NBPU TIS workshop and training materials

Jurisdictional Workshop presentations

New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory

2019

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop NSW/ACT 2019 Master: all presentations.

This series of presentations were delivered at the 2019 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. The presentations provide information on: TIS program update; NBPU update; Evaluation update; Sistaquit; Yarn Up Conference and ATRAC framework tool; Population Health Promotion for TIS; and the Department of Health update.

2018

Aboriginal Quitline 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on the Aboriginal Quitline. Information covered in the presentation includes: Medibank Health Solutions; NSW Aboriginal Quitline; Quitline referrals; Quitline resources; and Aboriginal Quitline key priorities.

2017

Monitoring and evaluating social media 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on how to effectively monitor and evaluate social media. It includes information on: attracting an intended audience; getting an audience involved with your message; built in analytics; and impact. An accompanying handout is available here: Monitoring and evaluating social media handout.

Smoking and prevention 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO. It provides information on: previous and current smoking prevalence; the new and old TIS programs; NBPU initiatives; and the Innovation Grants.

2016

Aboriginal Quitline presentation 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide TIS grant recipients with information on: Aboriginal Quitline; referring patients to Quitline; Aboriginal Quitline Counsellors; and how Quitline can support the work of TIS grant recipients.

NBPU TIS NSW/ACT Workshop 2016

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2016 New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. The presentation provides information on: meeting the requirements of the new TIS program; what TIS is; the old and new TIS programs; best practice for the TIS program; NBPU initiated and supported initiatives; evidence-based approaches to tobacco control; and impact assessment, performance indicators, data collection and reporting on results.

Western Australia

2019

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Western Australia 2019: all presentations

This series of presentations were delivered at the 2019 West Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. The presentations provide information on: TIS program update; TIS website; Department of Health update; Population Health Promotion for TIS; the new QALT team; and TIS activity work plan activity.

2018

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Western Australia 2018

This series of presentations were delivered at the West Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop in 2018. The presentations provide information on: TIS program update; Department of Health update; QALT Mental Health Resource; Strong Spirit Strong Mind Aboriginal Programs; Mental Health and Smoking; the new TIS website; Quitskills: Working with youth and pregnancy; and WA’s vision for World No Tobacco Day 2018.

2017

TIS NBPU West Australian Regional Workshop 2017

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2017 Western Australia TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 2017. The presentation provides information on: current statistics around smoking prevalence and status among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; the Closing the Gap refresh; the old and new TIS programs; Innovation Grant recipients; national indicators; what we need to focus on; and good news messages for the TIS portal.

Patching up ideas 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 Western Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to encourage grant recipients to look at using some free online tools to create media for their TIS programs.

TIS Innovation Grant – formative work and preliminary findings

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 Western Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on a TIS Innovation Grant project being delivered in Western Australia. The presentation provides an overview of the project, as well as some initial findings.

Northern Territory

2019

Good communications to great partnerships

This presentation at the 2019 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information about engaging with the community, communicating with others, and the value of partnerships.

Population health promotion for TIS

This presentation at the 2019 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on population health promotion in the context of the TIS program.

Activity planning for TIS

This presentation at the 2019 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on steps for monitoring and evaluation for TIS and SMART measures.

Tackling Indigenous Smoking Program evaluation

This presentation by CIRCA at the 2019 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on the evaluation approach and performance indicators.

Northern Territory Jurisdictional Workshop – Advancing the TIS program

This presentation delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2019 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on: TIS evaluation; TIS program going forward; overview of TIS program processes; evaluating the impacts of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes; feedback from TIS workers discussed at CEO Workshop; policy advice; and collecting data and monitoring and evaluating activity.

2018

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Northern Territory 2018

This pdf features a number of presentations from the 2018 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop, including on: introduction and overview to the TIS program; NBPU TIS update; monitoring and evaluation; Quitline and Cancer Council SA updates; and Department of Health updates.

2016

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Northern Territory 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 Northern Territory TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide an overview of the NBPU TIS, the partners involved in the consortium, and further information about the future plans of the NBPU TIS.

