Training and development

2017 calendar

Current opportunities

  • This list will be continually updated throughout the year
  • All sessions will be advertised on FedNews
  • There is no cost for participants to attend (but please ensure you have approved time release from your supervisor).
Interested, but no spots available?

You can still register to put your name on the wait list, and Human Resources will contact you if there are any cancellations. (NB: if there are no spots available and you register, you won't receive system confirmation but your name will have been added to the wait list.)

Mt Helen

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DateProgram/SessionTimeTarget audience
1 JunSix ways to boost resilience1 dayAll staff
6 & 7 JunSituational leadership (SL II)1 day
(split over 2 consecutive
½ days)
Directors; HEW 7+

Part 1: ½ day - 6 Jun (pm)
Part 2: ½ day - 7 Jun (am)

21 & 22 JunManaging for success1 day
(split over 2 consecutive
½ days)
Directors; HEW 7+

Part 1: ½ day - 21 Jun (pm)
Part 2: ½ day - 22 Jun (am)

27 JunRecruitment and Merit Selection Policy and Procedure Training3 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland) 
19 & 20 JulManaging for success1 day
(split over 2 consecutive
½ days)
HOS and DHOS

Part 1: ½ day - 19 Jul (pm)
Part 2: ½ day - 20 Jul (am)

25 JulLeading teams1 dayHEW 6+
27 JulManaging difficult conversations1 dayAll staff
9 AugResilience for managers1 dayHOS and DHOS; Senior Discipline and Program Leaders; HEW 6+
6 SepTargeted selection1 dayHOS and DHOS; Academic Levels D & E; HEW 6+
14 SepMental Health – having a conversation with your colleague (RUOK Day)2 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland and Horsham)
11 OctMental Health Awareness2 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Horsham)
17 OctPerformance Review and Development Program Policy and Procedure Training3 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland)
31 OctWriting position descriptions6 hoursStaff with responsibility for writing position descriptions.

Gippsland

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DateProgram/SessionTimeTarget audience
27 JunRecruitment and Merit Selection Policy and Procedure Training3 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland) 
3 AugTime management1 dayAll staff
4 AugEffective email communication½ dayAll staff
16 AugSix ways to boost resilience1 dayAll staff
14 SepMental Health – having a conversation with your colleague (RUOK Day)2 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland)
12 OctMental Health Awareness2 hoursAll staff
17 OctPerformance Review and Development Program Policy and Procedure Training3 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Gippsland) 

Horsham

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DateProgram/SessionTimeTarget audience
24 AugEffective email communication½ dayAll staff
14 SepMental Health – having a conversation with your colleague (RUOK Day)2 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Horsham)
11 OctMental Health Awareness2 hoursAll staff
(video conference to Horsham)

Melbourne

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DateProgram/SessionTimeTarget audience
18 May The Hows and Whys of process mapping1 dayAll staff

Places are limited. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

Need help?

General enquiries about these programs can be directed to Human Resources by email: hr@federation.edu.au.

More training options (OHS, first aid, etc) can be found on Risk, Health and Safety's training page.