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MPIO Workshop - Gunnedah

MPIO Workshop (face-to-face component)

The Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO) plays an important role in a club, state or national sporting organisation.

A MPIO provides confidential information, moral support and options to help resolve issues for members of their sporting club or organisation. The MPIO course comprises:

  1. MPIO online modules – free and available at the Australian Sport Commission's website
  2. A face-to-face MPIO workshop.

Completion of both the online and face-to-face components are mandatory for recognition as an MPIO. On completion of both components, participants receive are certified and registered on the national database.

The MPIO face-to-face workshop covers:

  • MPIO Roles and Responsibilities
  • Listening and responding effectively
  • Asking Questions
  • Paraphrasing
  • Diffusing
  • Reflecting
  • Recognising feelings
  • Reframing
  • Summarising
  • Informed decision making
  • Conflict of Interest and Impartiality
  • Communication and promotion of MPIO
  • Where to get help?
  • Useful resources and contacts

All Workshop participants receive a manual and handouts.

To qualify as a MPIO you must:

  1. Complete the online training course (free)
    • This must be completed PRIOR to you attending the workshop
    • Go to Play by the Rules to register and complete the online course
    • The course takes several hours, and covers topics such as MPIO role, the law, complaints management, child protection and ethics.
    • It’s essential you do the online training before coming to our workshop – as it forms the basis for all discussion and will ensure you get the most from the workshop session.
  2. Register as a MPIO ( on the national database) using both your online and workshop certification numbers.
Places Available
Age group: 
18 to 99
Starts:
26/03/2017 - 10:00am
Ends:
26/03/2017 - 1:00pm
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
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Venue: 
Gunnedah Services and Bowling Club
313 Conadilly St
Gunnedah NSW 2380
Cost: 

$25

Program number: 
0079293

You can enrol into our programs by phone, fax, mail or in person. Please ensure you have read our booking terms and conditions.

Contact phone: 
13 13 02
Contact fax: 
(02) 8754 8877
Postal address: 
Locked Bag 1422
Silverwater NSW 2128
Booking terms and conditions

Confirmation

Payment of the full amount owing on a booking is required at the time that the booking is made. A booking with no payment will have a status of "tentative" until full payment is received and placement in the program is not confirmed until such time. Payment is to be received within 7 days of booking.

Payment

Payment of the full amount owing on a booking is required at the time that the booking is made. A booking with no payment will have a status of "tentative" until full payment is received and placement in the program is not confirmed until such time. Payment is to be received within 7 days of booking.

Cancellation

If a booking is cancelled 7 days or more prior to the start date, the client will be entitled to a refund. A cancellation fee of 20% of the total fee (including GST) is to be charged. A written request for a refund must be received from the client. Refunds will be paid at the completion of the program. No refund is made for partial attendance.
 
If a booking is cancelled within 7 days of the start date, the client will not be entitled to a refund, ie a cancellation fee of 100% of the total fee (including GST) is to be charged.