Free, nationally accredited training for frontline workers in Australia who work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
What it’s about
You'll learn how to recognise the signs of domestic and family violence, how to respond appropriately, and how to refer people to appropriate support services in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Who it's for
This workshop is for frontline workers and volunteers in Australia - including in the health, allied health, education, childcare or community sectors - who have contact with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
How it works
This 2-day Workshop is run by our experienced trainers at Lifeline centres and other locations across Australia.
There are 3 compulsory assessment tasks to complete during the workshop.
After successfully completing the training (including assessments), you’ll receive a Statement of Attainment for the nationally recognised unit of competency CHCDFV001: Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence. To find out more about this unit, enter the code here.
Eligibility and fees
DV-alert training is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services. It’s free for frontline workers who are eligible. This means you:
Work, volunteer or are on student placement in the health, allied health, education, childcare or community sectors; and have contact with Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people