Working with Aboriginal communities

This half-day workshop builds on our foundation workshop, Aboriginal cultural appreciation.

It focuses on the key elements of good consultation, culturally appropriate communication protocols, and strategies to help you and your organisation to more effectively engage and consult with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The workshop is delivered by the NSW Ombudsman’s Aboriginal Unit. More information about the work of our Aboriginal Unit is available here.

Who should attend

All staff from government and non-government sectors working with Aboriginal communities.

Learning outcomes

This training will help you to:

  • appreciate the historical impact of colonisation and government intervention
  • understand the key elements of good consultation
  • develop culturally appropriate communication protocols
  • promote strategies to effectively engage and consult with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

There will also be the opportunity to workshop scenarios specific to your organisation and work.

All participants will be given a manual that includes a list of useful contacts and resources.

Duration

This is a half-day workshop.

Fee

This training is only available in-house. Email or contact us for details or to discuss your training needs.

Events

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