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Home Modifications Complex
February 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
This course is currently full. Please email our PD Coordinator Carolyn Earle [email protected] if you would like to be added to our waitlist for any cancellations.
Sandi Lightfoot is an OT and service manager for a home visiting modification service covering the local government areas of South West Sydney. She has worked for the Universities of Sydney and Western Sydney since 1987. Her area of expertise includes environmental modifications, occupational performance and outcome measures for ensuing that clients’ reach their maximum potential. She is currently involved with the honors panel for OT Australia, has developed publications with NSW Health for safe design and aged care facilities, and has participated in numerous working parties and panels related to service development for HACC Home Modifications Services, Universal and Adaptable Design. She is also a foundation member and the NSW Health representative on the Home Modification Clearing House based at the University of NSW.
The complex course will include complex bathrooms for conceptual designs, major ramps and lift considerations and kitchen design. Participants can attend the complex course only if the basic course has already been completed or they have 4 or more years experience within this clinical area or similar.
NDIA responsibilities will also be addressed as well as the National Associations working party issues as we are privileged to have Sandi with us who consults on these National committees.
SCHOLARSHIP FOR HOME MODIFICATION COURSES
We are also pleased to announce that Sandra Lightfoot has kindly agreed to provide a scholarship to a rural and remote WAOTA member who attends a home modification course, this will cover expenses including course registration, travel and accommodation and will be reimbursed after the finish of the course.
(all Rural and Remote members registered for this course will be considered for this scholarship)
|Date||Saturday 15th February, 2020
|Venue||Pagoda Ballroom, Pagoda Resort, 112 Melville Parade, Como|
|Early bird before 30/12/19
Rural/ remote member $150.00
Standard rate after 30/12/19
Rural/remote member $185.00
|Refreshments||Welcome coffee /tea, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided|
If you prefer booking offline you can use the registration form below.