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.

Upcoming Aged Care Webinars
  • What is advance care planning?
    Friday 7 October 2016 1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • Advance care planning – how to
    Tuesday 8 November 2016. 12.30pm-1.15pm AEDT
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  • Grief, trauma and loss
    Tuesday 6 December 2016 1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • We’re all different
    Thursday 19 January 2017 1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • George wants resuscitation
    Thursday 23 February 2017 1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • Jane does not want to go to hospital    
    Thursday 30 March 2017  1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • Marjorie is breathless
    Thursday 27 April 2017 1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
  • Do you think dad is dying?
    Thursday 25 May 2017  1.30pm-2.15pm AEST
Our first webinar in the series, What is advance care planning?, is now 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.

The link below which will take you to the webinar registration page. If you have already registered, add your email address and log in. If you have not registered already, you will be prompted to do so and then view the webinar.

What is advance care planning?
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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-Learing 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
or call (03) 9088 1252 between 9 am and 5 pm AEST.

Page updated 13 October 2016