Calendar

Jul
15
Wed
Wednesday 15 July – Case study showcase
Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Information will be provided about home modifications completed recently including minor and major modifications.
  • Attendees are encouraged to email their own case study information to Liz in advance of the webinar if they wish to showcase their work and discuss their scenarios.

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Jul
22
Wed
Wednesday 22 July – Kitchens
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Practical information on products and designs to suit bathrooms for older people and people with disabilities
  • Information about resources to assist with problem solving a range of client scenarios

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Aug
6
Thu
Thursday – 6 August – Stairlifts
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Australian Standards requirements
  • When to recommend stairlifts
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve case scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Aug
20
Thu
Thursday 20 August – Measuring the person
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Advantages of measuring
  • Problems arising with the measuring process
  • Tools to use during measuring
  • Relevance of anthropometrics to practice
  • Key postures to consider
  • Translating the measurements into features in the built environment

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Aug
26
Wed
Wednesday 26 August – Writing a scope of works
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The intent of a scope of works and how it differs from a specification
  • The essential items to include in a scope of works
  • Hints and tips for writing a scope of works to suit the needs of the building services professional
  • Example wording for minor and major modifications to complement concept drawings and photos.

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Sep
3
Thu
Thursday – 3 September – Case study showcase discussion
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide opportunities for attendees to discuss case studies.

Information will be provided about home modifications completed recently including minor and major modifications to external and internal areas of the home, kitchens, bathrooms, and laundries.

Attendees to email their own case study information to Liz in advance of the webinar if they wish to showcase their work and discuss their scenarios.

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Oct
1
Thu
Thursday – 1 October – Modified Bathroom Showcase
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Products used, and designs completed in the last 12 months by Liz Ainsworth and others

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Nov
12
Thu
Thursday – 12 November – Grabrail Prescription
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Factors influencing the selection of grabrails
  • The importance of tailoring grabrail selection and installation to suit individual’s requirements
  • The relevance and application of Access Standards to grabrail prescription in homes
  • Product options and their application, and resources for practice

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Nov
26
Thu
Thursday – 26 November – Home Modifications for People in the Bariatric Range
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Occupational Therapy practice issues
  • The importance of measurement
  • Principles for selecting and evaluating products and designs
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources to enhance practice

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here

Dec
10
Thu
Thursday – 10 December – Manual handling issues of importance for planning home modification solutions
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • why knowledge and skills in manual handling are important for home modification practice
  • examples of manual handling issues that may arise in the home for a range of people who present with access and mobility requirements
  • home modification solutions to address environmental barriers that may limit good manual handling practice and use
  • resources that can be used for future practice

Registration for Individuals – $50+GSTclick here
Registration for Groups – $200+GSTclick here