Events

 

Brisbane

01
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Brisbane North
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
12
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Brisbane South
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
20
Feb
3 Consecutive Days – Introduction... RUNCORN
Register with Lighthouse to secure your spot.
22
Feb
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Victoria Point
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
28
Feb
Are the Kids OK? Being child aware... Hamilton
An interactive, and very popular, one-day workshop that is targeted at anyone working in a support role with families and young people.
05
Mar
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) Runcorn
At the completion of this workshop, participants will have: An understanding of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), and how they are applied to resolve anxiety disorders, trauma, PTSD, phobias, depression and abuse. An awareness of and basic experience in applying these techniques.
06
Mar
Introduction to The Nurtured Heart... Runcorn
At the completion of this workshop, participants will have: have reviewed the factors that can contribute to challenging behaviours in children have explored why some strategies do not seem to work and at times make the situation worse have been introduced to the fundamentals of the NHA (the ‘sta
08
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Jindalee
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
09
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE... Kangaroo Point
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Brisbane dinner
13
Mar
First-Up – client response... Hamilton
This one-day workshop equips and supports administration workers in their role of providing ‘first-up’ responses to clients and members of the public who present in person at reception or over the phone.
13
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Lawnton
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
15
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Yeerongpilly
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
19
Mar
A Simple Framework for Providing... Runcorn
At the completion of the workshop, participants will have: Knowledge of a theoretical framework, based on Cybernetics Theory, which provides a context for understanding how individuals and families get stuck in problematic patterns of thought, feeling and behaviour, and what is required for change.
20
Mar
For The record - effective case... Hamilton
A highly interactive one-day workshop that examines the science and the art of recording in various contexts, with a focus on case notes.
26
Mar
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Wynnum
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
28
Mar
Parent Trail 1: Train the Trainer Runcorn
At the completion of this workshop, participants will have: At the conclusion of the two day training participants will be equipped with enough experience and confidence to facilitate their own Parent Trail group. Each participant will receive his or her own Parent Trail Group instruction manual.
29
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Victoria Point
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
04
Apr
Family Ties – working with... Hamilton
This one-day workshop puts the spotlight on the particular issues which workers must address for kinship care to work well, and considers strategies to assist all parties to focus on the child’s needs irrespective of ‘family’ issues.
05
Apr
Platform 1225 Brisbane City
Platform 1225 is an annual event. The key aim is to encourage industry professionals to gather and explore new ideas to address the topic outlined each year.
08
Apr
Love Bites Respectful... Wynnum
Train as a facilitator of NAPCAN's respectful relationships program Love Bites and Love Bites Junior, designed for 11-17 year olds.
10
Apr
Mental Health First Aid Brisbann
The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult. You will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practical, evidence-based
02
May
Effective Supervision For... Hamilton
This interactive one-day workshop helps supervisors in child and family welfare and youth services to understand supervision as a specific area of practice and to develop their practice skills in this area.
17
May
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Yeronga
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
22
May
Working with Complexity – parents... Hamilton
A one-day workshop which considers practice skills in working with families to make a difference, when parental issues relate to the often concurrent issues of mental health, substance misuse and family violence.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
06
Jun
Pathways of Recovery Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources now to secure your attendance.
12
Jun
SaFa training – Risk assessment in... Hamilton
This comprehensive one-day workshop uses evidence-based knowledge to develop participants’ understanding of the concepts central to risk assessment in contemporary child protection practice.
20
Jun
Strengths-Based Case Management in... Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
27
Jun
It Takes a Village - social... Hamilton
This one-day workshop offers a contemporary and practice-oriented frame of reference for the use of social inclusion theory in family support.
17
Jul
High Voltage – working with ‘high... Hamilton
High Voltage is a one-day workshop, which supports a practical and effective approach to working with vulnerable young people, grounded in contemporary thinking and research.
08
Aug
Supervision: Unpacking Practice Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
22
Aug
Tuning In to Acting Out –... Hamilton
This one-day workshop is a must for experienced workers in both government and community services working with young people, including youth workers, direct care workers in residential services for young people, statutory child protection and juvenile justice workers.
22
Aug
Strengths-Based Approaches to... Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
05
Sep
Repairing Broken Threads -... Hamilton
A one-day workshop designed to develop your knowledge and skills in: assessing safety; planning effective support and intervention; and collaborative work with children, young people, their families and carers in this emotive and critical work.
19
Sep
For The record - effective case... Hamilton
A highly interactive one-day workshop that examines the science and the art of recording in various contexts, with a focus on case notes.
17
Oct
SaFa® Training – Risk assessment... Hamilton
This comprehensive one-day workshop uses evidence-based knowledge to develop participants’ understanding of the concepts central to risk assessment in contemporary child protection practice.
07
Nov
First-Up – client response... Hamilton
This one-day workshop equips and supports administration workers in their role of providing ‘first-up’ responses to clients and members of the public who present in person at reception or over the phone.

