The AACHWA Our Future: Aboriginal Arts Worker Training Program is designed to support emerging arts professionals to develop their knowledge and skills across a broad spectrum of arts and cultural specialisations. The program allows real-world, on the job experience which broadens participants perspective on the arts and provides practical training that can be applied when participants return to an art centre context. The program is proudly supported by the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC) through the Regional Arts and Cultural Investment Program (RACIP).
The AACHWA annual Our Business forum aims to provide presentations and activities that address professional development goals for Arts Centre Managers, Artists and Arts Workers; as well as provide an opportunity to connect with others in the sector and share information. The main goals of the forum include supporting professional growth and leadership training for individuals working in the regional/remote Arts Centre space, strengthen individual’s business development skills and operational/management capacity, developing and strengthening the Western Australian Arts and Culture workforce, and providing an opportunity to connect with others in the sector and share information.