Professional Development - 10 September

Written on the 9 September 2020 by SAFCA

Monday 14 September at 2pm - Monday 14 September at 2pm - "Harnessing the Sun" Consumer Leases and Solar Panels

Presented by Julia Bidstrup, Legal Adviser Consumer Law Legal Services Commission SA

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Tuesday 15 September 9am-11am ACST - Financial Counsellors: Working with problem gambling clients

Presented by Brain and Mind Centre,

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Monday 14 September at 3pm (AEST) National Hardship Register -This training is for financial counsellors and consumer lawyers who wish to apply to have their clients listed on the National Hardship Register (NHR). 

This webinar explains how the NHR works and the application process to have people listed on the register. Completing the training is required in order to access the application process.

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Wednesday 30 September 10.30-12.00pm -  Bushfires & Insurance

Presented by Financial Counselling Australia this covers key insurance issues that have arisen from the 2019/20 bushfires. 

This interactive session will feature presentations from Legal Aid (NSW) and AFCA.

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The Wyatt Trust OLGA training

Wyatt is running fortnightly OLGA training via Zoom. August dates may be booked out already but here are a few upcoming dates:

  • 17th September

Anyone who might need training can email with an expression of interest in joining the training, and provide preferred dates.


Good Shepherd Microfinance

FREE financial coaching training for community sector workers

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A collaborative, solutions-focused, goal-oriented model of building financial capability that goes beyond just giving people financial info.

About this Event

The training is provided over 3 weeks:

Week 1
Zoom Presentation - Thursday 17 September 2020, 10am - 12pm
Week 2
Zoom Presentation - Thursday 24 September 2020, 10am - 12pm
Week 3
Zoom Presentation - Thursday 1 October, 10am - 12pm

If you have any questions, please call Emily on 02 8571 7800 or email

FCA Toolkit Modules through E-Learning System (these Modules can be completed at any time)

Modules include:

  • Australian Financial Code of Ethical Practice
  • Small Business Forum
  • National Tax Clinic Training
  • Telephone Counselling Skills
  • Mental Wellbeing with Beyond Blue
  • Suncorp's New Resilient You Program
  • Australian Financial Counselling Code of Ethical Practice
  • Comprehensive Credit Reporting
  • CPD explainer
  • Debt Collection Module
  • Debt management firms 2018 - Let's not beat around the bush
  • Fourth test
  • National Redress Scheme Implications for Financial Counsellors
  • Peer-to-peer debriefing webinar
  • Working with people with impaired cognitive capacity

*Please contact Steffany Woolford if you require assistance with accessing these Modules from the FCA Toolkit


Register to AIPC in the first instance (link below) and you will receive emails in regard to upcoming webinars and recorded webinars that you can access. 

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Upcoming topics

Online Training- New listings on this document include:

Thriving Communities Partnership

The TCP Connect Webinars create the opportunity for all members of the TCP community to come together to learn, share and connect with one another as we all strive towards ensuring that everyone in Australia has fair access to the modern essential services they need to thrive in Australia.

This document is updated regularly and contains approximately 80 CPD opportunities.

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