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  • 1. leisure + lifestyle seminar 2 & 3 April 2014 Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre Melbourne, VIC Redleaf Training and Consultancy PO Box 2184, Hornsby Westfield NSW 1635 P: 02 9487 8207 F: 02 9989 8302 E: (ABN: 61 891 683 810) 2 & 3 April 2014 9am – 4pm each day Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre Cnr Bell Street and St Georges Road, Preston VIC 3072 Parking: Free on-site parking Transport: The nearest public transport is Bell train station (a 2-3 minute walk along Bell Street). Tram stops at the corner of Bell Street and Gilbert Road and then a 10 minute walk. Bus stops are located near the corners of High Street and Bell Street. For further information on public transport contact 131638 or visit Cost: $360.00 (includes GST) for both days Or $190.00 (includes GST) per day Includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea, comprehensive handout and certificate of attendance. Cancellation and transfer policy • Once a registration has been received and either an invoice issued or a letter of acceptance sent to the person registered or their organisation the seminar position is deemed accepted and the full fee for the seminar is payable. • Should you be unable to attend, a substitute participant is welcome at no extra charge. Prior notice must be given in writing (email is acceptable). • If you cancel more than 14 days prior to the seminar, you will receive a refund of less $50.00 to cover administrative costs. If you cancel 7 days prior to the workshop you will receive a 50% refund. Regrettably, no refunds can be made for cancellation received less than 7 days prior to the event. • All cancellation notification must be received in writing (email is acceptable). • Redleaf reserves the right to amend the seminar program without notice. Seminars may be cancelled or re-scheduled if minimum numbers are not reached. Leisure & Lifestyle Seminar Series 2014 Canberra – 6th March Melbourne –2nd & 3rd April Sydney – 9th & 10th April Adelaide – 14th & 15th May Brisbane – 7th & 8th August Sydney – 22nd & 23rd October ** Each Leisure & Lifestyle seminar consists of a variety of practical sessions focused on best practice approaches & innovative programs. Full programs will be available on our website as soon as they have been finalised. Webinars: leisure & lifestyle, dementia & aged care related topics Register your interest today via In-house training & consultancy services A range of topics available both half and full day sessions. Email us for details at Looking for training materials related to leisure and health? We sell high quality, practical training and learning materials. Each manual is based on a unit from the Cert IV & Diploma of Leisure and Health. Jacqueline Quirke, Redleaf Training and Consultancy, is a registered facilitator of the Governance and Accreditation toolbox developed by The Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency. If you are interested in having the Governance and Accreditation toolbox facilitated within your service please contact us. For further information visit
  • 2. seminar program day 1: wednesday 2 april 2014 seminar program day 2: thursday 3 april 2014 register Register by mailing or faxing this form or ring to register via phone From Sydney to Sicily. Conducting an effective therapeutic music group containing diverse cultures and diverse cognitive levels One of the most common challenges for any lifestyle and leisure staff is running an effective music activity group which includes a diverse range of cultures, different levels and types of dementia, various types of behaviour and a big group of client many with sensory challenges. This seminar will provide those with limited music ability the introductory knowledge and skills in order to conduct an effective music group of people of varied cultures and cognitive abilities Speaker: Dr Loretta Quinn, PhD, Registered Music Therapist, RNDiv1, PostGradDipMT, AMusA (Piano), MMusMT Volunteer recruitment & management. Volunteers are a valuable asset and recruiting and training volunteers is a rewarding experience that provides energy and enthusiasm to any program. Retaining volunteers is specialized work that can be simplified in a number of ways that provides opportunities for engagingh your clients. This session will explore volunteer’s rights, methods of induction and the all important job description. The responsibilities of managing this valuable resource will be discussed. Group work will include sharing methods of recruitment, reward and recognition. Speakers: Tony Bright, Lifestyle Consultant, Health & Physical Educator Technology for Leisure and Recreation staff: From TV, DVD’s, computers and ipad’s. Are you maximising your use of technology? Lauretta presents ideas for practical uses of these technical items to enhance your programs and make your work easier. There will be an opportunity to share your ideas on being techno-savvy. Speaker: Lauretta Kaldor, Diversional Therapist, Owner / Lauretta Kaldor Resources Managing risk in leisure service provision This session will focus on how we can effectively manage risks within leisure programs without impinging on the rights of our clients. Many leisure and lifestyle staff have removed activities from their programs because some activities are seen as being too risky. Often this is a case of poor risk management planning rather than the activity its self being inherently risky. Case studies will be used to illustrate better practice approaches to risk management in leisure service program provision. A thought provoking and challenging session. Speakers: Dr Gabrielle Koop, Author and co-owner B&S Books & Jacqueline Quirke, Director / Redleaf Training and Consultancy & Co-owner/Author B&S Books Inspirational Award Winning Projects Pamela will share two of her award winning projects: ‘The Narrow Bridge’ and ‘Footsteps to Friendship, Pathways to Peace’ Inter- generational Art Collaboration. During the presentation Pamela will provide details on how the projects were developed and implemented with her clients including the benefits and outcomes. Speaker: Pamela Bruder, Life Enrichment Project Coordinator, Emmy Monash Aged Care Culturally inclusive service provision The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing has been a leading provider of training and consultancy services to the aged care sector for the past 15 years. This presentation will highlight culturally inclusive service provision – implications for lifestyle support staff, an overview of resources and contacts/services that can enhance provision of services to people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and an introduction to service specific action planning. Speaker: Tonina Gucciardo-Masci, Senior Project Officer, Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing Creative activities: developing a portfolio of ideas Creative activities provide many benefits for a range of clients and the provide opportunities for high levels of engagement. In this double session we will explore poetry, reminiscence and theme based activities and how to effectively implement these with your specific client groups. Ideas will be shared through interactive group work sessions. Speakers: Dr Gabrielle Koop, Author and co-owner B&S Books & Jacqueline Quirke, Director / Redleaf Training and Consultancy & Co-owner B&S Books ** A variety of trade exhibitors will be displaying and selling resources across the two days of the seminar. Attending: o Both days: $360.00 p.p (includes GST) o Day 1 only: $190.00 p.p (includes GST)  o Day 2 only: $190.00 p.p (includes GST) Participants’ Details Name: Name: Correspondence/receipt details Organisation Name: Address: Suburb: Postcode: T: ( ) F: ( ) Email: Payment Details: o I enclose a cheque/money order payable to Redleaf Training & Consultancy o Please charge my credit card to the amount of $ Card #: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Expiry : _ _ / _ _ Card Holders Signature: o Please invoice the organisation listed below o I wish to pay via direct deposit to: Commonwealth Bank: BSB 062-181 Account number: 10-533-125 Please include your FAMILY NAME or INVOICE # as the reference $ This Conference is recognised by Diversional Therapy Australia. Eligible participants will earn 10 DTA Professional Development Points for attendance.