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Disability Support Awards Masterclass

Learn more about nominating someone for a WA Disability Support Award
One Day Seminar
One Day Seminar

Western Melbourne NDIS Implementation Workshop #2: Responding to emergency situations, unscheduled plan reviews and psychosocial disability under the NDIS

National Disability Services invites strategic leaders, senior managers and team leaders of organisations operating in the Western Melbourne NDIS roll out region to the second NDIS Implementation Workshop.
One Day Seminar
One Day Seminar

Preparing for the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework and Recognising Restrictive Practices

NDS invites you to attend one of four regional forums on practical actions you can take in your organisation to prepare for the introduction of the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding framework. 

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Training Course (short)
Training Course (short)

Introduction to Customised Employment Techniques

NDS is hosting a two-day specialised training program that will develop the knowledge, tools and resources necessary for your team to support people with significant disability who want to work.
NDS Member Meeting
NDS Member Meeting


Strictly aimed at CEOs, the NDS NSW State Committee and NDS EO Ken Baker invite CEOs to join State Committee representatives, Ken and their colleagues to canvass the key issues for NSW providers. 
In-house Training
In-house Training

Customised Employment Workshop

Register to attend the upcoming Transition to Work for People with Disability using the Customised Employment Approach and Discovering Personal Genius (Discovery) Process workshop.

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Driver Safety Induction

Distributed in partnership with Driver Safety Australia, this course provides a quick refresher to existing drivers, and includes three units:The Driver and Human Factors; The Vehicle; and The Road...
Online Training
Online Training

Disability Induction eLearning Program

A five-part eLearning program designed to introduce people to the disability sector.

Disability Safe E-Learning Program

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Location: National (Online)
Date: 21/12/2017 to 31/12/2018

Duration: 20-30 minutes per module

Format: 8 x e-Learning modules

Target Audience: All staff, particularly those who are new to the disability sector

‘Disability Safe’ is a comprehensive and applied program consisting of eight individual e-learning modules. The program has been designed to enhance the quality of disability services through safe work practice.

Modules focus on developing and expanding workers knowledge and understanding in regards to creating and participating in safe environments. Each module takes 20-30 minutes to complete and includes assessment questions throughout.

The ‘Disability Safe’ program package includes the following topics:

  • Bullying Awareness for Senior Managers
  • Bullying Awareness for Workers
  • Food Safety for Disability Support Workers
  • Impairment in the Disability Sector
  • Infection Control for Disability Support Workers
  • Medication Management
  • Risk Management
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls Awareness Training for the Disability Sector

‘Disability Safe’ is not an accredited program, however, participants achieving 90 per cent or more on these questions are eligible to receive a certificate of completion. Participants receiving less than 90 per cent will be given the option to repeat the module.

Fee Structure (excludes GST):

  • Individual access | $100.00 for 12 months
  • 10-50 users (15% discount) | $85.00 per user for 12 months
  • NDS Member Corporate Licence | $4,200 (unlimited users for 12 months)
  • Non NDS Member corporate licence | $4,800 (unlimited users for 12 months)

Western Australian providers have free access to Disability Safe until  June 30, 2018, thanks to state government funding.

Note: This course is avaliable on the NDS Workforce Essentials e-Learning Library Licence

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Katherine Hancock, Learning & Development Consultant, on 0292563167, or at