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Introduction to Cultural Competence – Unit 1: Key Knowledge

Introduction to Cultural Competence – Unit 1: Key Knowledge

The 2016 Australian Census stated that 28% of Australians are born overseas with 27.3% of Australians now not speaking English at home. Australia is made up of an increasingly diverse group of communities and it’s important to ensure that you and your workers can recognise the needs of our modern community.

Unit 1 gives your staff a framework to understand Australian cultural diversity.  It sets a clear, positive agenda for how staff can create a culturally responsive workplace. Staff learn how cultural competence can help them reduce structural factors that create poorer outcomes for migrants and refugees in Australia.

Learning Outcomes

In Unit 1, You’ll Learn Key Knowledge about:

  • Australian cultural diversity
  • Government policies relating to diversity
  • The different strategies needed for working with migrant and refugees
  • Language services like interpreting

Purchase this training

To purchase this training please visit our eLearning Portal.  You will receive a confirmation email and once your account is confirmed you can purchase the course through our learning management system. Please contact Anni Tillack-Benton or call 03 9418 9928 for further information.

Price: $45

Topics: Cultural Competence

Delivery Mode: Online

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