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Preparing and Presenting at VCAT by Phone and Zoom

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Date: 08.02.2023
Time: 09.30 – 13.30


via Zoom
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The restrictions applied by the COVID-19 pandemic mean that all VCAT hearings will continue to be held over the phone and by Zoom for longer hearings.

This two and a half-hour on-line workshop will help to ensure that you are properly prepared to present confidently and effectively at a phone or Zoom VCAT hearing.  Delivered using the Zoom platform, the workshop allows delegates to become familiar and more confident with using the software in a safe environment.

This on-line workshop will address:

  • Preparing for a virtual VCAT appearance
  • VCAT protocols and processes in the virtual environment
  • Making the right impression
  • Communicating effectively via Zoom and Phone
  • Maximising the potential of Zoom software
  • Orders of Possession/Termination
  • Adjournments, Withdrawals and Warrants of Possession
  • The impact of the Human Rights Charter

The workshop would be suitable for:

Anyone preparing and presenting at VCAT by phone or Zoom

Lisa May, Project Coordinator - Leading Practice

The course is facilitated by Lisa May, our in-house trainer at CHIA Vic. Lisa has 20 years experience in the property industry including 7 years in the Community Housing sector in both front line and coordination roles. Lisa also creates leading practice resources for front line workers and finds that being active in the sector gives her insight into the challenges that workers face every day in the dynamic social and community housing landscape, which ensures that training content is relatable and relevant.