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Domestic and Family Violence Training

For more information including workshop dates & registration please click here or contact Alisha at Lifeline Canberra alisha.tarrant@act.lifeline.org.au

DV Alert: A two day fully accredited course

During the two-day practical workshop, you’ll learn how to:

  • recognise the signs of domestic and family violence,
  • respond to someone subjected to domestic and family violence, and
  • what best practice methods should be used to refer people on to the most appropriate support service.

To be eligible to attend, participants must work or volunteer in the health, allied health, community, higher education, childcare front line capacity supporting the general community – more information below.

DV-aware: A two hours Awareness and discussion session

Do you want to understand the initial signs of domestic and family violence, and know how to respond appropriately and refer colleagues, friends and family members if necessary? Lifeline offers variations of awareness sessions – aimed at laying the foundations to understanding and responding to domestic and family violence issues – more information below.

DV Alert: a two day fully accredited course

Download a copy of the General Workshop outline

Assessment 

To get a competent mark, you will be required to complete three assessment tasks successfully. Participants marked competent will receive a Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency CHCDFV001 – Recognise and Respond Appropriately to Domestic and Family Violence apart from all the other benefits.

Enrolment

You can enroll online for a DV-alert workshop. View the DV-alert workshop schedule here and click on your preferred workshop to begin the enrollment process. Download the Pre-enrolment Course Information here before registering.

Privacy Notice to Students

The Privacy Notice at Schedule 1 of the National VET Data Policy sets out privacy information a student needs to know before they enroll with a registered training organisation (RTO).   As an RTO, Lifeline Australia is responsible for providing this Privacy Notice to students and therefore encourages students to read the notice prior to enrolling in this course.

Fees

DV-alert is government funded, so the training fee is waived for all community front line workers to attend the course. Participants who have enrolled in our face-to-face 2-Day workshop could also be eligible for financial support for travel, accommodation and staff back-fill. Find out more about our financial support and check your eligibility

DV-alert is available in various nationally recognised training streams:

  • General Workshop
  • Indigenous Workshop
  • Multicultural Workshop
  • Settlement Services Workshop
  • Tailored Workshop
  • Working with Women with Disabilities Workshop
  • e-Learning General, and
  • e-Learning Disabilities (Working with women with Disabilities) 

For more information including workshop dates & registration please click here or contact Alisha at Lifeline Canberra alisha.tarrant@act.lifeline.org.au

DV-aware: A two hours Awareness and discussion session

Find out what’s covered in the awareness session outline

What will I learn?

You’ll walk away with a basic understanding of these issues, and tools that will guide you to recognise the signs of domestic and family violence, providing you the foundations to assess what you can do as an individual or group to prevent domestic and family violence.

Enrolment

You can sign up for an awareness session in your community via this website. Find out where awareness sessions are going to be held in your state and territory and click on your preferred session to begin the sign-up process.

Fees

2-Hour DV-aware sessions are free of charge to all eligible participants.

For more information please click here

For more information including workshop dates & registration please click here or contact Alisha at Lifeline Canberra alisha.tarrant@act.lifeline.org.au