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Introduction to ‘Stepping On’ Falls Prevention Program

11 September, 2017

Program : Stay On Your Feet®

Type : In-Person Workshop

Time : During working hours(9:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Location : The Boulevard Centre, Floreat

Region : Metropolitan

This introductory workshop is open to Occupational Therapists of all levels along with other Allied Health Professionals including Physiotherapists, Nurses and Aged Care workers. It will equip attendees to run community based Stepping On programs. Download the event flyer here.

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Build Your Balance Forum

14 October, 2017

Program : Stay On Your Feet®

Type : In-Person Workshop Online Webinar

Time : After working hours(1:30 pm - 4:30 pm)

Location : Bendat Community Centre, Dodd Street, Wembley

Region : Metropolitan

Are you a trainer or fitness instructor working with older adults in the community? Would you like to learn more about the physiological changes with ageing and how this impacts on balance? If yes, then why not attend the Stay On Your Feet® Build Your Balance Forum to learn about: The theory of balance (in …

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Introduction to the Lifestyle-Integrated Functional Exercise (LiFE) and Otago Exercise Programs

20 October, 2017

Program : Stay On Your Feet®

Type : In-Person Workshop

Time : During working hours(8:30 am - 4:30 pm)

Location : Mandurah Aquatic and Recreation Centre, 303 Pinjarra Rd, Mandurah, WA 6210

Region : South West

Are you a physiotherapist, occupational therapist or exercise physiologist working with older adults? Are you looking to deliver an exercise program proven to prevent falls? Attend this one-day intensive workshop, delivered by senior physiotherapist and falls specialist, Tony Petta, to learn about the LiFE and Otago programs and to acquire the skills and confidence to …

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Reducing Alcohol-Related Harm in Your Local Government Area

26 October, 2017

Program : Know Injury

Type : In-Person Workshop

Time : During working hours(9:00 am - 12:30 pm)

Location : Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA, 6 Sarich Way (Technology Park), Bentley, WA 6012

Region : Metropolitan

Do you need help to reduce alcohol-related harm in your local government area? Would you like to hear how other local governments and organisations are tackling alcohol-related harm? This forum will describe the role of local governments in reducing alcohol-related harm and cover topics such as local public health plans, sponsorship of festivals, reducing alcohol-related …

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Social Marketing and Behaviour Change Series

9 November, 2017

Program : Know Injury

Type : In-Person Workshop Online Webinar

Time : During working hours(8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Location : Bendat Community Centre, Dodd Street, Wembley

Region : Metropolitan

Social marketing uses the techniques of commercial marketing, focusing on what your audience wants rather than needs, to encourage healthier and safer behaviours. These two half-day workshops will take you through the principles and practice of social marketing and behaviour change, and give you the opportunity to workshop your own ideas and priorities so bring …

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Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Awards Breakfast and Injury Prevention Summit

23 November, 2017

Program : Know Injury

Type : Awards Summit

Time : During working hours(8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Location : Parmelia Hilton, 14 Mill Street, Perth

Region : Metropolitan

Join us to celebrate injury prevention and safety promotion in Western Australia at our Awards Breakfast.  The Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Awards recognises the action and excellence of those working to prevent injury and promote safety in Western Australia. Immediately following the awards presentation will be the Injury Prevention Summit, highlighting current directions, trends and …

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