Calendar

Sep
30
Thu
Thursday – 30 September – Measuring the environment
Sep 30 @ 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

Oct
6
Wed
Wednesday – 6 October 2021- Grabrail Prescription
Oct 6 @ 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
  • The latest research relating to grabrails provided in bathrooms and toilets
  • Product options and their application
  • Resources for practice

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

Oct
8
Fri
Friday 8 October – Repeat webinar – Update on the new Access Standard AS 1428.1 (2021)
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objective

  • To provide an overview of changes to the Australian Standard relevant for home modification practice.

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

Oct
14
Thu
Thursday 14 October – Writing a Scope of Works for Building Services Professionals
Oct 14 @ 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.
  • Resources for practice.

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

Oct
21
Thu
Thursday 21 October – Minor Modifications
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The difference between minor and major modifications
  • 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

Oct
25
Mon
Full Day Workshop 1 – Introduction to Home Modifications
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Registration – $350 plus GST – click here

Oct
28
Thu
Thursday 28 October – Toilet Modifications
Oct 28 @ 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

Nov
1
Mon
Full Day Workshop 2 – Complex Home Modifications
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Registration – $350 plus GST – click here

Nov
3
Wed
Wednesday 3 November – Legislation, Codes and Standards relevant for Home Modification Practice
Nov 3 @ 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

Nov
5
Fri
Half Day Workshop 3 – Ramps
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

PayPal Registration – $200 plus GST – click here