Central Queensland

21
Feb
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Rockhampton
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
02
May
Changing Lives, Changing... Gladstone
What will it take to create communities where everyone contributes, matters and belongs?

Darling Downs

01
Mar
Building Resilience and Preventing... Toowoomba
The 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 Raising Workshop.
15
Mar
Working with Young People who Self... East Toowoomba
What participants will gain from this workshop? • Understand differences and links between self harm / injury and suicidal behaviour. • Identifying those most at risk of self harm / injury. • Risk factors for self harm / injury behaviour. • Protective factors for self harm / injury behaviour. •
15
Mar
Building Resilience in Young People East Toowoomba
What participants will gain from this workshop?
18
May
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Toowoomba
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.
08
Jun
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Toowoomba
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.

Far North Queensland

04
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Cooktown
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
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
26
Mar
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Cairns
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.
27
Mar
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Cairns
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
09
Apr
Love Bites Respectful... Cairns
Train as a facilitator of NAPCAN's respectful relationships program Love Bites and Love Bites Junior, designed for 11-17 year olds.

Gold Coast

05
Mar
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Gold Coast
What will it take to create a Gold Coast community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?
14
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Gold Coast
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
21
Feb
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Palm Beach
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
23
Feb
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Palm Beach
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.
02
Mar
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Helensvale
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
14
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Burleigh Heads
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
16
Mar
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Palm Beach
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
19
Mar
Youth Mental Health First Aid Helensvale
This 14-hour YMHFA Course teaches adults who are living or working with young people, 12-25, how to provide Mental Health First Aid. Topics discussed in this course include depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use problems.
11
Apr
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Burleigh Heads
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat

Ipswich

28
Feb
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Ipswich
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
25
Feb
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Ipswich
The Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education (QCIE) would like to invite all interested families to attend the upcoming coffee morning.

Logan

18
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Logan
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
26
Feb
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Logan
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
04
Mar
Logan's first-ever Deal with... Logan Central
Money problems? Come along to Logan’s first ever Deal with Debt Day! ** Free advice and information from experts **
08
Mar
safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for... Beenleigh
safeTALK is a half-day suicide-alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper.
09
May
Youth Mental Health First Aid 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

08
Jul
Love Bites Respectful... Townsville
Train as a facilitator of NAPCAN's respectful relationships program Love Bites and Love Bites Junior, designed for 11-17 year olds.
11
Jul
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Townsville
Free 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.
12
Jul
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Townsville
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
13
Jul
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Townsville
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.

Online

11
Mar
QCOSS webinar: Skilling...
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment. This webinar is designed to help community based organisations respond effectively to funding applications for the Skilling Queenslanders for Work (SQW) initiative.
14
Mar
COLLINS & CO 2019 NFP... Melbourne
This full-day Conference is designed specifically for NFP organisations, and should be attended by Board Members, key management, and general staff. The Conference will consist of 3 concurrent streams, 2 keynote speakers and plenty of networking opportunities with peers.

Queensland wide

27
Feb
QCOSS Connect
Do you want to have a conversation about the big themes in your community and envision what that community could be like? Wondering what QCOSS has been up to lately? Want more information about current issues that are affecting communities and the community service sector in Queensland?
13
Feb
QCOSS Events: Tender writing...
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to one of our tender writing workshops.

Redland

27
Feb
Tender writing workshop - Redlands Capalaba
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.

Sunshine Coast

19
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Sunshine Coast
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
13
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Noosaville
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session

Wide Bay Burnett

26
Feb
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... Hervey Bay
Need help writing successful grant or funding applications? Looking for tips to make your funding applications stand out? Want to know more about Skilling Queenslanders for Work and how to apply for funding? Come along to our tender writing workshop.
27
Feb
QCOSS Event: Energy Savvy Families... Hervey Bay
Find out how to reduce your electricity bills through the Energy Savvy Families program.
28
Mar
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Bundaberg
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
Mar
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Bundaberg
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
30
Mar
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Bundaberg
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.