Online dementia course

The view from here: Skills in aged and community dementia care

2 hours

3 weeks

Cost free

Certificate of Completion

Understand the care experience from the viewpoint of the person living with dementia.

Suitable for people working in:

Residential Care , Community Care , Mixed , Respite Care

The view from here: Skills in aged and community dementia care

About this course

In this course, you will complete the following modules:



The brain and dementia

40 mins

This module introduces you to the changes that occur in the brain of a person with dementia and the impact...



Communication strategies

40 mins

This module provides an overview of the communication changes usually experienced by people living with dementia and explains some simple...

Learning with DTA

Online courses

Online courses contain modules that have been grouped together based on their topic area. Each module within a course must be completed, and in the defined order.

Online modules

Modules can be completed individually, and in any order. You may choose to complete any module, based on your areas of interest.


Some modules may have prerequisites. If a module has a prerequisite you’ll need to complete that first to ensure you have the essential prior knowledge required. Modules with a prerequisite will be clearly marked.

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