Event Details

Special Needs Electives

Sun 26th Nov 2017 (9.30am to 3.30pm)
Bundilla Scout Camp
6 Baden Powell Place, Winston Hills NSW 2153
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Electives 1 & 2 ($40.00)
Elective 1 Only - Positive Behavior Supports ($20.00)
Elective 2 Only - Special Needs Awareness ($20.00)
Open: Fri 20th Oct 2017 (12am)
Close: Fri 10th Nov 2017 (3.30pm)
Maximum 25 people
Brief Summary:
2 Special Needs Electives presented by the NSW Scouts Special Needs Team. All Leaders, Youth Helpers, Rovers, and Adult Supporters welcome!
Additional Information

$20.00 for each elective you attend

FOOD – morning tea / afternoon tea provided.  Please bring your own lunch if staying

ATTENDANCE - choose to attend either elective individually or come along to both.  

PAYMENT - if you register for both you need to submit two L1 forms and pay $40 to GWS Region Office

ACCESS to the Rotary Hut’s back door is via 1 step up and the bathroom facilities at Bundilla have limited accessibility including a step up.   Please let us know if access will be a challenge for you.

You can attend one or both of the below electives:

Positive Behaviour Supports Elective
9.30am – 1.00pm
(includes morning tea break)
Course number 1062 17 002

This elective is designed to increase your understanding of behaviour and the use of positive strategies to support youth with special needs.  Topics include:

  • the relationship between sensory input and behaviour
  • identify some underlying causes of behaviour
  • develop supports for youth members

Special Needs Awareness Elective
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Course number 810 17 002

This elective is an introduction to supporting youth with special needs.  Covers all sections!  Topics covered include:

  • Perceptions/Feelings/Values/Attitudes
  • Barriers to participation
  • Available supports
  • National Disability insurance Scheme