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Working with Refugees Training

Do you want to engage more effectively with people from refugee backgrounds?

This training program gives you practical skills to enhance the services you provide to people from refugee backgrounds within the welfare and services sector.

This program addresses service delivery challenges including:

  • Understanding and communicating with clients from diverse refugee backgrounds
  • Responding appropriately to needs specific to people from refugee backgrounds
  • Helping people from refugee backgrounds regain their independence

The following group discounts are also available. 

  • 3 to 5 participants per organisation: 15% discount
  • 6 to 10 participants per organisation: 20% discount
  • Student: 20% discount (Student ID must be presented)

MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Working With Refugees pagecall us on 07 33375 400 or Contact us

WHEN
October 12, 2020 at 9:30am
WHERE
Brisbane Multicultural Centre
28 Dibley St
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102
Australia
Google map and directions
$200.00 AUD ·
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Working with Cultural Diversity Training

According to the 2016 Census:

Nearly one half (49%) of all Australians had either been born overseas or one or both parents had been born overseas.

In Queensland, 26.10% of both parents had been born overseas

13.5% speak a language other than English

Being aware of cultural differences is crucial for delivering services to and working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Our training delivers understanding and ready-to-apply strategies and skills to help achieve successful engagement.

This program addresses workplace challenges including:

  • Understand Cultural Diversity in Queensland
  • Understand the challenges of settlement
  • Understand Culture and its impact on communication
  • Apply skills needed in Cross Cultural Communication
  • Develop skills needed to manage Cultural Diversity

Who should attend?

This program is tailored for government and community sector organisations, and is suitable for:

  • Any service provider whose work brings them into contact with customers or clients from a multicultural background
  • Professionals and volunteers seeking to enhance their cultural competency when engaging with people from a multicultural background.
  • Government employees providing services including transport, education, training, family support, employment, community support, disabilities, health, seniors, youth, environment, emergency services, housing, business, industry, recreation, sports and arts.

The following group discounts are available:

3 to 5 participants per organisation: 15% discount

6 to 10 participants per organisation: 20% discount

Student: 20% discount (Student ID must be presented)

MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Working effectively with Cultural Diversity pagecall us on 07 33375 400 or Contact us

WHEN
August 24, 2020 at 9:30am
WHERE
Brisbane Multicultural Centre
28 Dibley St
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102
Australia
Google map and directions
$200.00 AUD ·
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Working with Cultural Diversity Training

According to the 2016 Census:

Nearly one half (49%) of all Australians had either been born overseas or one or both parents had been born overseas.

In Queensland, 26.10% of both parents had been born overseas

13.5% speak a language other than English

Being aware of cultural differences is crucial for delivering services to and working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Our training delivers understanding and ready-to-apply strategies and skills to help achieve successful engagement.

This program addresses workplace challenges including:

  • Understand Cultural Diversity in Queensland
  • Understand the challenges of settlement
  • Understand Culture and its impact on communication
  • Apply skills needed in Cross Cultural Communication
  • Develop skills needed to manage Cultural Diversity

Who should attend?

This program is tailored for government and community sector organisations, and is suitable for:

  • Any service provider whose work brings them into contact with customers or clients from a multicultural background
  • Professionals and volunteers seeking to enhance their cultural competency when engaging with people from a multicultural background.
  • Government employees providing services including transport, education, training, family support, employment, community support, disabilities, health, seniors, youth, environment, emergency services, housing, business, industry, recreation, sports and arts.

The following group discounts are available:

3 to 5 participants per organisation: 15% discount

6 to 10 participants per organisation: 20% discount

Student: 20% discount (Student ID must be presented)

MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Working effectively with Cultural Diversity pagecall us on 07 33375 400 or Contact us

WHEN
November 30, 2020 at 9:30am
WHERE
Brisbane Multicultural Centre
28 Dibley St
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102
Australia
Google map and directions
$200.00 AUD ·
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Working with young people from a Refugee background

People aged under 25 account for more than 50% of refugees arriving in Australia. How prepared are you to work with these young people, their families and communities?

This one-day training session has been developed to provide you with an in-depth understanding of the unique needs and challenges these young people face as well as practical strategies and ideas on how to best support them to reach their potential.

This program provides you with the skills to:

  • Understand the experiences of young people and how it impacts on their settlement journey
  • Recognise the skills and resilience of young people
  • Build professional networks with others working with individuals

Who should attend:

  • Anyone whose work brings them into contact with young people from a refugee background e.g. youth workers, teachers, tutors, health care and disability professionals, employment, counselling professionals, education professionals, settlement workers, emergency service providers, religious organisations, recreation and community groups.
  • Professionals responsible for policy or program development.
  • Professionals and volunteers seeking to enhance their cultural competency when engaging with young people from a refugee background.

The following group discounts are also available. 

  • 3 to 5 participants per organisation: 15% discount
  • 6 to 10 participants per organisation: 20% discount
  • Student: 20% discount (Student ID must be presented)

MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Working with young people from a Refugee background pagecall us on 07 33375 400 or Contact us

WHEN
November 09, 2020 at 9:30am
WHERE
Brisbane Multicultural Centre
28 Dibley St
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102
Australia
Google map and directions
$200.00 AUD ·
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Acknowledgement of country
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of all the lands on which we meet, work and live and recognise that this land has always been and always will be Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander land.

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Multicultural Australia respects and values Australia’s First Nation peoples’ enormous resilience, courage, determination and often unrecognized contributions to this country’s social and economic development. We walk together in solidarity in the shared pain of the past and with shared hope for the future.