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Member Webinar: 2017 Budget Briefing with Ken Baker

The Budgeting Briefing webinar provides expert analysis on what the 2017 Federal Budget holds for the NDIS and disability employment. Ken Baker takes members through the key measures of relevance to...

Free Audits of Electricity and Gas Bills

Specialist Energy Management provides professional energy brokering and energy management services.

Work, Health and Safety Package

This is a discounted work, health and safety package available for NDS Members through enableHR.

The Workplace Literacy Project

The Workplace Literacy Project

The Disability Workforce Innovation Network (DWIN) project identified workplace language, literacy and numeracy skills as an important workforce development focus in preparing for the requirements of the NDIS workplace.

Funded in Tasmania by 26TEN, NDS worked with disability service providers to see how we can strengthen workforce skills in these areas. The Tasmanian Language, Literacy and Numeracy Action Plan 2016-2017 provides a roadmap for the activities we are undertaking.

The cost of low-level, workforce literacy skills can be significant. This can however be mitigated by the benefits experienced by employers engaged in workplace literacy projects. Read a summary of research about this in the Workplace Literacy flyer  (with accessible version).

Tasmanian LLN Action Plan 2016-2017

Workplace literacy resources

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Contact information

For any enquiries about the Workplace Literacy Project, please contact Cath Ralston, Senior Sector Development Consultant, 03 6212 7305,