Dementia Training Australia (DTA) is a consortium bringing together leading dementia educators from four universities and Dementia Australia.
Professor Goodenough is a behavioural scientist with over 25 years of experience in health, and health services research. She has a specific interest in knowledge translation and implementation science – how to put evidence into practice.
Professor Beattie is a gerontologist and psychogeriatric nurse educated in Australia, the UK and the US who has been involved in dementia-focused clinical practice, education, research and evaluation for more than three decades.
Dr Stafford is an academic and accredited pharmacist with an interest in clinical geriatrics. His experience in aged care spans the residential and community sectors, and he currently provides medication review and training services for a number of providers in Western Australia.
Dr Sykes leads Dementia Australia’s Centre for Dementia Learning which has been at the forefront of learning technologies including the multi award-winning Virtual Dementia Experience and the Educational Dementia Immersive Experience (EDIE).
Dr Winbolt is a Registered Nurse with extensive experience in the care of people with dementia. Since moving into the university sector she has undertaken and managed numerous research projects, all with a focus on practice improvement.
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Visit your DTA Profile at any time to access your active courses, see your pending enrolments, view your completed courses and download a Certificate. You can also manage your personal details and password.
Click the grey Register button for the course of your choosing
Complete the requested fields e.g. Which of the following reasons best describe why you engaged with this DTA training option?
Click the Request a Booking for this Course button
You will receive an automated confirmation email and your pending course enrolment will show in your DTA Profile under My Courses > Pending Enrolments.
On the course start date, your registration will be approved and an email sent to you containing a link to get started. At this time, you can also access/begin your course by visiting your DTA Profile > My Courses > Current Courses > Click green Go to Course button
If you don’t receive an email after registering for a course, please know that you can always access your courses and pending enrolments in your DTA Profile.
How to access a course in your DTA Profile
Log in to your DTA Profile (button website top right)
Click My Courses
You will see a list of your current courses, completed courses and pending course enrolments.
To begin a course, visit the Current Courses tab > click the green ‘Go to Course’ button
Note: Pending enrolments are approved the morning of the course start date. Once this approval process occurs, you will receive an email containing information on how to get started. At this time, you can also access/begin your course by visiting your DTA Profile > My Courses > Current Courses > Click green Go to Course button
All course enrolments remain Pending until the morning of the course start date. At this time, pending course enrolments are approved, and an email is sent to learners containing information on how they can get started.
At this time, you can also access/commence your course by visiting your DTA Profile > My Courses > Current Courses > Click green Go to Course button
Click the Sign Up button in the top right of the screen
Enter your details in the form
Create a Username, and Submit your details
Your new DTA password will be emailed to the email address you entered during sign up.
Please check your junk/spam folder if you don’t receive the password straight after you have submitted your details.