NBPU TIS workshop and training materials

Regional Workshop presentations

Queensland

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.

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

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.

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.

Tackling Indigenous Smoking 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.

Northern Territory

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.

New South Wales

Monitoring and evaluating social media 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 New South Wales 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 NSW

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 New South Wales 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.

Aboriginal Quitline presentation 2016

This presentation was delivered at the 2016 New South Wales 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 Workshop 2016

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2016 New South Wales 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.

South Australia

TIS Jurisdictional Workshop South Australia 2016

This collection of presentations was delivered at the 2016 South Australian TIS Jurisdictional Workshops. 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).

Western Australia

TIS NBPU WA Regional Workshop 2017

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2017 Western Australia TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. 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.

Tackling Indigenous Smoking 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.

National Workshop presentations

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.