Professional Development Program in 2019

Learn how to support children with hearing loss in the classroom

2019 Program

To view the full 2019 program, click here: Professional Development Program 2019

Term 3

The magic ‘FLI’ (Functional Listening Index™)

Key Learnings:

• A revolutionary NEW tool, developed by The Shepherd Centre, to measure and address functional listening skills
• Introduction of online tool that can assist both teachers and parents with tracking and enhancing skills
• Early enhancement of Functional Listening skills can predict:
• Language
• Speech
• Literacy and
• Social Skills development

Course Details:

Full-day course suited for professionals working with primary and high school students, infants and children with hearing loss. Interactive workshop. Multiple opportunities for small group practise of key concepts. Numerous case conferences with video excerpts and practical applications. Click here or more information on The Functional Listening Index Paediatric

Course information:

The Magic FLI™-P (Functional Listening Workshop will contribute 6 hours of QTC registered PD covering standard descriptors 1.1.2; 1.5.2; 2.1.2; 3.1.2; 3.2.2; 3.3.2; 3.4.2; 3.5.2; 3.6.2; 3.7.2; 4.1.2; 5.1.2; 5.2.2; 6.2.2; 6.3.2

Sydney:

Dates: Monday 5th August
Venue: The Shepherd Centre Newtown 146 Burren Street, NEWTOWN NSW (2 minute walk from Macdonaldtown station)
Time: 9am – 4pm
Fee: $250 + GST pp, includes morning tea, lunch and training manual with multiple re-usable handouts

Canberra:

Dates: Thursday 8th August
Venue: TQI Headquarters170 Haydon Drive, BRUCE, ACT
Time: 9am – 4pm
Fee: $250 + GST pp, includes morning tea, lunch and training manual with multiple re-usable handouts

NEW! Combined Topic Workshop

Key Learnings:

MORNING: Engineering Executive Function
• What is Executive Funtion?
• Positive impact of enhanced Executive Funtion
• Barriers to Executive Funtion development
• Activities to strengthen Executive Function

AFTERNOON: Leaping into Literacy
• Specific literacy skill development challenges for children with hearing loss
• Overcoming literacy barriers for children with hearing loss
• Activities to overcome barriers to literacy

Course Details:

Full-day course suited for professionals working with primary and high school students, infants and children with hearing loss. Interactive workshop. Multiple opportunities for small group practise of key concepts. Numerous case conferences with video excerpts and practical applications.

Course information

Sydney:

Dates: Monday 23rd September
Venue: The Shepherd Centre Newtown 146 Burren Street, NEWTOWN NSW
Time: 9am – 4pm
Fee: $250 + GST pp, includes morning tea, lunch and training manual with multiple re-usable handouts

Dates: Thursday 26th September
Venue: TQI Headquarters 170 Haydon Drive, BRUCE, ACT
Time: 9am – 4pm
Fee: $250 + GST pp, includes morning tea, lunch and training manual with multiple re-usable handouts

HOST A SESSION AT YOUR SCHOOL

For a significantly reduced rate, we can facilitate a group session at your school.

ENROL HERE

Our Professional Development program for 2019 has concluded.

If you would like information on our additional courses that are available on-demand or in combination for groups of 8 or more participants, please email [email protected]

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Professional Development Team

[email protected]

(02) 9370 4401

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