Queensland

2019

2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop: all presentations

This PDF contains all of the presentations from the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop.

How the Aboriginal Community Researcher (or ACR) program can help TIS teams

This presentation by Senior Researchers, Sharon Forrester and Tammy Abbott, at the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop discusses the Aboriginal Community Researcher program, and how this program can assist TIS teams in their work.

Monitoring and evaluation for TIS teams

This presentation at the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on monitoring and evaluation.

NBPU update

This presentation at the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides an update on the work of the National Best Practice Unit Tackling Indigenous Smoking.

Population health promotion

This presentation at the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on population health promotion in the context of the TIS program.

Queensland Jurisdictional Workshop

This presentation delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2019 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop provides information on: TIS evaluation; defining service boundaries; overview of TIS program responsibilities, relationships and processes; evaluating the impacts of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes; policy advice; and collecting data and monitoring and evaluating activity.

2018

Using evidence in TIS work 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on using evidence in TIS work. It covers information on: problems/challenges; the role of evidence; how to use a research paper; and online resources.

NBPU TIS Queensland Regional Workshop 2018: Round up

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO. It provides information on: the TIS national indicators; what TIS teams need to focus on; quick runs; research and evaluations; stability and impact; and grant agreement negotiations for 2018-2022.

Measuring local change for Queensland Workshop 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on measuring local change, aka generating evidence from our work. Information provided includes: steps for measuring change; data collection methods; choosing and combining methods; using research methods; focus groups; mind maps; surveys; interviews; case studies; and developing research questions.

2017

Best practice resources for Tackling Indigenous Smoking 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to showcase best practice resources to use in TIS activities.

2016

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Queensland 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide an overview of the NBPU TIS, the partners involved in the consortium, and further information about the jurisdictional workshops.

Victoria/Tasmania

2019

2019 Victorian and Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop: all presentations

This series of presentations were delivered at the 2019 Victorian and Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. The presentations provide information on: TIS program update including external evaluation by Ray Lovett and Katie Thurber from Mayi Kuwayu; TIS website update; Department of Health update; Population Health Promotion for TIS; effective communication for building partnerships; presentations from the Cancer Council Tas on the Quitline Enhancement Project and from Quit Victoria about Aboriginal Quitline.

2018

Can Facebook help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people quit smoking?

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 Victorian/Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop by Vicki Kerrigan from Menzies School of Health Research. The presentation provides information on: social media; social media to enhance Indigenous tobacco control; popular posts; unpopular posts; educational posts; why use social media?; creating a message; positive vs negative messages; and five Facebook tips. An accompanying resource is available here.

2017

Smoking and prevention 2017 Vic and Tas

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 Victorian/Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO. It provides information on: previous and current smoking prevalence; the new and old TIS programs; NBPU initiatives; and the Innovation Grants.

2016

TIS Jurisdictional Workshops Victoria and Tasmania 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 Victorian/Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide an overview of the NBPU TIS, the partners involved in the consortium, and further information about the jurisdictional workshops.

TIS workshop materials 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 Victorian/Tasmanian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information to TIS grant recipients on: implementing strategy; using and generating evidence; and gaining access to support.

South Australia

2019

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop South Australia 2019

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop to provide information on the Aboriginal Quitline and the Quitskills program. Information covered in the presentation includes: activities conducted by the Quitskills team in the past 12 months; major referrers; South Australian events; and partnerships.

2018

Nunkuwarrin Yunti TIS team presentation 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. It provides information on Nunkuwarrin Yunti’s TIS program, including; their Tackling Tobacco Team; and what the program is doing to meet each TIS national indicator.

Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia TIS team presentation 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. It provides information on AHCSA’s TIS program, including: program activity; health promotion; and what the program is doing to meet each TIS national indicator.

Measuring Local Change 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. It provides information on how to measure local change, including: steps for measuring change; data collection methods; choosing and combining methods; using research methods; interviews; focus groups; mind maps; surveys; case studies; and developing research questions.

Quitline Update 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. It provides information on: what’s happening at Quitline; Quitline referrals; what Quitline will do and how; using Quitline resources online.

