Engagement Snack Pack


Consumer engagement training for Queensland Health staff

Grab your lunch and join us every second Tuesday from 13 October for quick consumer engagement training via videoconference. Designed specifically for Queensland Health staff, this series will give you the practical advice you need to create or strengthen your collaborative partnerships with consumers. 

Who can participate?

Any staff of Queensland Health from the Department of Health and Hospital and Health Services.

How are the sessions structured?

Each 30-minute session begins with a 10-minute presentation followed by questions from the audience.

Read the session etiquette before you join >


Fortnightly video conference at 12.00-12.30 pm beginning Tuesday 13 October

What are benefits of participating?

  • Short and focused
  • Practical strategies and tips
  • Allows for plenty of discussion
  • Convenient
  • Can be watched later for a limited time
  • Free of charge

Upcoming sessions

27 October: Best practice approach to consumer partnerships

  • Health Consumers Queensland Consumer and Community Engagement Framework:
  • Where partnering can happen
  • When to partner
  • Engagement spectrum
  • Principles of engagement

10 November: Top tips for working effectively with consumers

  • Keys to successful partnering
  • Starting from recruitment through to completion of project
  • Challenging the barriers to consumer partnerships
  • Closing the feedback loop

24 November: How to support consumers to ensure successful partnerships

  • Principles of partnerships
  • Preparing your consumers for success
  • Enablers for effective consumer partnerships
  • Health and wellbeing of consumers

8 December: How to support staff to ensure successful partnerships

  • Staff qualities needed for effective consumer partnerships
  • Features of good practice
  • Health and wellbeing of staff

Previous sessions

13 October: Introduction to consumer partnerships

  • Why partner?
  • Value of consumer partnerships
  • Role of a consumer

Register to view the recording of this session >