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Sector Training Activities

Fundamentals of Assistive Technology workshop

This workshop covers the fundamental skills and knowledge for good AT practice for support staff to make safe decisions. The key concepts in the AT process will be explored as well as how to facilitate a good AT journey for your clients. In addition to this, the practical activities will give participants hands-on experience with equipment for daily living, and utilising good resources of AT information.
Assistive Technologies are one of the key strategies under the NDIS and My Aged Care reforms to support wellness, reablement and participation for clients with disabilities and aged care needs.

Target audience: This workshop is essential for support workers, support coordinators, nursing staff, RAS assessors, local coordinators and planners, activity officers, residential care staff, allied health staff who are new to AT, therapy assistants, pharmacy assistants and suppliers and retail staff.

Presenter: Independent Living Centre WA
Date: 13 November 2017
Time: 8:30 am-12:30 pm
Venue: Training room
Independent Living Centre, The Niche Suite A, 11 Aberdare Road, Nedlands
Cost : $140.00
Parking: There is parking at the QE11 multi story car park which is a short walk to the niche building. This car park can be accessed from Winthrop Avenue. Parking at the QE11 site can be time consuming due to heavy traffic, so please ensure you allow plenty of ti
Contact: Independent Living Centre WA
 Ph 93810600

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