Calendar

May
13
Thu
Thursday – 13 May – Toilet Modifications
May 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Terminology
  • Information on measurement
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

May
20
Thu
Thursday – 20 May – Case study and new product show
May 20 @ 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.

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

May
27
Thu
Thursday – 27 May – Report writing
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Features of different types of comprehensive reports for minor and major modifications – to assist with court decisions, ensure protection from litigation and facilitate excellent clinical competence
  • Hints and tips to speed up report writing
  • Resources for practice.

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jun
3
Thu
Thursday – 03 June – Grabrail Prescription
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Thursday – 03 June - Grabrail Prescription

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

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jun
9
Wed
Wednesday 9 June – Temporary modifications and equipment
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Wednesday 9 June – Temporary modifications and equipment

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Modifications and equipment that can be installed to assist people who need temporary solutions (e.g. palliative care needs; managing while major modification work is being undertaken)
  • Typical barriers and modification/equipment solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve case scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jun
24
Thu
Thursday 24 June – Ramps
Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Thursday 24 June – Ramps

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • A review of the four different types of ramps described in AS 1428.1 (2009)
  • When to use AS 1428.1 (2009) for ramps that need to be installed inside and outside of people’s homes
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jul
1
Thu
Thursday 1 July – Modifications for children
Jul 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • What home modifications offer children and the role of the OT
  • Process for assessment of the child, their equipment, carer and tasks
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jul
8
Thu
Thursday 8 July – Lifts
Jul 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The range of lift options for external and internal access – stairlifts, platform lifts, waterlifts, and other style of lifts
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources for practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Jul
15
Thu
Thursday 15 July – FREE – Speaker – Peter Gregory
Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Jul
22
Thu
Thursday 22 July – Manual handling issues of importance for planning home modifications
Jul 22 @ 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

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here