Events

 

Brisbane

02
Aug
The Forgotten Known - Attachment...
This full-day workshop is designed to assist social workers, child protection workers, psychologists, counsellors and community workers to develop a better understanding of adults, children and families with traumatic histories and to enhance their skills in working with this client group.
02
Aug
Family Ties - working with kinship... Hamilton
A one day workshop that 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.
07
Aug
Applied Suicide Intervention... Moorooka
ASIST is a scientifically proven suicide intervention model where participants will learn to intervene and help to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. During the 2 day course participants will gain the skills to assist in reducing suicidal feelings for those at risk.
16
Aug
Slater and Gordon - Motor Vehicle...
Legal Ed Seminar Slater and Gordon will present this Legal Education Seminar on Motor Vehicle Compensation Claims.
17
Aug
Make Change or Be Changed Brisbane
This experiential leadership program consists of four, full day workshops delivered monthly, over four months. An action learning, participatory approach supports experimentation between sessions, continuous reflection and improvement over the life of the program.
22
Aug
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect... Moorooka
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.
22
Aug
Child Safe Organisations Workshop... Moorooka
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
23
Aug
CBT Exposure Therapy for Anxiety...
This full 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.
23
Aug
Tuning in to Acting Out -... Hamilton
In this one day workshop we examine the purpose of behaviour as a form of communication. What does it mean to respond to the underlying need, as opposed to presenting behaviour? How do we do it?
01
Sep
Revitalising your Social Work... Springwood
This week-end full day workshop consists of presentations, discussions, sharing of experiences/information amongst participants, networking and business planning activity based on newly acquired information.
06
Sep
Bridging Troubled Waters -... Hamilton
This workshop is ideal for those in supervisory roles and considers the tricky issues in managing workplace conflict and tension and restoring harmony.
13
Sep
The Forgotten Known - STAGE TWO -...
This full-day workshop is designed for those who have attended the core Forgotten Known workshop and who wish to further their skills and develop tools for working with clients who have experienced trauma and attachment disruptions.
25
Sep
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect... Northgate
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
Sep
Cultural Immersion Tour - Ration... Cherbourg
Join us for a one day visit to Cherbourg to immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture through connecting with Elders and experiencing for yourself what it was like to live under the ‘Aboriginal Protection Act’.
11
Oct
Digging Deeper - risk assessment... Hamilton
A one-day workshop on integrating risk assessment with a strengths-based framework in child protection.
26
Oct
Inspiring, Connecting, Acting for... South Brisbane
To mark CRU’s anniversary, we invite you to join us on the 26 & 27 October 2018 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre for Inspiring, Connecting, Acting for Change: Three Events to mark Three Decades.
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.

Central Queensland

07
Sep
QCOSS Event: Masterclass:... Rockhampton
Community engagement is about ensuring that those most impacted by social challenges have a say in designing and implementing solutions.
07
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Rockhampton
What will it take to create communities where everyone contributes, matters and belongs? This event will focus on what we have achieved and what more we can do together.
17
Aug
QCOSS Event: Skilling... Rockhampton
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.

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.

Ipswich

27
Aug
QCOSS Event: Skilling... North Ipswich
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.

Logan

17
Jul
Youth Mental Health First Aid Beenleigh
This 14-hour YMHFA Course teaches adults how to provide Mental Health First Aid to adolescents.
10
Oct
Underneath the Masculine Mask: How...
This one day workshop will explore why men often resist the term ‘depression’ due to traditional masculine socialisation which views talking about problems and admitting to not coping as weak, shameful and unmanly.
16
Oct
ASIST- Applied Suicide for Everyone Beenleigh
ASIST is a scientifically proven suicide intervention model where participants will learn to intervene and help to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. During the 2 day course participants will gain the skills to assist in reducing suicidal feelings for those at risk.

Moreton Bay

08
Nov
Core Skills for New & Emerging... Caboolture
This one-day workshop offers an introduction to core knowledge and understandings necessary to feel confident and skilled in meeting the needs of your team, your service and your client group.

North Queensland

18
Jul
Free Child Abuse Prevention /... Mt Isa
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.
18
Jul
Free Child Safe Organisations... Mt Isa
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
23
Aug
Strategies for Thriving in Rural... Mackay
Social Work Practice in remote and rural locations can be very rewarding. It can also present both personal and professional challenges and requires a broad range of skills.
24
Aug
Making the Most of Supervision -... Mackay
Supervision is an ongoing requirement for all social workers throughout their careers, as stated in the AASW Supervision Standards and AASW Code of Ethics. This half day workshop is based on current research and literature.
28
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Annandale
What will it take to create a Townsville community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs? This event will focus on what we have achieved and what more we can do together.
20
Sep
Making the most of Supervision Townsville
Supervision is an ongoing requirement for all social workers throughout their careers, as stated in the AASW Supervision Standards and AASW Code of Ethics. This full-day workshop is based on current research and literature.

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.
31
Jul
QCOSS Webinar: Managing Employees...
This webinar is specifically designed to help new and existing management committee members understand their responsibilities as an employer and their responsibilities to their employees.
08
Aug
Leadership Styles & Role...
The session will provide participants with techniques for developing role clarity in their leadership and across all their team members
22
Aug
Promoting Innovation &...
In this session we will explore how leaders can support innovation and creativity in teams.

Queensland wide

07
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,...
We are very excited to announce the next stage of the QCOSS Movement for change – a series of Changing Lives, Changing Communities events in 13 locations across Queensland.
17
Aug
QCOSS Event: Skilling... Queensland wide
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
17
Aug
QCOSS Connect
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? Keen to provide your feedback? Then come along to a QCOSS Connect event near you!
06
Nov
QCOSS Annual General Meeting West End
The QCOSS AGM will be held from 7:30 to 9:30am on Tuesday 6 November 2018

Wide Bay Burnett

23
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... PIALBA
What will it take to create communities where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs? This event will focus on what we have achieved and what more we can do together.