Full Scheme Ahead: Frequently Asked Questions

What is Full Scheme Ahead?
It is the name Carers Queensland’s has given to its involvement in the NDIS participant readiness activities.

What does Full Scheme Ahead involve?
It involves:

  • carers workshops
  • train the trainer workshops for relevant organisations
  • explainer videos produced with animation and plain language to be used at the workshop and distributed more broadly

Carer workshops

Who can attend the carer workshops?
The Full Scheme Ahead workshops are designed for unpaid carers caring for someone with a disability.

Where will the workshops be held?
Workshops are held in various locations throughout Queensland. Locations will include Brisbane, North Queensland including Mackay, Townsville, Mt Isa and the South Coast area from Redlands to Coolangatta.

What topics will be covered in the workshop? 
The workshops focus on three key components:

  1. What is NDIS and what does it mean?
  2. Lifelong planning within the NDIS framework
  3. Succession planning for when you can no longer provide care

How many people can attend the workshop?
A maximum of 25 attendees per workshop.

How can I register for the workshop?
By calling 1800 242 636 or emailing ndis@carersqld.asn.au


Train the trainer workshops

Who should attend the train the trainer workshops?
The Full Scheme Ahead train the trainer workshops are designed for employees wanting to deliver consumer workshops to their clients.

Where will the workshops be held?
Workshops are held in various locations throughout Queensland. Locations will include Brisbane, North Queensland including Mackay, Townsville, Mt Isa and the South Coast area from Redlands to Coolangatta.

What topics will be covered in the workshop? 
The workshops focus on three key components:

  1. What is NDIS and what does it mean?
  2. Lifelong planning within the NDIS framework
  3. Succession planning for when you can no longer provide care

How many people can attend the workshop?
A maximum of 25 attendees per workshop.

How can I register for the workshop?
By calling 1800 242 636 or emailing ndis@carersqld.asn.au


Explained videos

How can I view the videos?
By clicking here.


I have a question that isn’t answered here. What should I do?
If you have any additional questions please email ndis@carersqld.asn.au


An NDIS Participant Readiness activity funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services 

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