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Supporting Veterans in aged and community care

In this presentation Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) representative Matthew Gray will provide an insight into ‘who is a Veteran’…

Date
20 Feb 2018
Location
Bentley
Type
Guest-lecture
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Dementia in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse...

This workshop aims to raise awareness about older people from CALD backgrounds with dementia in Australia, and their service use.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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Homelessness and Dementia – National...

This workshop will increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of people who are (or have been) homeless and are living with dementia.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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Dementia in Diverse Groups Symposium –...

This one day symposium consists of six separate two hour workshops which each focus on the unique needs of individual groups of people living with dementia.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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Resources to support care of Aboriginal and...

This workshop will give a brief overview of dementia in an Aboriginal context and showcase six resources that may be useful in participants’ practice.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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People who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,...

The workshop will explore who LGBTI people are, their lived experience and discrimination. It will cover the decades of history, LGBTI people in the context of dementia, and identify inclusive dementia and aged care services.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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Younger Onset Dementia – National symposium...

This workshop will assist participants to gain an awareness and understanding of Younger Onset Dementia (prevalence, statistics, symptoms and diagnosis), why the human rights, dignity and enablement of risk is important for a person living with younger onset dementia and many more YOD related topics.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
Adelaide
Type
Workshop
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Dementia among Veterans – National...

This two-hour workshop aims to raise awareness about veterans with dementia in Australia and their use of services.

Date
08 Mar 2018
Location
South Australia
Type
Workshop
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Introduction to the Hierarchic Dementia...

It is highly interactive and the participants will leave with electronic copies of the PowerPoint and the Possibility Oriented Approach…

Date
09 Mar 2018
Location
Como
Type
Workshop

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COURSES

All of DTA’s online courses are free.

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

To enrol in a course, you must first sign up for a DTA account.

  1. Click the Sign Up button in the top right of the screen
  2. Enter your details in the form
  3. Create a Username, and Submit your details
  4. 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.

Once you’re logged into your DTA Profile, you can enrol into a course.

  1. Browse the available courses
  2. Click the grey Register button
  3. Complete the requested fields e.g. Which of the following reasons best describe why you engaged with this DTA training option?
  4. Click button Request a Booking for this Course
  5. You will then receive an automated confirmation email and the course/s will show as pending in your DTA Profile.
  6. The day prior to your course start date, your registration will be approved, and an email sent to you containing the entry link to your course/s.

You can see  your course registrations in your DTA profile.

  1. Log in to your DTA Profile
  2. Check My Courses for listing of current, completed and pending courses

Note: Pending enrolments  – You will receive a link into the course, on the eve of the session start date

Certificates do not become available until the after the completion date of the course, and once DTA’s eLearning coordinator has reviewed the completed coursework.

If you finish the course before the end date, a completion link will be emailed to you (once the course has ended and been reviewed by our eLearning coordinator).

After this time, Certificate(s) will be available in your DTA Profile, and accessed/printed as needed.

You are welcome to take DTA courses if you live outside of Australia, however if learner quota is near full then preference will be given to Australian enrolments.

You will receive a link into the course, on the eve of the course start date.

There is no early access into courses.

Not at this time.

Each participant must individually register for a course, in order to receive a Certificate.

Please contact us using the help button (website bottom left) including details of the course enrolment you would like to cancel.

A course can be completed at your leisure and across many intervals.

Please hit save before you exit, so you can resume at the place you left off. Courses must be completed in full by the course closing date.

USING THE WEBSITE

Sign up to DTA in 4 steps:

  1. Click the Sign Up button in the top right of the screen
  2. Enter your details in the form
  3. Create a Username, and Submit your details
  4. 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.

It’s possible that the username you would like to use is already taken by another current registered learner.

Please try registering with an alternative username.

Please check your email junk/spam folder.

If the email still does not appear, please contact us using the help button (website bottom left) so we can investigate.

For security reasons, we cannot see a user’s password.

Please click here to reset your password.

Passwords can be managed in your DTA Profile.

  1. Click the Log in button (top right) and sign into your DTA Profile
  2. In the secondary menu (right side), select Change Password

If you’re having trouble logging into your DTA Profile, and are sure your username and password are correct, please try the following:

  1. Close your current browser window
  2. Open a new browser window and go to dta.com.au
    Note: Don’t use a cached version of the page from your ‘history’ or favourites
  3. Click the Log in button in top right corner of the website.
  4. Type your username and your password all the way to the end, or cut & paste from the email exactly, with no spaces. Don’t let your device autocomplete those fields.

If you still have issues after completing the steps above, please contact us using the help button (website bottom left) so we can investigate.

Our security lock period automatically ends after 20 minutes.

Please try again after this time.

If you still have password issues after completing the steps above, please contact us using the help button (website bottom left) so we can investigate.

Please refer to our FAQs page, or submit a help request us using the Help Button (located at the bottom left of every page) including details of the assistance required.