Disability Training Courses

Disability Training at Skill Hire

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is focused on creating 70,000 jobs within the coming years and with the industry in desperate need of high calibre staff, Skill Hire is proud to offer high quality training and induction programs to suit both individual and business needs.

View our full disability training offerings to find a course which suits your needs and get in touch with one of our consultants.

Disability Induction Program

Our Disability Induction Program will prepare you to work in the sector and allow you to understand the importance of supporting the rights of people with disability. In this program, there will be realistic and engaging activities, giving you clear insight into working in the sector.

For those already in the sector, these activities provide opportunity to focus and enhance skills and knowledge within the industry.

For more information please see ourĀ Induction Training Information

Behavioural Awareness Programs

This one day introductory, and one day advanced course, builds skills and knowledge in Behaviour Support. Topics covered include (but are not limited to) National Disability Standards, Person Centred Care Approach, Rights and Behaviour of Staff and Participants and as individuals advance they will learn about; the social model of disability, principles of positive support, preparation of psychology reports and how to create positive change.

For more information read our behavioural awareness and advanced behavioural awareness information sheets.

Bowel Management and Nutritional Programs

As an important public issue, digestive and bowel health is the focus of this one day course and it provides participants with information and tools to help themselves and others maintain good nutrition and promote bowel health.

For more information, read our information sheet.

Case Note Writing and Communication Programs

This half day course will allow you to understand the importance of recording and teach participants the value of communication.

For more information, read our information sheet.

Disabilities and Ageing Programs

People with disabilities face a number of obstacles that may prevent their full and equal participation in all aspects of life. This one day course will allow participants a greater understanding of issues faced by the ageing disabled community.

For more information, read our people with disabilities and ageing information sheet.

Disability Awareness Programs

Disability awareness is an important part of establishing inclusion for people with disability. This one day session will provide participants with tools and strategies for improving interactions with anyone who has a disability.

For more information, read our disability awareness information sheet.

Driver Training Programs

Our driver training programs are designed to help those working with disable individuals in order to provide them with up-to-date and industry standard knowledge for drivers of disabled individuals.

For more information, read our driver training information sheet.

Manual Handling Programs

These training programs are designed for any activity requiring effort to lift, move, carry or hold any object, including a person. This one day session is designed to provide participants with knowledge and skills to safely identify, plan and perform such tasks.

For more information, read our manual handling information sheet.

Medication Administration Programs

This program is designed to offer participants the necessary skills and knowledge required to safely deliver medication.

For more information, read our medication administration information sheet.

Mental Health Programs

This program is designed to provide participants with skills and confidence to encourage conversations about mental health, reduce stigma and support others experiencing mental health conditions.

For more information, read our mental health information sheet.

Industry Training Programs

This program provides information and updates about the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), the body responsible for implementing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

For more information, read our industry training information sheet.

People Oriented Care Programs

This program introduces individuals to the concept of Person Centred Care and provides an understanding of the importance of seeing people as unique individuals who require unique interventions designed to meet their needs.

For more information, read our people centred care information sheet.

Professional Boundaries Programs

Our professional boundaries programs allow individuals, staff and employees to understand the importance of professional boundaries and the protection of space between professional power and client vulnerability.

For more information read our information sheets for staff and supported employees.

Leadership Programs

As a manager, leader or supervisor, it’s important to lead, manage and supervise staff effectively. This one day course will help participants develop their leadership approach, advance personal performance and improve team effectiveness.

For more information, read our team leader training information sheet.

For more information call or email us.

  • Thank you awesome Skill Hire team! I just wanted to say that I'm very impressed with the high quality of staff you've been providing on a consistent basis, even at short notice. Thanks especially to Ben, Nathan and Rob, you've always made things very easy and provided fantastic service with a smile.

    Adrian McGregor
    Newform Developments
  • Thank you for allowing Greg Knobloch the time to present to our VET Induction Day.....The information contained in his OHS presentation was highly engaging and of utmost importance in preparing students for their upcoming work placements. We very much appreciate his time, expertise and experience in this area...

    Dainon Couzic & Connie Watson
    Busselton Senior High School
  • Skill hire is completely hassle free and I have only good things to say about their service and staff. They fully meet my requirements and expectations every time. Their staff are always well presented, reliable and professional. I absolutely trust Skill Hire to meet my needs and the needs of my catering clients, and will continue to utilize them for all of my kitchen and FOH staff outsourcing. Thanks Ben, Heidi and team!

    Bree May
    Food According to Bree
  • All students enjoyed their time at Skill Hire very much. Students were excited to see the end result, but were just as excited to demolish it!

    (These students recently took part in a three day Try-A-Trade course at Skill Hire, funded by the Construction Training Fund)

    Secondary School
  • Students have learnt skills such as setting out, mixing mud, leveling, working in teams, communications and producing a sound product at the end (letter box).

    Busselton Senior High School
  • The SOP delivered by Skill Hire has been exceptional.

    Busselton Senior High School
  • Skill Hire trainers create an excellent relationship with all students thus making the three days enjoyable for all participants

    Busselton Senior High School
  • The year 11 and 12 students have loved the three day course in the Trade Centre.

    Busselton Senior High School
  • Amazing! Heidi and Ben were extremely helpful and efficient. They found the right staff for our needs and we will definitely keep working with them in the future.
    Highly recommend

    Francisco Navarrete
    KUA Bar & Bistro
  • Working with Skill Hire was an absolute joy! Our students enjoyed an unsurpassed opportunity to learn and develop skills that supported their career aspirations. The opportunity to engage with on-site works meant that our students have now had a real experience of these trades and feel more confident in their ability to succeed.

    Vanessa Buemi
    Cyril Jackson Senior High School
  • A HUGE thank you for organising the Try-A-Trade for our students. All three teachers have come back to school absolutely buzzing about what the boys achieved in those three days and what a fantastic program it is. They also said the trainer was amazing and worked so well with the boys.

    Carlee Ingleson
    Churchlands School
  • Special thanks to Mathew Pritchard in assisting with our Pastry Chef vacancy. Very responsive to our needs urgently. We got the shortlist candidates promptly, interviews were organised swiftly by and we got our new Pastry Chef on board in a matter of days! Special thanks to Ben Willis as well in your flexibility and assistance. We greatly appreciate this

    Angela Neill
    The Mayfair Hotel
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