Schedule: Monday - Thursday 9am to 9pm, Friday & Saturday 9am to noon, Sunday closed
+61 (08) 9227 6177


Education & Training

courses and services overview

SHQ (Sexual Health Quarters) offers a wide range of education and training opportunities in sexual and reproductive health.

The main focus of our work is professional training in order to build workforce, organisational and community capacity to promote sexual health and respectful relationships. In addition to advertised courses, SHQ can design training to suit your requirements. Support and consultancy is available for organisations and professionals delivering sexual and reproductive health programs and services.

SHQ also provides sexual health community education programs in partnership with community agencies working with young people and Aboriginal people.

Training Course Flyers and Registration Forms

For information and registration for the Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health for Medical Practitioners please click on Medical Education below.

For information and registration for the Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health (Nursing), including Pap Smear Provider Course please click on Nurse Education below.

Medical Education

SHQ provides professional development for medical practitioners and other health professionals who wish to update their skills and knowledge in the area of sexual and reproductive health.

Nurse Education

SHQ runs several highly regarded and popular courses for nurses and other health professionals wishing to develop their skills in sexual and reproductive health.


SHQ aims to help school staff build their capacity to deliver ongoing and effective relationships and sexuality education (RSE). SHQ provides resource and training support to educators who wish to implement relevant and developmentally appropriate RSE in their schools. This support can include delivery of programs, resource materials and consultancy.

Working with Young People

SHQ offers training courses, consultancy and support for people working with young people in diverse settings to develop their skills to inform, educate and support young people around sexual health issues. This support can include some direct delivery of sexual health education programs.

Working with Aboriginal People

SHQ works in partnership with Aboriginal people and organisations to promote sexual and reproductive health for Aboriginal people and communities. We deliver a range of training courses and programs for Aboriginal professionals and community members and other professionals working with Aboriginal people. SHQ Educators, including Aboriginal Educators, are also available for delivery of sexual health education programs for Aboriginal young people and community groups.

Rural, Regional and Remote WA

SHQ Perth endeavours to make sexual health education, training and support accessible to rural and regional professionals and communities. There is some funding available to assist professionals to attend training in Perth, and for SHQ to partner with local organisations to bring training programs to rural and regional areas.

Course fees

SHQ courses are part-funded by the WA and Australian Government Departments of Health and partly through course fees. There are subsidies and scholarships available that may assist you to access training.


Course subsidies are not currently available. Discounts may be available for specific courses, please read the registration forms carefully.

The Application for Mooditj Resources is currently being updated and will be available again soon.


WA Department of Health Bursaries and Scholarships

Bookings and Refunds Policy

Contact Us

For more information please contact Sonya Arcidiacono on 9227 6177 or email.


SHQ offers a range of professional services including testing and treatment of STIs, contraception information and supply, unplanned pregnancy, Pap smears, STI drop-in clinics and counselling.