Aboriginal cultural appreciation
This workshop provides an overview of Aboriginal history and culture, as well as culturally appropriate communication protocols and strategies to assist participants and organisations to more effectively assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in their work.
The course aims to better equip organisations and their staff to provide a culturally responsive, flexible and consistent services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The workshop is delivered by the NSW Ombudsman’s Aboriginal Unit staff and is currently only available in-house, allowing us to tailor the training to suit your organisation’s needs.
Who should attend
All staff from government and non-government sectors.
- strategies to engage and communicate effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
- about current issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and how these issues are linked to past and present Government practices and policies
- some helpful information on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity
- ways to offer a more effective service to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
This course also provides an opportunity for participants to hear the personal stories from the presenters to appreciate the diversity of Aboriginal culture. It also provides an opportunity for participants to workshop scenarios specific to their organisation and work.
Participants are provided with a manual that includes a list of useful contacts and resources.
This is a half day workshop.
There are currently no events for this workshop.