Training for Personal Carers

Personal Care For Clients with Spinal Cord Injury

Who would benefit from this course?

Personal carers both from public and private sector agencies, who care for clients with  spinal cord injury living in the community. Participants are usually personal carers, service coordinators, community support staff, family members or anyone involved in supporting a person with  spinal cord injury.

How does the training help?

The workshop provides an overview of the causes and effects of  spinal cord injury and the specific personal care tasks that participants deliver. It explores the underlying reasons why these procedures are so important to the client’s health.

What is the workshop format?

The workshop is run with trainer presentations, small group sessions and practical demonstrations.

Workshop locations

  • Sydney 
    6 Holker Street, Newington
    Dates: TBA

Newington Transport and Parking: Limited parking is available on site, however a metered car park is available at Newington Plaza. Newington is accessible by bus from Parramatta, Auburn, Strathfield and Olympic Park Ferry Stop and Train Station.

 

  • Newcastle
    65 The Avenue, Wickham
    Dates: TBA

Presenters

Our presenters are qualified and experienced in the relevant subject matter. They include spinal nurses, social workers, occupational therapists and community educators.

Participants Receive

Learners guide, certificate of attendance, morning tea and lunch.

To register your interest in training:

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