Shedding the Smokes 2018

This presentation was delivered at the 2018 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. It provides a number of photographs from the Shedding the Smokes program.

2016

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop South Australia 2016

This collection of presentations was delivered at the 2016 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: about the TIS program; the role of the NBPU TIS; strategies for a successful TIS program; data collection methods; and measuring change (defining indicators and collecting information).

National CEO’s Workshop presentations

2019

Advancing the TIS program

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO to provide an update on the TIS program. The presentation covers information on: the results of the previous evaluation; the revamped TIS program; an overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking; issues raised by TIS workers to discuss at the CEO workshop; and issues for CEOs/NBPU/DoH.

Evaluating the impacts of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Associate Professor Ray Lovett and Dr Katie Thurber from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Program at the Australian National University. Their presentation provides information on ‘part B’ of the national evaluation of the TIS program.

Population health promotion

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Associate Professor Penney Upton from the NBPU TIS. The presentation covers information on population health promotion, with a focus on: determinants of health; partnerships; building capacity across services; supportive (smoke-free) environments; workplace programs and policies; social marketing messages; social media messages; school programs; and pregnant women and families.

Department of Health update
This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Trudy McInnis from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on: the TIS team in National Office; how the Department has been responding to the final evaluation report of the 2015-16 – 2017-18 TIS program; what has changed from the last TIS program; and expected developments over the coming year for TIS and other national tobacco control initiatives.

2017

TIS Overview and update – 2 years in 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO to provide an update of how the TIS program is tracking. It includes information on: why TIS is important; political environment; TIS initiatives that are working; funding beyond June 2018; and the way forward.

NBPU TIS update 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on the progress of the NBPU TIS. It includes information on the portal, as well as gathering the evidence to support TIS.

Department of Health Update 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information from the Department of Health around the TIS program. It includes information on: the response to the preliminary evaluation; recommendations for the Department; other recommendations; and engagement with State and Territory Governments.

Preliminary evaluation findings 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on the preliminary evaluation that CIRCA conducted for the TIS program. Information in the presentation includes: national evaluation; shift to TIS; community engagement; partnerships; community education; and recommendations.

Modelling the message 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on how to correctly model TIS messages. Information covered includes: workplace policies and compliance with them; commitment from the top; influence over other organisations; and internal recognition.

Grant Recipient presentations from the Jurisdictional Workshops

Northern Territory

Nganampa Health Council (2017)

Western Australia

Bega Garnbirringu Health Services (2017)

Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services (2017)

Broome Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (2017)

NBPU TIS webinars/telelinks with Associate Professor Renee Bittoun

The NBPU TIS has conducted a series of webinars/telelinks around specific topics in relation to smoking cessation. The webinars/telelinks were hosted by Associate Professor Renee Bittoun, a tobacco treatment specialist.

Tobacco and cannabis use

This presentation focuses on tobacco and cannabis use, and provides information on: why they are mixed; medical consequences; what can be done; and interventions.

What makes an effective smoking cessation worker

This presentation focuses on how to be an effective smoking cessation worker, and provides information on: elements; look and personality; education; code of ethics; personal behaviour; what can be defined as your role; and what people need to know.

Weight gain after smoking cessation

This presentation focuses on weight gain after smoking cessation, and provides information on: weight gain in pregnancy; what the cause of weight gain is; hypotheses; dieting at the same time; self-control; nicotine effect; the thyroid glands; hypoglycemia; recommendations; and lack of evidence.

Smoking and the skin

This presentation focuses on the effect of smoking on the skin, and provides information on: signs on the skin; smokers’ nail; smokers’ palate; smokers’ melanosis; facial wrinkles; buerger’s disease; skin cancers; skin diseases; and dermatological uses of nicotine.

Materials to support monitoring & evaluation workshops

Measuring local change for the TIS program presentation

This presentation introduces methods on how to measure change and evaluate the impact of TIS program activities.

Measuring local change for the TIS program

This handout sets out the structure and content of TIS training workshop sessions on monitoring and evaluating TIS activities, and is designed for TIS-funded organisations. It is meant to be used in conjunction with the Measuring local change for the TIS program presentation.