Training

VCC EM training is a comprehensive training package designed to equip members of faith communities to support affected residents through their participation in VCC EM deployments.

Psychological First Aid/Personal Support

The training course is a 2 stage process involving;

  • Self paced learning and completion of the workbook. This material must be completed at least 3 days prior to attending the training day.
    Face to face training day. This day utilises multi learning opportunities including teaching, discussion, personal reflection and role playing / scenarios to enable the trainee to assimilate the information and understand the context, roles, responsibilities and processes involved.
  • Completion of the workbook and attendance at the training are essential prerequisites for application for registration with VCC Emergencies Ministry. Successful registration will require the completion of safety checks including a National Criminal History Check and referee reports and will occur after the training has been completed.

The Process

  1. Check out our Code of conduct at http://www.vccem.org.au/resources/code-of-conduct/
  2. Complete the registration form below for the training day you wish to attend no less than 7 days before.
  3. Email confirmation will be sent, including the e-workbook
  4. Complete the self-paced learning and return the completed workbook prior to the training session.
    Email – emergencies@vccem.org.au or post to VCC EM. 30/3 Westside Ave. Port Melbourne. 3207.
  5. VCCEM volunteers are required to complete Psychological First Aid training as a pre requisite for registering for DHHS training.

Upcoming Training Dates

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Event Venue Date
Bairnsdale - Online 22/8 with a Face to face session at a later time. Bairnsdale
  • August 22, 2020 9:00 am
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Woodend - – Online 29/8 with a Face to face session at a later time. Woodend
  • August 29, 2020 8:45 am
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Port Melbourne/Melbourne - Online 10/9 with a Face to face session at a later time. Port Melbourne
  • September 5, 2020 8:45 am
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Port Melbourne/Melbourne - Online 10/9 with a Face to face session at a later time. Port Melbourne
  • September 10, 2020 8:45 am
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Box Hill/Eastern Suburbs - Online 12/9 with a Face to face session at a later time. Box Hill
  • September 12, 2020 8:45 am
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Vermont Vermont
  • September 12, 2020 8:45 am
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Psychological First Aid - Broadford - Exact Date TBC Broadford
  • September 19, 2020 8:45 am
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Swan Hill - CONFIRMED - Subject to ability to gather. Swan Hill - The Grain Shed
  • September 19, 2020 8:45 am
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Anglesea - Date TBC Anglesea
  • September 26, 2020 8:45 am
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Stawell - Date TBC Stawell
  • October 3, 2020 8:45 am
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Orbost - Date TBC Orbost
  • October 3, 2020 8:45 am
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Balnarring - Date TBC Balnarring
  • October 10, 2020 8:45 am
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Ballarat Ballarat
  • October 10, 2020 8:45 am
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Warnambool - 17th October TBC Warrnambool
  • October 17, 2020 8:00 am
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Wonthaggi - Date TBC Wonthaggi
  • October 17, 2020 8:45 am
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Mildura Mildura
  • October 17, 2020 8:45 am
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Port Melbourne Port Melbourne
  • October 21, 2020 8:45 am
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Bendigo Bendigo
  • November 7, 2020 8:45 am
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