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Professional learning programs 2021

If you are interested in attending any of the following programs, speak to your supervisor or manager and complete your nomination for the program through MyHR. Refer to how to nominate for a program if you would like further information.

If you do not have access to MyHR and would like further information or would like to indicate your interest in attending any of the programs, please email hr@scu.edu.au.

ProgramDateDurationLocationTarget group
Academic Integrity Framework
17 March – 9-10am
17 March – 1.15-2.15pm
18 March – 9-10am
18 March – 4-5pm
19 March – 9-10am
22 March – 4-5pm
25 March – 9-10am
25 March – 4-5pm
Half day Zoom All Unit Assessors and Markers at SCU

Training on the Academic Integrity Framework is for all Unit Assessors and Markers at SCU.

At the end of this training participants will be able to;

  • Interpret the AI processes to identify the roles and responsibilities of markers and unit assessors
  • Identify and accurately classify AI breaches
  • Raise and manage a case in the AI solution

Participants will be required to complete pre-work ahead of the session. The session is one hour and is delivered virtually, using Zoom. The training is compulsory and participant attendance will be noted.

Cultural Competency Available at all times via Professional Learning Centre on Blackboard Self-paced Online All staff
(compulsory program for all staff)
Develop cultural competence, genuine respect and the capacity to work effectively across cultural diversity including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their communities.
Access via the Professional Learning Centre on Blackboard
Emergency Warden
22 March
25 March
29 March
Half day
Lismore
Lismore
Gold Coast
For all Emergency Wardens
Essential annual training for all Emergency Wardens
First Aid
15 March
18 March
Half day
Lismore
Lismore
For all First Aid Officers
Essential first aid training for First Aid Officers.
Mental Health First Aid
20-21 May
Two full days
Lismore
All staff
Mental Health First Aid is an evidence-based training course which gives you the skills and confidence to have supportive conversations so that you can assist someone developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis and help guide them to professional help if needed.
Mental Health First Aid - Refresher
18 May
Half Day
Lismore
All staff
Mental Health First Aid is an evidence-based training course which gives you the skills and confidence to have supportive conversations so that you can assist someone developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis and help guide them to professional help if needed.
New to Teaching @ SCU TBC Half day
Gold Coast
Lismore
Coffs Harbour
All new teaching staff
This Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) workshop is specifically designed to help you engage students and introduce you to the systems, supports and resources available. This is an opportunity to meet other new academic staff and future colleagues.
Privacy Awareness
23 March
23 June
29 September
1 hour online theory to be completed prior to virtual scenario session All staff

Understand the University’s obligations under Privacy Laws, what information is covered by these laws and how does it apply to you and your position at SCU.  The online component, Privacy Awareness Training, located in the Professional Learning Centre, must be completed prior to participating in the virtual scenario session.

Respectful Workplace
TBC

Online and half day workshop
Lismore
Gold Coast
All staff
(compulsory for Supervisors and Managers)
This program allows you to understand more about how the University ensures a safe workplace for all and your role in upholding our policies and treating your colleagues with respect. This includes information about bullying and harassment, resolution options, early notification, and sources of help.
RiskWare Training for Managers and Supervisors
29 April
12 August
Half day
Virtual Delivery
For Managers and Supervisors

This workshop will assist managers to develop their confidence in investigating and actioning incident and hazard reports, and completing the RiskWare requirements.

Staff Selection and Interview Skills
18 May
16 November
Half day online theory componant to be completed prior to virtual workshop All staff
(online component of this program compulsory for Supervisors and Managers and staff required to sit on staff selection panels)
Are you required to participate on staff selection panels? Increase your knowledge and skills to complete the process successfully.

Notes:

- The dates of these programs may change, depending on minimum participant numbers and room availability.
- Your enrolment does not guarantee a place in the program. If successful you will receive a confirmation email from HR Services regarding the program