People and Capability

An excellent, pedagically and clinically sound, 5 module on-line training resource suitable for in-service support and education about active support of people with intellectual disability.

This workforce data benchmarking tool provides organisations vital statistics about their workforce and benchmarks this to other disability service providers and relevant national data.

Handy, easy to use integrated resource on a dedicated web site.  It provides information, awareness raising and training materials and guidance for frontline staff seeking to enhance their listening, communication and support skills when working with people with disability.

Highly watchable 15 minute audio-visual description of the challenges and successful strategies of delivering disability supports to Indigenous people in extremely remote communities.

Interesting, imaginative manual that provides ideas, resources and training materials to assist with recruiting and training  disability support workers - see especially the case studies.

Report of qualitative research project funded by the NDIS Practical Design Fund. It reports on the views of service users, current front line workers, and potential support workers about the preferred characteristics of employment in the disability support sector.

Report of qualitative research into components of workforce development, rectruitment and retention within a respectful culture that encourages people with disability to exercise choice and control to maximise their greater inclusion.

A selection of factsheets produced in the ACT - with the selection targeted to meeting the orientation needs of new workers in the disability sector to learn basic information about the NDIS

A selection of the factsheets on the NDIS and its implementation in the ACT of most relevance to workers or organisations broadly wanting to understand the NDIS and the ACT Trial

NDS delivers a variety of training programs that aim to increase knowledge and skill of you workforce in work health and safety practices.