) is pleased to be able to offer this continuing professional development program for social work, mental health and welfare professionals around the theme of Building Resilience & Preventing Radicalisation to Violent Extremism - An Awareness Rai

Online

22
Mar
Join our Place-based mailing list
Place-based work is a developing area of practice and QCOSS is committed to supporting this development through the provision of resources and learning from our own practice and those of others.
01
Nov
Nuts and Bolts Accidental...
Without professional support, resources, training and experience, or even a clear mandate to ‘do counselling,’ workers often find themselves placed in an impromptu counselling role as a result of issues or requests that arise and are confronted with a range of difficult dilemmas.

Redland

21
Nov
Child Abuse Prevention / Mandatory... Capalaba
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
05
Dec
Child Safe Organisation Workshop... Capalaba
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.

Sunshine Coast

15
Nov
Mental Health First Aid Noosa Heads
12 hour Standard Mental Health First Aid
27
Nov
Building Resilience &... Caloundra
We are pleased to continue to offer a continuing professional development program for social work, mental health and welfare professionals around the theme of Building Resilience & Preventing Radicalisation to Violent Extremism - An Awareness Raising Workshop.
03
Dec
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Caboolture
What will it take to create a Caboolture community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?