Working in Aged Care Course
If you already work as a caregiver for the elderly community or you are starting your career in this rewarding profession, this fully online course is right for you. As a caregiver for elderly clients, it is essential to understand and be committed to provide emotional and physical needs of the clients, along with assisting them with emotional circumstances, respecting their dignity and enabling a positive ageing. This course will provide you with an understanding of how to work effectively in community services by delivering excellent care and contributing to your client, other carers, staff, doctors, suppliers and other stakeholders within an organisation.
What you’ll experience
In this 4-section online course, you will learn proven and effective ways to best care for ageing individuals in a community context, work effectively as part of a team, as well as deliver quality care following appropriate aged care frameworks and assist care providers to improve their service and attention to clients. The content is divided in sections accompanied with interactive text written by ‘industry experts’, images and ‘check for understanding’ activities at the end of every section. With this value-packed course, learners will progress in order through engaging activities at their own pace with the possibility to review and revisit the module content when needed.
What you will get
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Work effectively with older people
In this comprehensive module, you will learn how to effectively support older people within aged care services.
Follow Safety Procedures For Direct Care Work
Safety in an aged care workplace whether in a residential facility, in the community or in a private home is critically important. In this module, you will master the knowledge and skills required to follow safety procedures as you work with aged people.
Assist Clients With Medication
Assist people with self-medication in accordance with the care/support plan and in line with legal and organisational requirements.
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30 Study Hours
Professional Development for
Aged Care Worker
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Are there any requirements to undertake a course with Learnt?
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What computer skills do I need for this course?
Our online training doesn’t require you to be a tech genius, however basic computer skills are required to complete our courses. Fundamental computer skills such as typing, understanding how to navigate a computer and basic Microsoft office are ideal for getting the most out of your learning.
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