Training opportunities

Use this page to find out about family violence and sexual violence related trainings available around Auckland as well as trainings provided by WAVES Trust.

WAVES is also able to design trainings or workshops to meet the particular needs of your agency.  Recent trainings have included-

  • family violence and abuse awareness trainings for in-home caregivers
  • family violence awareness for employers
  • family violence screening advice
  • impact of family violence on children (including training for Police)
  • workshops for teachers on recognising and responding to children living with family violence

WAVES also works with other agencies to deliver education opportunities, eg.

  • cultural awareness workshops in collaboration with Auckland Council, Settling In, and Ethnic service providers. 
  • legal education workshops with Waitakere Community Law Service
  • hosting community information sessions for MSD (eg. The Green Paper for Vulnerable Children)
  • contributing to family violence awareness trainings within other organisations

the_WAVE.jpgContact us to discuss training options to meet your particular needs.

Phone WAVES on 09 838 4834  or email administrator@waves.org.nz

Training News

Nov
17
Training
The University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology (AUT) will both offer postgraduate violence prevention studies again in 2018. Tertiary study is an opportunity to further knowledge and gain a qualification. Courses are designed for people currently working in or considering working in the field.
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Nov
17
Training
Rape Crisis Dunedin is delighted to welcome Maree Crabbe back to Ōtepoti for a full training day on Sex Ed by Porn? Pornography and its impact on youth. Thursday 23rd November, 8.45am – 4.00pm at the Wains Hotel, Dunedin
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Nov
10
Training
Notes and information from our WeCAN meeting on Wednesday 8th November 2017
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Nov
10
Training
Nicola Atwool, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Gender and Social Work, University of Otago, will talk about some of the challenges of social work and lead an interactive workshop on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. Wednesday 29 November 2017, 9am-4pm, Hastings
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Nov
10
Training
Thursday 9 November 2017, 9.30am-3.30pm, Nelson. Training provided by Safeguarding Children Initiative
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Oct
05
Training
Child Matters is New Zealand’s specialist child protection education and advocacy organisation. The purpose of the New Zealand Diploma in Child Protection is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with graduates who can protect and advocate for children.
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