Calendar of Events

To register, please click on the Register link at the bottom of the event description. Alternatively print off the Continuing Professional Education Course Registration Form (PDF 319KB) below. Fill it out and email it to RIDBC Renwick Centre.

CPE Registration Form

CPE Calendar

The RIDBC Renwick Centre is a NSW Institute of Teachers’ endorsed provider of Institute Registered professional development for the maintenance of accreditation at Professional Competence.Scope of endorsement: Elements 2,3,6 of the Professional Standards and Standards 1.2.2, 1.2.4, 5.2.2, 5.2.7 and 7.2.4 for the provision of professional development related to the education of children with vision and hearing impairments. 

 

 

 

e-Learning Courses
When: As listed
Location: Online
Course Code: RC602
Presented by: As listed

This online series will provide current research and innovative practices in the field of audiology. Each one hour lecture is presented live and all registrations receive a link to the recording 7-10 after the event. These events have been endorsed by Audiology Australia for 1.5 CPD points per lecture. ​Proudly Sponsored by Cochlear.

e-Learning Courses
When: As listed
Location: Online
Course Code: RC601
Presented by: Dr Frances Mary d'Andrea

Reading is a fundamental skill for all students to master in school—including, of course, our students who have low vision or are blind. But do you ever hear your students say “I’m just not good at reading!” or “Can’t I just listen to this?” or “Reading is no fun”? Do you ever feel as though you have to drag your students through their reading and writing assignments? This series of six one-hour webinars will help you put the SPARK back into reading!

e-Learning Courses
When: Throughout 2016
Location: Online
Course Code: RC603
Presented by: As listed

This series of 7 online lectures will share findings and ongoing work of the Longitudinal Outcomes of Children with Hearing Impairment study.This study is conducted by the National Acoustic Laboratories (NAL) to examine the long-term speech, language, psychosocial and educational outcomes of children with hearing impairment.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: 8am Friday 15 July 2016
Location: Online
Course Code: RC654
Presented by: Dr Sharon Sandridge

Ever wonder if you should be doing more than just an Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing for hearing sensitivity determination or an occasional Vestibular Myogenic Evoked Potential (VEMP) for assessing superior canal dehiscence or maybe a low-sensitive/specific electrocochleography (EcochG) test for Meniere’s disease? This event has been endorsed by Audiology Australia for 1.5 CPD points and 1 CE point by the AG Bell Academy of Listening and Spoken Language.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: 12pm 20 July 2016
Location: Online
Course Code: RC668
Presented by: Julie Decker

This webinar will provide an overview of the ‘typical’ Cochlear implant journey for children in Australia. This event has been endorsed for 1 CE point by the AG Bell Academy of Listening and Spoken Language. ​Proudly Sponsored by Cochlear.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Friday 22 July 2016
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC631
Presented by: All Australian Presentation Team

The Sixth Annual Paediatric Vision Forum represents a day where paediatric eye and vision care professionals will come together to exchange information on specialised areas within childhood eye and vision care.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Wednesday 27 July 2016
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC610
Presented by: RIDBC School Support Service: Hearing Loss

Mainstream teachers will benefit from this one-day workshop by gaining a deeper understanding of the characteristics, expectations, and needs of students with hearing loss.

e-Learning Courses
When: 8am Friday 28 July 2016
Location: Online
Course Code: RC684
Presented by: Dr Frances Mary d'Andrea

Reading is a fundamental skill for all students to master in school—including, of course, our students who have low vision or are blind. But do you ever hear your students say “I’m just not good at reading!” or “Can’t I just listen to this?” or “Reading is no fun”? Do you ever feel as though you have to drag your students through their reading and writing assignments? Lecture 5: Fluency: Reading on ice skates

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Wednesday 3 August 2016
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC611
Presented by: RIDBC School Support Staff: Vision Loss

Mainstream teachers will benefit from this one-day workshop by gaining a deeper understanding of the characteristics, expectations, and needs of students with vision loss. They will also attain a heightened awareness of the potentially important role that they can play in improving the educational outcomes of students with vision loss.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Friday 5 August and Friday 23 September 2016
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC632
Presented by: Staff from the RIDBC Renwick Centre and Children's Services

This course is intended to provide participants with the competencies required to assist in supporting learners with vision loss in the learning environment.

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