Calendar

Mar
11
Thu
Thursday – 11 March – Measuring the environment
Mar 11 @ 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

Webinar registration

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

Mar
18
Thu
Thursday – 18 March – Writing a good scope of works
Mar 18 @ 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.

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

Mar
25
Thu
Thursday – 25 March – Minor modifications
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The difference between minor and major modification
  • A framework outlining the complexity associated with minor modification prescription
  • The context for delivery of minor modifications in the community
  • The advantages and limitations of minor modifications
  • The process for identifying the need for minor modifications
  • Typical barriers and minor modification solutions in the home
  • Resources that can be used for future practice

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

Mar
31
Wed
Wednesday – 31 March – Getting it right: Grabrail prescription
Mar 31 @ 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

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

Apr
8
Thu
Thursday – 8 April – Legislation, Codes and Standards relevant for Home Modification Practice
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Intent and relevance of legislation, codes, and access standards for domestic home modifications (minor and major modifications)
  • Resources to assist practice

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

Apr
15
Thu
Thursday – 15 April – Kitchen modifications
Apr 15 @ 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

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

Apr
22
Thu
Thursday – 22 April – Overview of Complex Bathroom Modifications
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Basic principles for planning bathroom layout
  • Legislation, code and standard issues impacting on planning
  • Technical considerations when modifying an ensuite and a bathroom with/without a toilet
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources for practice

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

Apr
29
Thu
Thursday – 29 April – Temporary modifications and equipment
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

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

May
6
Thu
Thursday – 6 May – Colour and lighting
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Colour luminance and colour contrast
  • Lighting options
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve specific case scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

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

May
12
Wed
Wednesday – 12 May – Toilet Modifications
May 12 @ 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