Implementation to practice
Certificate of Completion
Discover how organisations can become more LGBTI inclusive.
This module has prerequisite requirements
Suitable for people working in:
Residential Care, Acute Care, Primary Care, Community Care, Mixed, Respite Care, Palliative Care
This module is part of the course:
Caring for LGBTI people
Implementation to practice
Before undertaking this module you will need to complete the following:
This module HAS 3 sections:
Standards for LGBTI inclusive practice
- We examine the six standards and the indicators for each.
Organisation level inclusiveness - Rainbow Tick
- This section covers why your organisation should become LGBTI inclusive and practical ways to begin working towards inclusiveness.
Individual level inclusiveness - responses and strategies
- This section provides examples of how you, as a carer or health professional, can appropriately respond to LGBTI people in your care in specific situations.
On completion of this module you should be able to:
Describe the strategies organisations can use to become more culturally safe and inclusive
Describe the resources available to support organisations to become more LGBTI inclusive
Continuing Professional Development
A completion certificate for CPD credit is awarded upon successful completion of this module.
The Caring for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people with dementia online course was originally developed by the Dementia Training Study Centres (South Australia) with Dementia Australia in 2016. The course was updated in 2018 and again in 2022 following reviews by LGBTIQ+ Health Australia and Dementia Training Australia.
If your organisation achieves the formal Rainbow Tick Accreditation, it will be listed on a national register as an LGBTI-inclusive organisation.
Dementia Training Australia is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund.
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|Published:||04 Nov 2019|
|Updated:||21 Mar 2023|