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Have you recently checked your intercultural readiness?

About the Event

Two dates available - training is 3 hours and starts at 9.30am - 12.30pm :

Wednesday 14 September and Wednesday 26 October

  • Registration is limited to employees, volunteers/leaders/board members of community service providers in Western Australia as it is a state funded program.
  • Registration without organisational details is not accepted.
  • Please inquire for your training needs with Multicultural Futures outside this program.
  • This program is supported by Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries Office of Multicultural Interests.
Would you like to improve your engagement and connection with people from a migrant or refugee background?

Whether or not you think you are an ace when it comes to other cultures, or there is room for improvement, this is a great opportunity to check your intercultural readiness, up-skill and have fun while intercultural trainer extraordinaire, Rika Asoaka, takes you through the following topics:

  • Intercultural Awareness
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Acknowledging Own Cultural Glasses/Bias
  • Application of Cultural Responsiveness to Everyday System
  • Developing Intercultural Competencies
  • Synchronising Ideas and Actions
  • Complexities of Cultural Differences
  • English as a Second Language as Global English

On top of this, all participants receive their own individual IRC assessment report.

Please note that the Intercultural Readiness Check (IRC: ©IBI) can be completed before training starts. The link will be emailed to participants one week ahead of training.

Registration

Wednesday, 14 September 2022:

Session 1 - Wed, 14 September

Book the morning session (9.30am to 12.30pm) 

Wednesday, 26 October 2022:

Session 1 - Wed,26 October

Book the morning session (9.30am to 12.30pm)

Location:

Online and in person at Lakelands Community Library.

If participants do not have technology or skills to support attending online, there is an option to attend in-person at Lakelands Community Library contact cdo@mandurah.wa.gov.au for more information.


About the Trainer:

Ms Rika Asaoka, an experienced training facilitator with over 25 years of experience in roles including Japanese Language Trainer, Interpreter, Consultant and Senior Marketing Manager, Rika has acquired an in-depth knowledge and experience in working across different cultures. Rika is a certified licensee of Intercultural Readiness Check (IRC), a powerful internationally recognised tool for improving intercultural effectiveness.

Event Locations ( 1 )

Next Two Dates
Wed, 14 September 2022 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM Wed, 26 October 2022 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location
49 Banksiadale Gate, Lakelands WA 6210

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When

Price

FREE

Type of Event

Workshops