top of page

Adelaide NDISDA 
Intermediate Specialist Disability Accommodation Workshop 
16th July 2024
Ucity Adelaide 
43 Franklin St, Adelaide

White Logo Updated.jpg

Session 1

9am - 11am 

Understanding SDA Challenges and Operations

Cost : $150pp

 Who should attend? SIL Providers, SDA Providers, Investors, Builders, Developers, Financiers, Architects, all  Interested Stakeholders

Session 2

1.30pm - 4.30pm 

Cost : $195pp

SDA Design and Construction Considerations

Who should attend? Architects, Developers, Builders, Investors, Assessors, SDA Providers, Access Consultants, Financiers. This session may not suit SIL Providers

Attend both sessions and save. Cost for both sessions $295pp

Session 1

Understanding SDA Challenges and Operations
Who should attend? SIL Providers, SDA Providers, Investors, Builders, Developers, Financiers, Architects, all  Interested Stakeholders


1.    Introduction
•    Overview of SDA Workshop Goals and Objectives

 - SDA Induction and tenant handover and supports
2.    Challenges with Tenanting SDA
•    Identifying and Addressing Common Tenanting Challenges
3.    Agreements and Registration
•    Necessary Agreements for SDA
•    Registration Process for SDA

4.    Funding Landscape
•    Navigating Funding Challenges
•    Participant Preferences vs NDIA Funding Criteria

5.    Location Factors
•    Price of land and desired ROI vs projected demand and vacancy risk
6.    Separation of SDA and SIL - Housing and Care Separation
•    Is there conflict of interest and is choice and control being considered - the outcomes of the Final Report 
7.    Choice and Control
•    Understand how Choice and Control impacts your operations and why the Participants rights has to be considered 
8.    Tenancy Lifecycle
•    What Happens When a Tenant Moves In?
•    Ending an SDA Tenancy

9.    SDA Pricing Review Changes
•    Understanding the Implications of Pricing Review Changes

 

Session 2

SDA Design and Construction Considerations
Who should attend? Architects, Developers, Builders, Investors, Assessors, SDA Providers, Access Consultants, Financiers.

This session may not suit SIL Providers

Cost : $195pp

This session will cover the following: 


1.    SDA Application and Approval Process
•    Step-by-Step Guide to Application and Approval
2.    SDA Design Standards explained 
•    Importance and Implications of the SDA Design Standard
3.    Navigating SDA Design Standards
•    Practical Tips for Effective Navigation
4.    Best Practices in SDA Design
•    Highlighting Design Approaches for Optimal Results
5.    NCC and Liveable Housing Standard Implementation
•    Changes to the NCC and Their Impact on SDA Design
6.    SDA Definitions and Terminology
•    Clarifying Key Concepts in SDA
7.    Accessible Design
•    Addressing Design Considerations for Balconies, Entry, Hallways, and More
8.    Building Classification of SDA
•    Understanding Building Classifications in the Context of SDA
9.    Complexities of Building SDA
•    Navigating Council, State Fire, NCC, and SDA Design Standards
10.    Fire Safety in SDA Homes
•    Do We Need Sprinklers for Every SDA Home?
•    Common Fire Safety Considerations

11.    Common Construction Mistakes
•    Identifying and Avoiding Common Pitfalls
12.    Future of SDA Design Standards
•    Anticipating and Adapting to Future Changes

Bonus for both SDA Intermediate  sessions $295pp 

bottom of page