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Hearing Health Inquiry – Tell Your Story

For full information – click here                   Auslan version – click here

ASLIA has been supporting the Hearing Health campaign undertaken by Deafness Forum. To date, ASLIA has provided a written submission and has […]

May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Special General Meeting – 8 June 2017

The ASLIA Interim Committee is convening a Special General Meeting on Thursday evening 8 June 2017.

This event will be hosted at the JML Room at Vicdeaf in Melbourne and will be livestreamed.

Time will be confirmed shortly.

The purpose of this Special […]

April 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Submission: NDIS 2017 Price Controls Review – 13 Apr 2017

ASLIA made a submission to the NDIS 2017 Price Controls Review.

To read the full submission, click here.

To read the 2017 Price Review Discussion Paper, click here.

April 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

FIT2017 3-6 August 2017 Brisbane

XXI World Congress International Federation of Translators – click here

Save the Date Auslan-English Professional Stream 6 August – click here

Expression of Interest for Auslan/English Interpreters at the FIT Conference – click here

April 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Professional Development Opportunities Available for Purchase

Public Sessions for Practitioners (on the new NAATI Certification Scheme) – Melbourne 30 May, Brisbane 1 June & Sydney 7 June

Social Wine & Sign Night – Mackay 16 June by ASLIA Queensland

Children’s Theatre Interpreting for Consultants & Interpreters – Sydney […]

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|