Events and Training

The National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program in Western Australia publishes information on events and training related to the transition of people with disability between schools, post secondary education and training and employment.

Events

Abilities EXPO 2018

To be held at Crown Burswood in the 4th term on Tuesday 30th October. The Abilities Expo aims to inform senior school aged youth with disability, their families and carers about the options for further education, employment and general disability services.

The EXPO brings a wide variety of disability service providers together to help promote their services.

Bunbury Future Possibilities Conference 2018

The Bunbury Future Possibilities Conference will occur on August 21st, 2018. This Conference targets students with learning difficulties, physical, sensory, intellectual and/or psychiatric disability, as well as those students who are at risk of not making a successful transition from school to further education/training and employment.

The aim of the Conference is to:

  • Inform students about employment, further education and post school pathways to better prepare them for life after school;
  • Promote the excellence and use of Vocational Education and Training in School to potential employment and training agencies and higher organisations; and
  • Create partnerships between students, schools and post school destinations.

Albany Future Possibilities Youth Conference 2018

The date for the Conference is set for the 14th August, 2018.

This conference will be modelled on the Bunbury conference described above.

Training

Links to Training Resources

Visit the DEA website for training and events held nationally:  www.disabilityemployment.org.au/

Visit the NDS website for training and events held nationally:  www.nds.org.au