Aged Care Webinars

Decision Assist presents a series of webinars to guide you through the fundamentals of advance care planning. Topics include communication, diversity, grief and loss, recognising when a person’s condition is changing, and how to assist people with planning for their current and future care.

Registrations to view webinars can be completed using the links below. This information is also available in the Decision Assist Aged Care Webinar interactive flyer (198kb pdf) which is ideal for e-mail distribution providing direct access to registrations for webinars and also to view past webinars on YouTube, or can be printed and displayed in areas for staff to view.

Upcoming Aged Care Webinars

The fourth webinar in the series, We’re all different, is available as a recording.

Recognise that people have varying beliefs and values, use conversational tools to discover how people differ and how to find information relating to varying cultural perspectives.

If you have already registered for this webinar, the link will take you to log in. If you have not registered you will be prompted to register to view the webinar. 

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The third webinar in the series, Grief, trauma and loss, is available as a recording. 

Learn about the impact of changing health on people and families, how to assist individuals in dealing with loss and where to find further resources.

If you have already registered for this webinar, the link will take you to log in. If you have not registered you will be prompted to register to view the webinar. 

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The second webinar in the series, Advance care planning how to, is available as a recording. 

Learn about when an advance care planning conversation is relevant, be able to talk about advance care planning in general terms and where to find further resources.

If you have already registered for this webinar, the link will take you to log in. If you have not registered you will be prompted to register to view the webinar.

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The first webinar in the series, What is advance care planning? is available as a recording.

Learn about the principles of advance care planning, how advance care planning can benefit your clients, and ways you can integrate advance care planning into their care. 

If you have already registered for this webinar, the link will take you to log in. If you have not registered you will be prompted to register to view the webinar. 

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Online learning

These scenario-based, self-paced e-learning modules offer an introduction to the palliative approach and advance care planning for staff working in aged care. These modules can be completed in two to three hours and a certificate is issued at completion.

These modules were current at the time of publishing (2014). Information in this field is changing constantly and new, updated modules are currently being created.

If you wish to complete these existing modules, please sign on as a new member. You will be asked to enter your details, and to select either residential or community e-earning Modules.

To start your online training, please sign on as a new member. You will be asked to enter your personal details, select either residential or community e-Learning Modules. You will then be given access to the learning modules.

Register for information about updates and the new e-learning modules.
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If you have further questions please email the Aged Care Training Project team agedcaretraining@austin.org.au
or call (03) 9088 1252 between 9 am and 5 pm AEST.



Page updated 20 February 2017