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Disability Awareness & Equity Training Workshop 17 June 2020

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The Arts Exchange

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10 Hickson Road

The Rocks, NSW 2000

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Our Disability Awareness and Equity Training workshops are all about helping you and your team improve how you connect with and support people with disability or who are Deaf.

  • Discover practical solutions for making your organisation disability confident

  • Receive useful resources

  • Learn from trainers who are arts experts and who live with disability

  • Come to our standard workshop or book a bespoke in-house session

The training covers:

  • Key disability legislation and government bodies, including the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and the Disability Inclusion Act 2014

  • Creative solutions to delivering inclusive and accessible arts and culture programs

  • Identifying and mitigating access barriers

  • Best practice for customer service, language and etiquette

  • Inclusive communication skills and policies


Venue & Access

This venue is wheelchair accessible. Please advise any access requirements, including Auslan interpretation. Please note this information is collected as part of the registration process.


Why Choose Us

  • Arts Specific: We’re experts in arts, culture and disability with over 33 years of experience in helping organisations improve their accessibility, so we understand the challenges and opportunities which arts organisations encounter.

  • Disability Led: Our trainers have lived experience of disability which provides an authentic edge that makes a world of difference.

  • Cost Effective: We understand the budget constraints under which many arts organisations operate, so we ensure our prices are the most competitive in the market.


Who We Work With

Our workshops are suitable for:

  • Arts and cultural organisations

  • Festivals and venues

  • Not-for-profit and government agencies

Every year we train up 1000 people from big organisations and venues right through to local government teams and small independent operators. Our training clients include:

  • Sydney Opera House | Art Gallery of NSW | Blacktown Arts Centre | Musica Viva

  • Sydney Film Festival | Sydney Festival | Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

  • Australian Chamber Orchestra | Museum of Contemporary Art | Kaldor Public Art Projects

  • Biennale of Sydney | City of Sydney | Inner West Council | Georges River Council

Below are some testimonials from workshop participants:

  • “The training was engaging and helped our company learn more ways to improve and expand accessibility, both within our team and with what our festival offers to the community.”

  • “I love that the training is done by people with disability. The first-person perspective is invaluable.”

  • “A fabulous session which has made being disability confident much more achievable! Thank you so much – really appreciate your expertise.”


Enquiries

Please email info@aarts.net.au or call (02) 9251 6499 if you have any questions.

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The Arts Exchange

Ground Floor

10 Hickson Road

The Rocks, NSW 2000

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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