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Webinars Available for Purchase

Anatomy of a Healthcare Interpreter by Doug Bowen-Bailey

Health & Safety for Auslan Interpreters by Maree Madden

Interpreting in Educational Settings – What Role do Interpreters Play in these Environments? by Debra Russell

Interpreting in Educational Settings – Skills, Ethics and Dynamic Equivalence […]

March 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

NAC2016 Presentations on USB available

Presentations from the National Auslan Conference 2016 in Melbourne are now available on USB.

For those who could not make it to the NAC2016, purchasing this for your professional development enables you to log 30 NAATI Revalidation Points (3.2—Attendance at a […]

March 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Submission: NAATI Certification Scheme Design – 23 Feb 2017

With major contributors Maxine Buxton and Sandi Leane from Victoria, and feedback from members Australia-wide, ASLIA has submitted a submission to NAATI on their proposed Certification Scheme Design.

Background information to the proposed Certification Scheme can be found here.

To read ASLIA’s […]

March 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Submission: Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) – 10 Feb 2017

ASLIA made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and made 18 recommendations.

Thanks goes to Carmel Webb for coordinating this submission with contributors from SEQ, FNQ, NSW and Victoria.

To read the full submission, click […]

February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Submission: Hearing Health and Wellbeing of Australia – 15 Jan 2017

ASLIA made a submission to the Inquiry into the Hearing Health & Wellbeing of Australia and made three recommendations:

That the Australian Government

i)  implements a program to ensure Deaf Awareness Training supports a well-balanced approach in diagnosing, assessing, and treating by […]

February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

ASLIA Launches New Policies

At the 22nd Annual General Meeting on 13 December 2016 ASLIA launched two new policies. A policy on Deaf Interpreting and another on Social Media. Both policies can be viewed and downloaded here: https://aslia.com.au/policies-procedures/

December 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

AGM and Auslan Version

The Annual General Meeting for 2016 has been announced.
Please follow this link to the events page: https://aslia.com.au/event/annual-general-meeting-2/

An Auslan version of the proposed re-structure and motion can be viewed here: https://aslia.com.au/aslia-re-structure/

ASLIA requires your serious consideration to the proposed motion. […]

November 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

New Position Available

A new position is available working as an Executive and Research Assistant in the Australian Human Rights Commission.

To view the link and more information please follow this link: https://www.humanrights.gov.au/about/jobs/current-vacancies/executive-and-research-assistant

November 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

ASLIA The First 25 Years

ASLIA is pleased to release “ASLIA – The first 25 years” anniversary book.

If you did not receive a copy at the NAC2016 weekend you can download it from our publications page on this website:

Publications

October 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

ASLIA Welcomes a new Manager

It is with great pleasure that ASLIA welcomes the appointment of Peter Davies to the position of ASLIA Manager.

Peter comes to the position with a great deal of experience in working in the not-for-profit sector having been an administrative office […]

October 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|