Cultural Awareness Training
Why attend cultural awareness training?
Our workshops are designed to up skill participants, and impart a deeper understanding, respect and appreciation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and peoples. Our objective is to help participants better understand how to engage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples effectively and appreciate the benefits of a culturally diverse workforce. The workshop is divided into five chapters: introduction, people, history, future and invitation.
The Cultural Awareness Training is designed with specific learning outcomes which can be customised to meet the needs of your organisation. We facilitate a range of topics within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural through training, audio visual, group activities and group discussions.
The workshop is divided into five chapters
Begins with Acknowledgement of Country and focuses on creating a safe learning environment to encourage participants to feel comfortable engaging in activities and discussions throughout the program.
Discuss in depth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, customs and traditions. Participants develop a deep understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s connection to land, community and spirituality.
Explores significant moments in history which impacted on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, land, and culture. Participants will learn about key policies and events which changed Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
Looks at Government strategies that aims to reduce disadvantage among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with respects to Closing the Gap. In addition, Participants also look at their organisation own policy and key priorities targeted towards Closing the Gap.
Wrap up the day by sharing with participants various resources for further learning. Participants are also advised on upcoming local events and encouraged to continue the learning journey.
Participants are encouraged to continue learning about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, people and culture.