2017 WA Rangers Training Conference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conference Schedule.

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Wednesday 20 September 2017

08:00 – 08:30 Delegate Registration

08:30 – 08:40 Master of Ceremonies Welcome Malcolm Bennett Life Member

08:40 – 08:45
WARA President’s Welcome
Dene Lawrence
President

08.45 – 09.15
Official Opening
Hon David Templeman MLA
Minister for Local Government; Heritage;
Culture and the Arts;
Leader of the House in the Legislative Assembly

09:15 – 10:00
Bush Fires Act – Government Land
Department of Fire & Emergency Services

10:00 – 10:15
Morning Tea
Networking Session

10:15 – 10:30
Animal Care & Equipment Services
Gavin Katers

10:30 – 12.30
Canine Training and Behaviour
Steve Austin
This session includes Canine Training and Behaviour Professional
dog temperament assessment
dogs being used in conservation basic canine training

12:30 – 13:15
Lunch

13.15 – 13.30
The Dog Line
Colin Seal

13.30 – 14.15
Systems
Konrad Seidl & Steve Cummings
City of Perth

14:15 – 15:00
Legal Stuff
Tim Houweling
10 commandments for taking statements Cornerstone Legal

15:00 – 15:15
Expo Group

15.15 – 15:30
Afternoon Tea
Networking Session

15:30 – 16:00
Litterbugs
Jennie Anderton
Keep Australia Beautiful Council

16:00 – 16:30
Working Alone & OH&S Update
Sheryl Kelly
OH&S Professional
16:30 –17.00 AGM & Committee Elections

17.00
Close

Annual Awards Dinner – Preston Room Rendezvous Hotel
18:30 Pre Dinner Drinks
19:00 Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation.

WA Rangers Association Professional Development Conference 2017 “Community Safety”

Thursday 21 September 2017

08:00 – 08:25

08:25 – 08:30 Delegate Registration

Welcome (MC) Malcolm Bennett Life Member

08:30 – 09:30 Criminology – Crime Prevention Dr Joe Clare
Lecturer in Criminology Criminology Academic Chair Murdoch University
09:30 – 09:45 APARC James Miliankos
09:45 – 10:00 Morning Tea Networking Session
10:00 – 10:15 Barkbusters

10:15 – 10:45
Drone Policy and Drones On Demand
Mahmood Hussein Chief Executive Officer Global Drone Solutions
10:45 – 11:00 Your Money WA Super
11:00 – 12:00 Your Mental Health
The Important Stuff Deb Reveley
Brain Ambulance
Mental Health Care Professional
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 13:00 Central Regional TAFE Sharleen Jordan
Lecturer Local Government/Animal Studies
13:00 – 13.30 Rain, Hail or Shine
The affect climate change has on you Neil Bennett
Media and Communication Manager
Bureau of Meteorology
13:30 – 14:00 Get Good Governance for Great Results Lyn Fogg
Governance Advisor
WA Local Government Association
14:00 – 14:45 Legal Stuff Peter Gillett
McLeods Solicitors & Barristers
14.45 – 15:00 Afternoon Tea
15:00 – 16:00 The Language of Conflict Resolution
The art of dealing with grumpy people Greg Mitchell
Major Mitchell Productions
16:00 – 16:10 Conference Recap Malcolm Bennett

16:10 – 16:30 Certificate Presentation, Raffle prize draws & Conference Closure

16:30 – 17:30 Networking Sundowner

• Due to circumstances that may occur beyond WARA’s control, this program is subject to change