This course takes you on a 'journey of awareness'. Cultural awareness is a first step towards Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural competency, which refers to an ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures and socio-economic backgrounds.
This course is designed for all employees, contractors and other workers in an organisation. The concepts and skills are designed to help expand your knowledge, skills and confidence to better perform your role and achieve your workplace goals.
This course is from the ready2work range, which delivers invaluable learning in essential skills, personal qualities and values that will help you to thrive in your workplace. Topics covered in this course include: introducing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples; reconciliation action plan; identity and urbanisation; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture; elders and kinship; languages and flags; acknowledgement of country, communication; history; health equality; closing the gap; employment; prominent people; cultural events.