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Tailored to fit: DTA Tailored Training Packages

[…] of the courses and resources available to the public on the DTA website ( and use them to develop courses for their staff. Or, they could opt for a DTA Tailored Training Package (TTP). Find out more about DTA’s…

Result Type: article Published: 29 Sep 2017

Tailored Training Programs

We partner with organisations who are looking for a comprehensive training program tailored to fit the unique needs of their staff and organisation.

Result Type: page Published: 26 Nov 2019

Inroads into rural and remote area dementia training

[…] rural and remote audiences, raising awareness of DTA as an organisation and promoting DTA’s dementia-specific services. As a result, a number of organisations are entering into DTA Tailored Training Packages (TTPs) and more DTA workshops are being scheduled in…

Result Type: article Published: 31 Jul 2020

Dementia training for organisations

[…] the care and wellbeing of people living with dementia. Our offerings may include brokered services that best suit the needs of your organisation. How we can help Tailored Training Education tailored to the unique needs of your organisation Dementia…

Result Type: page Published: 24 Mar 2020

Dementia training on the rise

There is increasing demand for quality dementia training as the Australian aged care sector begins to take the citizenship of people with dementia seriously.

Result Type: article Published: 19 Feb 2019

Training Needs Assessment

We assist organisations to understand their workforce training needs through a Training Needs Assessment (TNA) Service.

Result Type: page Published: 20 Dec 2019

Royal Commission highlights dementia training gap

The absence of minimum standards of dementia training for the aged care workforce has repeatedly been raised as a major issue affecting the care of older Australians.

Result Type: article Published: 20 Mar 2019

Training and education options

DTA provides a range of training and education options to both individual learners and organisations.

Result Type: page Published: 13 Jan 2020

Going beyond ‘tick the box’ training

An article from the Australian Journal of Dementia Care on DTA’s first year and Tailored Training Packages (TTPs), co-authored by DTA directors.

Result Type: article Published: 23 May 2018

About DTA

[…] evaluating training materials and developing new initiatives. Interested in joining the advisory group? Read the terms of reference and submit an expression of interest. Services for Organisations Tailored Training Programs (TTP) We work with organisations to bring about sustainable change,…

Result Type: page Published: 19 Sep 2019

Aged Care Quality Standards

[…] All courses start with a brief overview of our ‘salutogenic’ approach, which is about finding opportunities for people with dementia to live the fullest life they can. Tailored Training Programs Our Tailored Training Programs are designed to bring about…

Result Type: page Published: 26 Nov 2019

General Practitioners

[…] healthcare workforce. As Director of Dementia Training Australia, she is responsible for DTA’s Fellowship program, offered to residential care staff in selected organisations as part of a Tailored Training Package. Acknowledgement DTA acknowledges the contribution made by Professor Andrew…

Result Type: page Published: 05 Sep 2021

DTA Home

[…] News I work in All Care SettingsAcute CareCommunity CareEmergency CarePalliative CarePrimary Health CareResidential CareRespite Care Get started Explore Focus Areas Changed Behaviour Pain Management Environments Medication Management Tailored Training Programs for Organisations Create your own training schedule, specifically designed…

Result Type: page Published: 24 May 2019

Types of Support

[…] Focus Areas Changed Behaviour Pain Management Environments Medication Management Training Solutions As Australia’s leading educator for the dementia care workforce, we offer a variety of training solutions. Tailored Training Programs Dementia Training Australia partners with organisations who are looking…

Result Type: page Published: 15 Apr 2020

The View From Here

[…] from the perspective of a person living with dementia. Maryborough Hospital was one of four Queensland hospitals to trial The View from Here as part of a  Tailored Training Programs. Kim Pointon, Maryborough Hospital’s Nurse Unit Manager, said: “DTA…

Result Type: page Published: 06 Dec 2019

Changed Behaviour Consultancy

[…] your organisation meet the Aged Care Quality Standards: Standard 3 This consultancy is offered to residential aged care organisations and facilities as a component of a DTA Tailored Training Program. Learn more about Tailored Training Programs What’s included The…

Result Type: page Published: 26 Nov 2019

DTA case study profiled at ADI conference in Chicago

A case study on Dementia Training Australia’s work with Scalabrini Village is profiled in the program Every Three Seconds, launched at the Alzheimer’s Disease International conference in Chicago on Saturday.

Result Type: article Published: 31 Jul 2018

Feedback surveys and evaluation measures

DTA is committed to measuring impact. Our focus on evidence-based practice requires a commitment to continuous quality improvement. We invite training clients – individually and at organisational levels – to engage in routine and customised assessments.

Result Type: page Published: 01 May 2020

Real and lasting change

Dementia Training Australia helping create real and lasting change

Result Type: article Published: 17 Jan 2019