Workforce Development

Workforce development and training opportunities for people working in the alcohol and other drug sector in Western Australia.

Upcoming Training and Workforce Development Opportunities

Turning Point: Connect & Learn webinar: What’s cooking? Methamphetamine and cognition

Thursday 25 October 2018
8:30 - 9:30 AWST
Free Webinar; Registration essential

Through an exploration of recent literature and clinical case studies this webinar brings to light the impacts of methamphetamine use on cognition.

For more information, please visit or register at Eventbrite.


NDRI - Differences in Australian and New Zealand Beer Markets

Peculiar differences in Australian and New Zealand beer markets
A free public seminar with Professor Kypros Kypri, University of Newcastle
Monday 5 November 2018
11am - 12pm
Technology Park, Building 603, Level 2 Seminar Room (Room 213), Sarich Way, Bentley

Australia and New Zealand’s Anglo-Celtic colonists brought heavy beer-drinking customs, and each country later developed similar temperance movements and alcohol policies. This seminar will describe a study of the public health implications of recent developments in product availability, marketing, and consumption patterns, and present trend data on the ethanol content of products and how ethanol content might feature within industry market strategies.

For more information, please visit NDRI Seminars. Please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


South Hedland Holyoake DRUMBEAT Facilitator Training

6 - 8 November 2018
9am - 4pm
Youth Involvement Council Inc, 34 Lawson Street, South Hedland WA

DRUMBEAT is evidence-based social and emotional learning program, incorporating hand-drumming and proven to build resilience and show measurable changes in social behaviour.

Register at Eventbrite or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (08) 9416 4444 for more information.

WHFS - Trauma Informed Practice and Alcohol and other Drug Use

Facilitator: Fiona Reid, Womens Health & Family Services

Wednesday 7 November 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
227 Newcastle Street, Northbridge
Cost: $210.00 non-members, $168.00 members

The package includes a copy of the manual “Trauma-Informed Treatment Guide for Working with Women with Alcohol and Other Drug Issues” (3rd ed, 2017) by A.Marsh, T.Towers & S.O’Toole (valued at $66.00).

To register, please visit  For more information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Training and Workforce Development Providers

Useful Resources

WANADA provides information about training and workforce development through our e-newsletter FYI.


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