Free online learning modules to support aged care workers are now available through the University of Tasmania’s Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre.
Funded by the Department of Health and Aged Care, the Equip Aged Care Learning Packages cover 14 contemporary topics in aged care. The modules are designed for direct care workers, volunteers, caregivers and anyone with an interest in improving care for older people.
The first 3 learning modules are available now, and provide an overview of the:
- Australian aged care system
- role of nurses, personal care workers and allied health professionals working in aged care
- Aged Care Quality Standards.
Register and enrol for these modules at Equip Aged Care Learning (utas.edu.au).
For further enquiries, email [email protected]