Qualifications within this Training Package include those which provide skills for people working in the general health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, as well as for those who work in the areas of alcohol and other drugs; mental health, health education and promotion; and advocacy, particularly in rural and remote communities.
The Qualifications allocated to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Practitioners range from a Certificate II through to Advanced Diploma.
Draft 1 consultation is now open for the following updated qualifications:
- Certificate II in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care
- Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care
- Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care
- Diploma of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Practice
- Diploma of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Management
- Advanced Diploma of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Management.
For more information and background on this project, please visit the project page on this website or download the Consultation Guide at the bottom of this page.
Consultation Activities and Timelines
National consultation on Draft 1 will take place from Wednesday, 04 November 2020 and will close at 5.00pm on Thursday, 24 December 2020. A Consultation Guide, which should be read in conjunction with the Draft 1 Training Package Products, is available for download at the bottom of this page.
Following the close of the consultation period, feedback received will be collated and evaluated. This feedback will inform the development of Draft 2, which will be made publicly available for validation prior to the submission for endorsement.
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Consultation Activities: Draft 1
A series of webinars will be held along with access to SkillsIQ’s Online Feedback Forum page. Please click on the links below to register for a webinar.
Webinar 1: Tuesday, 10 November 2020 2.00pm – 4.00pm AEDT - closed
Webinar 2: Wednesday, 11 November 2020 11.00am – 1.00pm AEDT - closed
Webinar 3: Tuesday, 01 December 2020 2.00pm – 4.00pm AEDT
Webinar 4: Wednesday, 02 December 2020 11.00am – 1.00pm AEDT
Webinar 5: Monday, 14 December 2020 2.00pm – 4.00pm AEDT
For more information, or to discuss, please contact Emma Gleeson at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 0419 000 867.