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8/09/2022
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Staff Retention in the Disability Sector Workshop

NDS is partnering with SACS to present a two-hour online interactive workshop on the popular topic of why people leave their jobs and practice tips on how to reduce this in your workplace.
Scheduled Training
8/06/2021
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Right On Board: Governing and Managing for Human Rights, Quality and Safeguarding

Right on Board answers the need as highlighted by the Disability Royal Commission for greater awareness of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Special Event
21/09/2022
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WA Pre-Budget Submission Consultation

NDS is inviting members to provide input into developing its pre-budget submission for 2023-24. We would value your insights, experiences and opinions about key issues to raise with the WA Government.

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Working with People with Disability

Support person with participant playing a guitar
Location: eLearning
Date: 1/01/2021 to 31/12/2022

This eLearning module introduces front line staff to the principle of providing support to people with disability.

Developed as part of an NDS Member Collaboration, this 30-minute interactive eLearning module is introducing front line staff to:

  • The principles of providing support to people with disability
  • Main features of common disabilities
  • Person-centred practice
  • Community access opportunities for customers
  • Effective communication strategies to use with customers.

This module also includes links to the Participation Project Resource Guide – “The Role of the Disability Support Worker Part One” and “The Role of the Disability Support Worker Part Two”. Together the booklets provide an introduction to the fundamental principles of disability support work under the NDIS. These guides were produced with joint Tasmanian agency funding.

Fee structure

Prices exclude GST and are for a 12 month licence

  • Individual access - $38
  • Tier 6 1-100 users - $450
  • Tier 5 101-250 users - $909
  • Tier 4 251-400 users - $2,008
  • Tier 3 401-550 users - $2,807
  • Tier 2 551-700 users - $3,306
  • Tier 1 701-2500 users - $3,505

Note: This course is available on the NDS Workforce Essential e-Learning Library Licence

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Learn and Develop at submit enquiry/feedback.

For technical support with the eLearning training platform, please contact helpdesk@etrainu.com, 07 3114 2958 or access the online helpdesk