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New online learning for the dementia workforce
Dementia Training Australia (DTA) continues to develop its range of online courses with six new courses aimed at the dementia care workforce.
International Dementia Conference
Dementia training for Individuals
Dementia friendly pharmacies
A new online course aims to increase dementia knowledge among community pharmacists as the health professionals most commonly visited by people living with dementia and their family carers.
Aged Care Quality Standards
Learn how DTA can help your organisation meet the new Aged Care Quality standards, and prepare for assessment against them.
Introducing DTA’s new course – on sedatives
Nurses, pharmacists and other allied health professionals wanting to learn more about the Appropriate use of benzodiazepines and other sedatives with people living with dementia can now take up the chance to do a new short online course developed by…
Bedtime to Breakfast: caring at night for people with dementia
Dementia Training Australia is offering a new online course for shift workers who care at night for people with dementia.
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia Dementia Essentials This course explores strategies to assist with good communication, planning, developing appropriate activities and understanding changed behaviour in people living with dementia. Nationally-accredited training – RTO Code: 2512 Certificate of…
Advancing Online Dementia Training
The CARES®-University of Minnesota Partnership: Advancing Online Dementia Training Approaches For the past 10 years, HealthCare Interactive, Inc.® has collaborated with the University of Minnesota in the design and preliminary evaluation of its suite of online dementia training modules for…
LGBTI e-learning course ‘a step in the right direction’
A new short, online and free course aimed at assisting workers across the health and aged care sectors become culturally competent in relation to working with Lesbian Gay Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Questioning (LGBTIQ) people with dementia, that kicked off…
Rural and remote Australia
Pharmacists boost dementia knowledge through online course
A new online course is helping pharmacists improve their dementia knowledge to the benefit of their local communities.
Dementia training for organisations
Let’s CHAT Dementia Webinar Series
Series Synopsis Dementia is a rapidly growing health issue for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Let’s CHAT (Community Health Approaches To) Dementia is a NHMRC-funded co-design project based in 12 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services across Australia which aims…
DTA e-learning on caring for LGBTI people with dementia
Dementia Training Australia (DTA) is offering a new online course to help dementia care workers and organisations provide inclusive care and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people with dementia.
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Training and education options
DTA provides a range of training and education options to both individual learners and organisations.