February 14 and 21 @ 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: Glen Sorensen – Managing Director of Age Communications

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.

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

 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 enquiry@acia.asn.au.