Events

 

Brisbane

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.
27
Mar
The 2nd Australia and New Zealand... South Brisbane
Register now for the 2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference!
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.
28
Mar
Building Community Support for... Spring Hill
This session helps participants to develop their skills and frameworks for actively building community support for crisis, social and affordable housing.
29
Mar
Inclusive education - QCIE Coffee... Victoria Point
Queensland Collective for Inclusive Education Coffee and Chat session
03
Apr
‘Working with Cultural Diversity’ Woolloongabba
This one day training package is designed to provide attendees with ready to apply skills in both the work and personal environment.
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 Forum 2018: Social... Brisbane
If we believe in a socially inclusive and fair society, we need to find ways of ensuring that all are included. Platform 1225 is an initiative of Queensland Youth Housing Coalition. Join us in unpacking this complex issue with the aim to ensure social inclusion for all young people.
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.
05
Apr
Cultural Safety Spring Hill
Supported by an Aboriginal Elder, this engaging workshop uses story-sharing principles, individual reflection and group work, scenario testing and evaluation activities assisting us to develop deliberate ways to plan and continuously evaluate everyday practice.
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 Brisbane
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.
03
May
Leading Inclusive Organisations Spring Hill
Fostering workplace diversity is good for business, leading to increased creativity, innovation and productivity. A workplace that is reflective of the community it serves is also more likely to be welcoming, culturally safe and accessible to the community.
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.
16
Jul
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
Livingworks ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) 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.
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.
01
Aug
The Better Boards Conference 2019 South Brisbane
The Better Boards Conference is a key event for not-for-profit board members and CEOs. Attend to explore sustainable governance practices and strengthen leadership qualities.
06
Aug
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Toombul
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
Aug
Supervision: Unpacking Practice Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
08
Aug
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Toombul
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
22
Aug
Strengths-Based Approaches to... 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.
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

02
May
Changing Lives, Changing... Gladstone
What will it take to create communities where everyone contributes, matters and belongs?

Darling Downs

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

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

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

Logan

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

26
Mar
R&R Online Learning Session -...
Online study support provides an opportunity for students to link in via technology to enhance their knowledge and inform practice. The platform we are using for this Online study group is ZOOM.
02
Apr
Audit Prep Workshops (NDIS)
Turn questions into answers! Master the NDIS Practice Standards. Work with a Quality expert via video-link. The workshops blend structured content, advice, discussion, and practical exercises.
08
May
Reflective Practice - Digging...
Online study support provides an opportunity for students to link in via technology to enhance their knowledge and inform practice. The platform we are using for this Online study group is ZOOM.

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.
18
Jun
QCOSS State Budget Breakfast 2019 South Brisbane
Join us to hear about the impact the State Budget will have on Queenslanders experiencing poverty and disadvantage.
12
Sep
QCOSS State Conference 2019 -... Caloundra
'Leading change together' is the theme of this year's QCOSS State Conference. Details will be available soon.

Sunshine Coast

19
Mar
QCOSS Event: Tender writing... PARREARRA
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.

Wide Bay Burnett

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.