Course Date(s)

Course Date(s) Duration Location Availability
Relationships & Sexuality Education for Students with Special Needs (Primary, Secondary & Specialist)
Wed 11 Oct 2017
Half Day Box Hill Open now

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These courses will enable you and your students to explore healthy relationships and the roles and responsibilities of young people. 

Relationships & Sexuality Education - A Practical Approach (Primary and Secondary schools) 

Learning Intentions

Participants of this Professional Learning Workshop will explore the ways to best utilise Family Planning Victoria’s resources to support a comprehensive approach to Relationships and Sexuality Education within schools. Participants will review knowledge, methods of best practice and related policy in this area. The session will include access to free whole-school planning, teaching and learning resources and activities which allow participants to share practice and learn from colleagues in other schools across the state.

Participants will:

  • develop an understanding of the pedagogy surrounding Relationships and Sexuality Education
  • develop a clear and practical overview of how FPV’s specialist activities and resources can be used to support the teaching and learning of a comprehensive Relationships and Sexuality Education program within schools
  • participate in a Q&A with FPV educators

Workshop Details

  • FPV workshops are delivered by experienced sexuality educators.
  • All curriculum materials and learning activities provided are aligned to the Victorian Curriculum.
  • This session is designed for schools/community organisations that deliver Relationships and Sexuality Education.

Cost

$165

Protective Behaviours within a Comprehensive Sexuality Education Program (Primary)

Learning Intentions

Participants of this Professional Learning Workshop will explore the ways they can help young people develop protective behaviours. Participants will examine current knowledge, methods of best practice and related policy in the area of Child Safety. 

Participants will:

  • develop a clear overview of the latest research and findings on Protective Behaviours 
  • identify methods of best practice for managing sexualised behaviour
  • increase confidence when addressing sexualised bullying
  • review the Child Safety Standards
  • develop an understanding of normal developmental behaviours in regards to sexuality
  • explore empowering language and assertiveness techniques
  • refine knowledge and skills of knowing when and how to act upon concerning behaviours
  • acquire specialist activities / resources to support teaching and learning in the workplace

Workshop Details

  • FPV workshops are delivered by experienced sexuality educators.
  • All curriculum materials and learning activities provided are aligned to the Victorian Curriculum. 
  • This session is designed for school staff (teachers/aides/welfare) working within a primary school setting.
  • This is 4 hour workshop, to be held at Family Planning Victoria, Box Hill.

Cost

$165

Relationships & Sexuality Education for Students with Special Needs (Primary, Secondary & Specialist)

Learning Intentions

Participants of this Professional Learning Workshop will explore the ways they can assist young people with special needs to access Relationships and Sexuality Education. The workshop will examine current knowledge and methods of best practice in this area.

Participants will:

  • develop an understanding of the pedagogy surrounding Relationships and Sexuality Education for Students with Special Needs
  • explore FPV’s Relationships and Sexuality Education for Students with Disability resource and it’s practical application in the classroom
  • develop strategies to support all students accessing the curriculum within their classroom
  • identify methods of best practice for explaining difficult concepts such as consent, sexual orientation and contraception
  • develop strategies for answering difficult questions
  • establish methods of dispelling anxiety and maintaining effective communication with parents/carers
  • acquire specialist activities/resources to support teaching and learning in the workplace

Workshop Details

  • FPV workshops are delivered by experienced sexuality educators.
  • All curriculum materials and learning activities provided are aligned to the Victorian Curriculum.
  • This session is designed for school staff (teachers/aides/welfare/secondary school nurses) working within mainstream school and specialist school settings.
  • This is 4 hour workshop, to be held at Family Planning Victoria, Box Hill.
  • This Professional Learning Workshop can be used to meet the VIT requirements of PD related to the government’s Special Needs Plan and building teacher capacity to teach learners with disability.

Cost

$165

Registration

To register, please download, complete and return the registration form to Schools & Education (contact details below).

Cancellation: Please refer to our terms & conditions.

Address

901 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill

We respect your privacy

Family Planning Victoria takes its obligations under the Victorian Health Records Act 2001 and the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) seriously and would like to take all reasonable steps in order to comply and protect the privacy of the personal information that we hold. Please refer to our full privacy policy http://www.fpv.org.au/privacy.

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Contact us

Schools & Education

Telephone: 03 9257 0191 

Fax: 03 9257 0112

Email: bookingenquiry@fpv.org.au