Bellingen Chamber of Commerce

Disability Awareness Training – 28th August

18 Jul



Disability Awareness Training in a Customer Service Environment A face to face workshop of 3 hours duration. The workshop includes group and experiential learning activities. Maximum of 20 participants per session.


Course Outline – High level • Accessible Tourism – The Demography • Types of Disabilities – Visible Vs Invisible • Language – Are you saying the right thing? • Behavior – What to do and when. • Etiquette – The key to the best service. • Legislation – Know your responsibilities.


Course Outcomes • Provides an insight into the people who make up the accessible tourism market • Allows the staff member to feel confident and comfortable when interacting with people with disabilities • Enables staff to provide a high level of service to people with disabilities • Creates a higher level of customer satisfaction • Reduces the risk of complaints being lodged under the Disability Discrimination Act • Helps to promote the business as a good corporate citizen.



When: August 28, 10am to 1pm
Where: C.EX Urunga Golf & Sports Club, 2 Morgo Street, Urunga
Cost: $45
Tickets: (RSVP before Sunday 26/08/2018)



For more information, please contact:

Michael Grieve
Manager Economic and Business Development
Bellingen Shire Council
Ph: 02 6655 7306 Mobile: 0427798022