November 25 & December 2 @ 1pm to 2pm SA / 1.30pm to 2.30pm VIC, NSW, ACT, TAS / 12pm to 1pm NT / 12.30pm to 1.30pm QLD / 10.30am to 11.30am WA (Both Days)


PRESENTER: Greg Sorensen from Age Communications
LOCATION: Online via Zoom

This training is delivered in two short modules, ‘Understanding Hoarding and Squalor’ and ‘Responding Appropriately to Hoarding and Squalor Situations’.  Each module includes a background reading package and webinar session facilitated by the trainer, Glen Sorensen.

 There is a maximum of 14 participants to provide opportunities for more individual attention through smaller learning groups.

Thursday 25 November
Module 1:  Understanding Hoarding and Squalor

  • Key definitions – Hoarding, animal hoarding, squalor
  • Causes and contributing factors
  • Hoarding, squalor and mental health
  • Hoarding, squalor and risk management
  • Relevant legislation
  • Assessment Tools

Thursday 2 December
Module 2:  Responding Appropriately to Hoarding and Squalor Situations


  • Engaging and Establishing Trusting Relationships with Clients
  • Addressing Health and safety Issues
  • Planning and sequencing support strategies
  • Further training opportunities and resources

To register online, please click the Eventbrite link below (charges apply) or download the PDF document, and email to