Cultural Awareness Training
Carbal’s Cultural Awareness Training (CAT) is a six session, comprehensive course that provides health professionals with the practical tools to deliver culturally competent services.
This training is both ACCRM and RACGP accredited and
12 PDP / 40 CPD Points are awarded upon completion.
CAT can be delivered as a face-to-face program or as an online eLearning course.
Carbal CAT Course Subjects:
Social & Emotional Wellbeing
Carbal CAT is delivered by a team of community-based providers led by Kalkadoon and Nunukul man and internationally renowned artist and scholar in Aboriginal culture, art and history, Uncle Colin Jones.
Team members include Kamilaroi man and Community Outreach Manager, Charlie Rowe and Mandandanji woman and Clinic Manager, Tamika Campbell.
“Very informative and interactive training session. Very engaging and great learning experience. Guest speakers were amazing, such a moving day. I leave today with a far greater respect for the ATSI culture. Thanks for such an informative day!”
“I have benefited in the way of understanding a person’s connection to the land, how family system works, and because of this, I am able to implement more appropriate care to my patients.”
“This was one of the most fulfilling and educational sessions I have ever attended. I am inspired by the resilience of the Aboriginal people. Uncle Colin, you are amazing!”
“This has been a fascinating day, I could listen to all the speakers all day every day. They were so interesting, I loved hearing all their stories.”
“I would certainly recommend Carbal's cultural training course to all health workers!”
“I have been in Australia for the past 12 years, I have been to many trainings; this training was the most valuable training I have attended. The training could have been longer, I could have sat here for days thank you so much. Ka mihi o te mea nui te kaupapa Tu meke Tino Pai”
"Loved the training. Loved listening to Uncle Colin and Charlie Rowe. Powerpoints were spot on. Great content. Beautiful artwork, great atmosphere. Thanks for the lovely afternoon tea."
"The training was powerful, shifting understanding to further support First Nations. Australia has a black history, through understanding, connection, there is hope"
Interested in Clinical CAT?
Are you interested in booking you or your team into the next Carbal Clinical CAT session?
For all bookings and registration enquiries, please phone Carbal’s Education and Marketing Coordinator on 0436 852 078 during 8:30AM to 4:30PM, Monday to Friday or submit an online enquiry now.