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Quality and Safeguarding: Reflection and Action

As part of the Quality and Safeguarding Project, NDS is delivering this interactive half-day workshop, developed for coordinators and key support workers promoting best practice.
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Free speed dating networking event for SA allied health practitioners

An event for allied health professionals delivering disability services to meet peers and colleagues to build connections and enable future referrals, multidisciplinary service delivery and/or collaboration
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One Day Seminar

Defensible Documentation for Disability Support Staff

Learn the leading method to document progress notes professionally, legally and competently.

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This workshop is open to NDS members and Victorian providers who are commencing preparations for the introduction of the Portable Long Service Scheme.
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Emerging Leader

The program provides practical guidance for those transitioning from team member to team leader/supervisor looking to get the most out of a team’s performance and manage workplace relationships.

Defensible Documentation for Disability Support Staff

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Location: National
Date: 26/09/2019 to 5/12/2019

Learn the leading method to document progress notes professionally, legally and competently.

This training:

  • Is compliant with legislation and disability standards
  • Supports client choice and control 
  • Enables clients to direct their own care and ensures staff document their duty of care
  • Reduces the time required to write relevant information
  • Uses complaints, legal cases and coronial investigations to illustrate requirements
  • Covers incidents, risks, change, and the big risk ‘refusal of care or advice’

Presented by: Preventing Harm Initiative

PHI is a Specialist Training and Risk Management Company for Aged, Community, Disability and Mental Health Services.

Event details: 

Date Location Time
26 September 2019 Brisbane
Kendron-Wavell, 21 Kittyhawk Dr, Chermside

9:00am -12:30pm

1:00pm - 4:30pm

15 October 2019 Adelaide
Sport SA, Military Rd, West Beach, SA
9:30am - 1:00pm
22 October 2019 Sydney
Club York, 95-99 York Street, Sydney
9:00am - 12:30pm
1:00pm - 4:30pm
24 October 2019 Melbourne
9:00am - 12:30pm
1:00pm - 4:30pm
28 November 2019

Hellenic Club in the City, 13 Moore Street, Canberra

9:30am - 1:00pm
2 December 2019 Burnie
Burnie Arts and Function Centre, Wilmot St Burnie, 7320
9:30am - 1:00pm
3 December 2019 Launceston
Launceston LINC, 71 Civic Sq, Launceston 7250
12:30pm - 4:00pm
5 December 2019 Hobart
Salamanca Inn, 10 Gladstone St, Hobart, 7000
9:30am - 1:00pm


Queensland subsidised pricing

NDS Members: $100 + GST
Non-NDS Members: $150 + GST

Tasmania pricing

NDS Members: $80 + GST
Non-NDS Members: $110 +GST

Everywhere else

NDS Members: $198 + GST
Non-NDS members: $275.00 + GST

In-house delivery

NDS can help arrange to have this workshop delivered in house for your teams. For more information, please contact

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Learn and Develop on