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Sector Training Activities

Advanced Home Modifications workshop

Are you an Occupational Therapist looking to develop your understanding of, or update your skills and knowledge in Home Modifications? This interactive workshop might just be the opportunity you are looking for.


At the Advanced Home Modifications workshop, you will be provided with:

  • Information on the rights of a private home owner when modifying their own home
  • An understanding of common barriers in the home, and the range of home modification solutions
  • Information on how to review products to determine their suitability for use in home modification practice
  • Practice reviewing a plan and redesigning a home using a case study
  • Resource information to enhance practice


Target audience: The target audience for the workshop includes occupational therapy practitioners and others.

Presenter: The workshop will be presented by Liz Ainsworth from Home Design for Living. Liz is a passionate Occupational Therapist with over 20 years’ experience working in the housing field, and disability and aged care sectors. This is her third year presenting workshops with the ILC and we are delighted to have her return.

Early Bird tickets: $300

Standard tickets: $350

Attendees are welcome to bring case studies on the day for discussion and morning tea and lunch will be provided.

To register over the phone please contact ILC's Training Officer on 08 9381 0600.

Presenter: Liz Ainsworth
Date: 23 November 2017
Time: 9:00 am- 4:30 pm
Venue: Independent Living Centre WA
The Niche, 11 Aberdare Road Nedlands, WA 6009
Cost : $350.00
Parking: QEII Multistory Car park
Contact: Independent Living Centre WA
 Ph 93810600

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