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Community Care and Dementia – Understanding the Condition – Online Course

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01 Feb 2018

DTA-8213-02-18 : Community Care and Dementia – Understanding the Condition

This course explores how dementia impacts the physiology of the brain and its effects on an individual’s ability to perform activities of daily living.

Start Date: February 1, 2018

The course has been developed for the community and home care workforce, specifically care workers, coordinators and case managers.

After completing this course participants will:

  • Be aware of different types and causes of dementia
  • Explore the impact dementia has on the individual’s ability to perform activities of daily living
  • Identify how to communicate effectively with people with dementia
  • Discover how to support and assist people with dementia participate in everyday activities in meaningful ways


Dementia Training Australia is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund

The video footage for this DTA course was developed by the Aged Care Channel, with content expert Professor Colm Cunningham

A Completion Certificate for CPD credit is awarded on successful completion.

This course is estimated to take 2 hours to complete

Use the button below to express your interest in registering for this course. You will receive instructions regarding how to begin the course just prior to it's start date.

Email: dtasupport@zendesk.com

Phone: +61 2 4221 5555

  • Registrations Open: 28 Sep 2017
  • Registrations Close: 31 Jan 2018

If you don't already have a DTA account, you will need to create one before registering

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