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    Emergency Relief - Free Training

    Through funding provided by the Department of Housing Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), WACOSS is providing workshops specifically for Emergency Relief (ER) services throughout 2012.

    These workshops are free to all Emergency Relief providers.

    Workshops will focus on developing skills and knowledge for Emergency Relief workers as well as the delivery and management of an ER program.

    Who should attend?

    • All staff, volunteers and managers involved in the delivery of emergency relief (funded and unfunded)

    Some travel subsidies are available for regional services

    Please click on the links below to download the relevant documents:

    ER Training Calendar

    Application to Attend ER Training

    ER Workshop Information

    ER Travel Subsidy Application

    Workshops for 2012 are:

     Managing Clients' Aggressive Behaviour

    Thursday 19th April 2012              

    Geraldton           

     Financial Literacy (Budget Counselling) 2 day course

    Tuesday 29th &Wednesday 30th May 2012

    Armadale
     Introduction to Emergency Relief
    Monday 30th April 2012
    Perth
     Introduction to Emergency Relief
    Monday 14th May
    Rockingham
     Advocacy & Referral Skills

    POSTPONED
    to Wednesday 23 May

    Albany
     Managing Clients' Aggressive Behaviour
    Wednesday 16th May
    Mount Barker
     Advocacy & Referral Skills
    Monday 21st May 2012
    Mandurah
     Advocacy & Referral Skills Wednesday 23rd May 2012
    Corrigin
     Introduction to Emergency Relief Thursday 24th May 2012
    Narrogin
     Advocacy & Referral Skills Monday 28th May 2012 Broome
     Cultural Awareness
    Monday 28th May 2012
    Perth
     Introduction to Emergency Relief
    Postponed to 14th June
    Wednesday 30th May 2012 Northam
     Managing Clients' Aggressive Behaviour
    Wednesday 30th May 2012 Kununurra
     Introduction to Emergency Relief Tuesday 5th June 2012 Port Hedland
     Managing Clients' Aggressive Behaviour Friday 15th June 2012 Kalgoorlie
     Financial Literacy (Budget Counselling)
    2 day course
    Thursday 7th & Friday 8th June, 2012
    Esperance
     Financial Literacy (Budget Counselling)
    2 day course
    Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th June, 2012
    Northam
     Introduction to Emergency Relief
    Tuesday 12th June, 2012 Manjimup
     Financial Literacy (Budget Counselling)
    2 day course
    Thursday 14th & Friday 15th June, 2012
    Roebourne