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Making a training request for your workplace is easy. Just download the request form, fill it out electronically, save it and email it to the training email. Please do not send a scanned copy. STARTTS receives a lot of requests and we get booked up quickly, so requests for training need to make at least 6-8 weeks in advance. We are fully booked until the end of 2019 and are now taking bookings for 2020.

stts-training@health.nsw.gov.au | (02) 9646 6700

Costs – General workshops, presentations and case study discussions

STARTTS presents on a wide range of topics related to working with people from refugee backgrounds, including asylum seekers of all ages and cultural backgrounds to organisations in NSW. Workshops, presentations and case studies are adapted to the needs of the requesting organisation and are delivered by an experienced STARTTS staff member. Trainings of a half day or less are delivered free to health and health related organisations which are funded by the federal health department. There is a small fee for most other organisations for workshops of a half day or less which is subsidised by the NSW Health Department. Prices do not include GST.

1 hour session
Free | $200 | $300
Free – Health and health related organisations
$200 + GST – Not for profit agencies
$300 + GST – Government departments and for profit agencies
2 hour session
Free | $400 | $600
Free – Health and health related organisations
$400 + GST – Not for profit agencies
$600 + GST – Government departments and for profit agencies
Half day session
Free | $650 | $800
Free – Health and health related organisations
$650 + GST – Not for profit agencies
$800 + GST – Government departments and for profit agencies

Costs – One and Two-Day workshops

STARTTS also provides specialised one and two-day trainings on cultural competence and treating post traumatic stress symptoms, grief, anxiety, depression and other co-morbid presentations associated with the refugee experience and resettlement. These workshops are not covered by our funding agencies and are therefore charged at higher rates. The prices for the workshops listed below do not include GST, and include options for not for profit agencies, as well as for profit agencies and government departments.

1 day workshop
$1500 | $2000
$1500 + GST – Not for profit agencies
$2000 + GST – For profit agencies and government departments
Core Concepts in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
Cultural Competence in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
Accidental Counsellors: Responding to Refugee Trauma Related Behaviours
Cross Cultural Assessment and Treatment of Torture and Refugee Trauma in Adults
Cross Cultural Assessment and Treatment of Torture and Refugee Trauma in Children and Adolescents
Clinical and Community Interventions in Early Childhood with Families from Refugee Backgrounds
Heart Rate Variability (Biofeedback) Treatment of Trauma
2 day workshop
$3000 | $3500
$3000 + GST – Not for profit agencies
$3500 + GST – For profit agencies and government departments
Cross Cultural Assessment and Treatment of Torture and Refugee Trauma in Adults
Providing Grief Counselling in the Context of Multiple Losses associated with Refugee Trauma and Resettlement
Cross Cultural Assessment and Treatment of Torture and Refugee Trauma in Children and Adolescents
Clinical and Community Interventions in Early Childhood with Families from Refugee Backgrounds
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