march, 2022

16mar(mar 16)10:00 am30(mar 30)12:00 pmWA Oral history training onlineLearn oral history practice

Event Details

Three webinars – two hours each – 10:00 am to 12:00 pm WST – 16, 23, 30th March 2022

This practical training is a stepping stone for further learning and possible employment opportunities. You will explore, plan and prepare for an oral history interview. You’ll develop an understanding of the cultural protocols and ethical considerations associated with documenting community histories. And when restrictions are lifted, you’ll have an opportunity to attend a one-day face to face practical recording workshop.


  • Three online sessions – 2 hours each – 10.00 – 12.00 (WST)
  • Student resources

Course fees: $195 (ex GST) for three sessions

Enquiries and registration contact:


For Elaine Rabbitt oral history training and recording is a key focus and passion. She has recorded and continues to record the stories of people from all walks of life. In addition to working on state and national oral history projects, she has developed the accredited, oral history training materials for AHCILM404 ‘Record and Document Community History’. In 2021, Elaine was awarded the National Oral History Prize for oral history and the media. She is the Training Manager at Goolarri Media Enterprises in Broome, Committee Member of Oral History Australia WA (OHAWA) and President of the Broome

Further workshop planned

Recording workshop (later date TBA):

  • 6-hour workshop of practical tips and tasks
  • use of professional recording equipment
  • individual feedback on your interview practice
  • student resources and assessment materials.

Course fee: $195 (ex GST)


16 (wednesday) march, 10hr 00min - 30 (wednesday) march, 12hr 00min(GMT+08:00) View in my time

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