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COURSES

Dementia Australia offers a wide range of courses and training workshops for carers and people living with dementia

ONLINE LEARNING

You can access our range of free modules or purchase individual modules of interest that can be completed in your own time and at your own pace.

CONSULTANCY

Dementia Australia provides a flexible range of consultancy support uniquely tailored to assist organisations achieve their specific goals.

SUBSCRIPTION

Accessing dementia education couldn’t be easier with our new dementia learning subscription for individuals or organisations.

Professional Development Subscription

Why should you join our Professional Development Subscription?
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ONLINE COURSES

Evidence-based, interactive online learning to complete in your own time, at your own pace
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RECORDED MASTERCLASSES

Access to recorded Masterclass seminars
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RESOURCES & LIBRARY

Access our online library, forums, face to face sessions and participate in polls & quizzes
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PODCASTS & VIDEOS

Get unlimited access to our podcasts & video channels
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NEWS & EVENTS

Access calendar of special events and get the latest dementia research news & updates
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SUPPORT

Access personalised support through our helpdesk
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THERE ARE ANOTHER 100+ REASONS TO JOIN!

Join our Professional Development Subscription to receive educational materials, access and enroll to courses, access the learning hub, library and much more! Compare the subscription packages here.

Accredited training and award-winning education

Dementia Australia provides a range of nationally accredited courses and award-winning professional dementia education

Foundation Modules

These workshops, facilitated by our expert team, can be delivered onsite and can contribute towards continual professional development points.
CDL Foundation Modules

Understanding dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC

This workshop provides a broad overview of dementia as a major neurocognitive disorder, including signs and symptoms, causes, and a deeper understanding of how dementia affects the brain and behaviour....

CDL Foundation Modules

Supporting successful communication

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC

This workshop explores the difficulties that people living with dementia can experience in communication and the impact this has as the condition progresses. You will learn to identify barriers...

CDL Foundation Modules

Meaningful Engagement

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC

This workshop provides an understanding of the importance of meaningful and purposeful engagement for people living with dementia. Participants will focus on understanding the person’s individual...

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It recalled my memories

Pearl has recently experienced the Virtual Forest. "It is happy and easy going - I was captured by the forest, it was so 'beautiful' - It recalled the experience with my family."

PEARL, Living with dementia
5.0
2015-01-24T08:57:12+00:00
Pearl has recently experienced the Virtual Forest. “It is happy and easy going – I was captured by the forest, it was so ‘beautiful’ – It recalled the experience with my family.” PEARL, Living with dementia

Excellent use of technology in dementia learning

Designing homes for people who lose the ability to communicate their confusion or fears would not be possible without an understanding of how their senses have been altered.
The Virtual Dementia Experience™ is an excellent way to experience this very confusing state and consequently to consider how the built environment might be enhanced to allow a higher quality of life for someone with dementia.

BRUCE RATCLIFFE, Architect
5.0
2015-07-03T11:44:53+00:00
Designing homes for people who lose the ability to communicate their confusion or fears would not be possible without an understanding of how their senses have been altered. The Virtual Dementia Experience™ is an excellent way to experience this very confusing state and consequently to consider how the built environment might be enhanced to allow a higher quality of life for someone with dementia. BRUCE RATCLIFFE, Architect
5.0
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Exciting new technology

We have long been excited about the potential technology has for enhancing the wellbeing of people living with dementia.

Sophie Hennessy, Projects Manager Client Services
5.0
2017-06-02T04:28:18+00:00
We have long been excited about the potential technology has for enhancing the wellbeing of people living with dementia. Sophie Hennessy, Projects Manager Client Services

Exceptional Quality

What Alzheimer’s Australia Vic provided was of exceptional quality. I can’t think of how it could have been improved.

Philippa Calwell, Healthy Ageing Project Coordinator
5.0
2015-11-13T10:36:56+00:00
What Alzheimer’s Australia Vic provided was of exceptional quality. I can’t think of how it could have been improved. Philippa Calwell, Healthy Ageing Project Coordinator
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