2017 Training Schedule

The Level 1 and Level 2 workshops form part of the competency requirements for the Wheeled Mobility and Postural Management credentials for EMS assessors. Private assessors or suppliers may be able to attend a DHB hosted workshop if there is space available - contact the hosting organisation directly.

Workshops are scheduled based on demand. There are cost benefits to hosting workshops. If you are a MOH funded service, consider hosting a Level 1 or Level 2 workshop. Complete a Request to Host a Workshop form so we can respond accordingly. Any general queries regarding workshops can be directed to training@seatingtogo.co.nz

Level 1 Non Complex WorkshopLocationDatesContact for registration
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Greymouth  14th & 15th Feb 2017   Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Whakatane   15th & 16th Feb 2017  Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Auckland  11th & 12th Apr 2017  Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Auckland  17th & 18th May 2017  Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Hamilton  30th & 31st May 2017  Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days  Whanganui  13th & 14th June 2017  Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days Christchurch 27th & 28th Sept 2017 Completed
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days Auckland 25th & 26th Oct 2017  FULL
Level 1 Non-Complex - 2 days Hastings 6th & 7th  Dec 2017

casey.toebosch@hbdhb.govt.nz

Level 1 24Hr Postural Management (Lying)WorkshopsLocationDatesContact for registration
Level 1 24Hr Postural Management (Lying) -  2 days Wellington 23rd & 24th Mar 2017  Completed
Level 1 24hr Postural Management (Lying) - 2 days Whakatane 6th & 7th Dec 2017 Debbie.vandijk@bopdhb.govt.nz
Level 1 24hr Postural Management (Lying) - 2 days Auckland 12th & 13th Feb 2018

nickys@adhb.govt.nz

 

 

Level 2 Workshops

These workshops may be completed as individual modules or as a 5 day level 2 programme. Request to Host a Workshop form

Level 2 workshopLocationDatesContact for registration
Level 2 Complex seating - 2 days  Hamilton  20th & 21st Mar 2017  Completed
Level 2 Specialised manual wheelchairs - 1 day  Hamilton  22nd Mar 2017  Completed
Level 2 Power mobility -  2 days  Hamilton  23rd & 24th Mar 2017  Completed
Level 2 Complex seating - 2 days  Christchurch  8th & 9th May 2017  Completed
Level 2 Specialised manual wheelchairs - 1 day  Christchurch  10th May 2017  Completed
Level 2 Power mobility -  2 days  Christchurch  11th & 12th May 2017  Completed
Level 2 Complex Custom Seating - 1 day  Hamilton  12th July 2017  Completed
Level 2 Complex Custom Seating - 1 day Christchurch 23rd Feb 2018 helen.thorne@cdhb.health.nz


 

Refresher workshops :

WorkshopsLocationDatesDetails & Registration
Level 1 Refresher - 1 day  Hamilton  19th April 2017  Completed

Level 1 Refresher - 1 day  Hamilton  10th October 2017  Postponed due to insufficient numbers
Level 2 Refresher - 1 day  Christchurch  22nd Feb 2018  helen.thorne@cdhb.health.nz

 

Supplier & residential care services training :

WorkshopsLocationDatesDetails & Registration
"You Want What??" - 1 day
 Hamilton    Express interest to training@seatingtogo.co.nz

Request for training

 

Oceania Seating Symposium

In addition to hosting the above Level 1 and Level 2 courses in 2017, Seating To Go will also be hosting the inaugural Oceania Seating Symposium in conjunction with the International Seating Symposium - Vancouver (ISS) in November. The theme of the symposium is Mauriora: Empowerment, Control and Choice – reflecting a commitment to improving participation and well-being among all people with disabilities.

The event is geared towards professionals, manufacturers, suppliers and users of wheeled mobility, seating and postural management, and associated technologies. It will include plenary sessions, instructional courses, papers and posters, an exhibition hall; as well as plenty of opportunities to network with international colleagues and friends.

Early Bird Registrations open 1 March 2017
Call for Abstracts close 31 March 2017

ConferenceLocationDatesDetails & Registration
Oceania Seating Symposium  Rotorua 20th, 21st & 22nd Nov 2017   www.oceaniaseatingsymposium.com