Face-to-Face

These courses are delivered Face to Face and are open to everyone to attend; parents, teachers, school executives, principals, allied health and medical professionals as well as students. These courses are held at RIDBC Renwick Centre, around Australia and in some international locations.
Many of these sessions are available through remote access from around the country and world.
These sessions offer the research and practical skills as well as networking opportunities.

 

AUG
03

Positive Strategies to develop the mental health of children and adolescents who are deaf or hard of hearing

10:00 am | | CPE18CBMH

This course is targeted to teachers and professionals that are working with students that are deaf or hard of hearing in both primary and secondary schooling. If you are looking to develop strategies for working with their students who are at risk of developing mental health issues this course will provide you with a variety of positive psychology tips and practical ideas to implement in your classroom/setting.

AUG
20

Untangling the Code – Braille Mathematics Primary K-6

9:00 am | | CPE18BPM

This workshop will identify all relevant principles essential in having a true understanding of Braille transcription of mathematical material K – 6. It will address the various Braille code signs and modes and give a comprehensive understanding of why things are brailled as they are when an almost identical item is brailled differently.

AUG
21

Unpacking the Code: Braille Mathematics in the Secondary years

9:00 am | | CPE18BSM

This workshop will identify all relevant principles essential in having a true understanding of braille transcription of mathematical material 7 – 12. It will address the various braille code signs and modes at this level and give a comprehensive understanding of why things are brailled as they are when an almost identical item is brailled differently.

SEP
06

AAC – Communication in Action

9:00 am | | CPE18AAC

Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) are the communication tools, systems and strategies that can replace or supplement natural speech. There are many reasons that a person may not be able to communicate using speech. AAC is the tool that can give a person with little or no speech a way to communicate their needs, their thoughts and ideas, tell stories, and interact with the world around them.