Dementia Australia Non-Accredited Courses: Foundation Learning

  • Company:
    Aged Care Online
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
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    3 days ago
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The Centre for Dementia Learning provides evidence-based professional development to improve the practices of healthcare workers. The professional development workshops have been developed based on the most popular learning resources from across Australia, and are underpinned by an evidenced based, contemporary approach to dementia support. The three hour workshops, facilitated by our expert team, can be delivered onsite and can contribute towards continual professional development points.

Suitable for staff providing support to people living with dementia and their carers.

Foundation learning courses:

  • Understanding dementia
  • Supporting successful communication
  • Achieving Purposeful Engagement
  • Applying a problem solving approach to behaviours
  • As the leading provider of professional dementia education in Australia for more than 30 years, Dementia Australia offers a range of courses to support the professional development of every person who works with people affected by dementia through its Centre for Dementia Learning. 

    The Centre of Dementia Learning offer a comprehensive suite of education options, informed by current research and contemporary practice.

    The integrated learning pathway incorporates both accredited and non-accredited courses including foundation, continuing and immersive learning experiences. These are delivered face-to-face, as well as online.

    If you would like to learn more, please call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368), email [email protected] or visit dementialearning.org.au.

    You can also learn what is on offer through the Dementia Australia Dementia Learning Guide. This guide provides an overview of the range of professional and organisational development opportunities available through Dementia Australia’s Centre for Dementia Learning for 2019.

    To receive a free copy of this guide, please visit here.