Sexual Trauma 1st Aid Workshops - Hobart & Launceston

This 4-hour essential workshop helps to raise understanding of sexual assault in our community and offers vital skills for handling disclosures of sexual harm.

The workshop will focus on empowering anyone in a ‘helping profession/role', with practical skills and evidence-based knowledge to respond to a disclosure in a trauma-informed ‘best-practice’ manner. Topics include:  

  • SASS overview and referral pathways
  • Awareness raising of sexual harm
  • Overview of trauma informed practice principles
  • Socio-cultural factors that drive sexual harm
  • Neurological impact of trauma
  • How to respond to disclosures of sexual harm
  • Basic interventions for trauma symptoms
  • Basic self-care strategies

Hobart: 21 September 2021
Location: Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Banksia Room 
Hobart, TAS
Ticket cost: $150 per person including GST

Launceston: 23 September 2021
Location:  Launceston Conference Centre
Launceston, TAS
9:30am - 1:30pm 
Ticket cost: $150 per person including GST


Download a copy of the flier for this workshop at the link below.

Each workshop can facilitate a minimum of 16 and maximum of 25 participants.

All SASS training events are conducted in respectful and non-judgmental ways, which recognise and celebrate diversity.

All learning material is delivered in accordance with the BlueKnot Foundation’s principles of trauma-informed practice.


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