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Workshops, training and events

This section provides links to current workshops, training and events that may be useful for people and organisations working to prevent and manage sexual health and blood-borne viruses in WA.

The WA Department of Health also provides a sexual health and blood-borne virus training and events calendar. See the SHBBV training calendar

Upcoming workshops, training and event calendar

Name

Details

Date

Location

STI's in WA Primary Care

Delivered by Sexual Health Quarters, this course is intended to provide primary health care professionals with comprehensive education about discussing STIs with patients, and testing for and managing STIs. It includes public health responsibilities and legal issues, and recommends useful online resources for ongoing use. Participants will have one month from the date of enrolment in which to complete units. 

Anytime

Online

YeP does IDAHoBIT

The Youth Educating Peers (YEP) Project is delivering a professional development workshop to mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Topics will include: Intersex, Gender Identity and Expression, Being Queer in COVID-19 and more.

12 May

Online

Protective Behaviours

This workshop is designed to train school based educators how to teach Protective Behaviour lessons using the SECCA App. This workshop is specifically designed for educators, including teachers, education assistants and people in more general education roles (subject to COVID-19 restrictions, this will be updated next month). 

12 May

2 Delhi St
City West Lotteries House
West Perth, Western Australia,  6005
Australia

Hepatitis B Update: An Interactive Case Discussion

This case discussion evening will be facilitated by an Dr Geoffrey Farrell, an ACT local specialist with expertise in hepatitis B. Participants will discuss newly developed cases covering topics requested by GP prescribers, including complex co-morbidities. Attendees are also encouraged to submit their own cases for discussion. 

19 May

Online

ARCSHS Research and Practice Seminar Series

This public research seminar, will be delivered by Dr Kiran Pienaar, and will focus on her  recently published research paper: Drugs as technologies of the self: Consuming drugs, (re)making gender and sexuality in LGBTQ cultures. 

20 May

Online

HIV: Shared Care for Chronic Disease Management

This webinar will provide participants with an overview of the chronic disease needs of people living with HIV and aims to increase the capacity of the primary care workforce to engage in HIV management. 

27 May

Online

Relationships Education
This workshop shows interactive strategies that educators, parents or carers can use to teach topics related to relationships. The workshop discusses ways to teach the best practice of Sexuality and Relationships Education, dating, health relationships, consent, rejection and break ups. 

4 June

2 Delhi St
City West Lotteries House
West Perth, Western Australia,  6005
Australia

Presenting at conferences

This video resource was developed by SiREN and will to support you to prepare a memorable conference presentation. It will step you through how to shape your presentation, how to prepare for questions from your audience and provide you with three key elements of effective presentations.

Ongoing

Online

SHBBV Program Planning, Implementation and Evaluation Toolkit and Videos

This video series was developed by SiREN and steps you through how to plan, implement and evaluate your SHBBV project. The steps described in the video series are described in the SiREN SHBBV Program Planning Toolkit.

Ongoing

Online

Your Cultural Lens

Interactive online cross cultural training package for health service providers. It takes less than 40 minutes to complete and modules can be paused and recommenced at any time.

Ongoing 

Online

Hepatitis NSW e-learning Modules

These online learning modules provide a simple introduction to hepatitis B and hepatitis C for anyone working with people affected by or at risk of these viruses. They take just 15-20 minutes in total to complete, and each module ends with a short quiz to check your knowledge.

 Ongoing

Online

ASHM Learning Modules

ASHM offers a free range of online learning modules. These modules are evidence based, peer reviewed and tailored to meet the needs of healthcare professionals working with people living with or at risk of HIV, viral hepatitis and other blood-borne viruses/sexually transmitted infections. 

Ongoing

Online