Melbourne Apprenticeship Disability Network

Melbourne Apprenticeship Disability Network Whilst one in five Australians live with disability, only one in 29 apprentices discloses living with  disability when commencing an apprenticeship (AIHW). Research conducted in 2020 by the Eastern and Northern Melbourne NDCOs identified the need for opportunities for collaboration across the apprenticeships sector to [...]

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Call for Abstracts for the 2022 Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities (Round Table) Conference.

Call for Abstracts for the 2022 Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities (Round Table) Conference Conference Theme: Inclusion and Access to Information in Our Changing World Date: Monday, 16 May – Tuesday, 17 May 2022 Virtual Conference Information access is essential for all people including [...]

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Skills Education Webinar: Strategies for Inclusion of Students with Disability

Strategies for Inclusion of Students with Disability Online Tue 16 Nov 2021 10:00 am – 11:00 am AEDT Event details Presented by Jane Goodfellow, this session will explore a range of strategies suitable for VET trainers working with students with disability. With a focus on the Universal Design for [...]

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Microsoft accessibility tools for inclusive classroom and students learning experience

Microsoft accessibility tools for inclusive classroom and students learning experience Are you interested in learning about Microsoft accessibility tools to create an inclusive classroom and learning experience for your students? The Inclusive Classroom is a series of webinars that will aim to improve your knowledge of Microsoft accessibility features [...]

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Living with Disability Research Centre – PhD Scholarship Opportunity

PhD Scholarship Opportunity The Living with Disability Research Centre is delighted to offer a Research Training Program (RTP) PhD Scholarship opportunity for an outstanding candidate to explore a disability related topic in a discipline such as social work, disability studies or any other of the social sciences. We are seeking [...]

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Realise Your Potential workshop for neurodiversity young people 19 October 2021

Realise Your Potential workshop for neurodiverse young people Future Connect is hosting a co-design workshop asking: ‘How can we support neurodiverse young people to Realise their Potential through Career Development’. Chris Varney from the iCAN network will be co-facilitating the workshop. The workshop will be inclusive, strengths base, collaborative, [...]

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ADCET Webinar: Disclosing disability in higher education: What’s in it for the student?

ADCET Critical Conversations Disclosing disability in higher education: What’s in it for the student? When: Tuesday 19 October 2021 Join us for the first of a number of critical conversations that ADCET is hosting in partnership with the NDCO program.  These conversations aim to discuss some of the issues [...]

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EXPO: Assistive Technology for students who are blind or partially sighted

EXPO: Assistive Technology for students who are blind or partially sighted Showcasing & demonstrating assistive technologies that can promote inclusion & achievement for students who are blind or have low vision. Tuesday, November 23, 2021 1:00 PM  4:00 PM Book via Eventbrite

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AATIS Induction Kit

AATIS Induction Kit This Induction Kit is a PDF guide to help new employees in the Australian Apprenticeships sector gain the base knowledge required to start working effectively. The AATIS Induction Kit has been specifically written with industry insiders in mind. This Kit covers everything newcomers to the industry will [...]

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