Aged Care Career Starter
Are you empathetic, compassionate and want to contribute towards the wellbeing of others? If you have a passion for helping older people and think that you can turn your abilities into a professional career, this course is the perfect place to start. Our Aged care career starter course is a sample of the skills and knowledge you need as a care worker, to inspire and support the elderly. In Australia, there are 1.3 million consumers of aged care and around 366,000 in the aged care workforce. The need for prepared and compassionate aged care workers is evident. To contribute with this demand, our courses will get you qualified and job-ready to work in the aged care industry.
In LEARNT our aged care courses are designed to provide required tools for anyone that is taking care of individuals in this growing and valued sector of our society. Our courses equip learners with the skills to perform aged care assistance with substantial knowledge in a practical and engaging way. For learners that want to develop additional and relevant skills to improve their performance as a care giver, LEARNT users have access to modules in relation to effective communication skills, customer service, mental and health well-being, COVID safety, amongst many other options. Building on your professional and personal growth through learning will earn you CRED points. A LEARNT way to obtain recognition.
What you’ll experience
In this two-module 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 assist them to maintain their independence and everyday activities. 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. Learners will progress in order, through each segment 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 In The Community Sector
Designed to provide you an opportunity to kickstart your career or formalise existing community work skills.
Support Individual Health & Emotional Well-Being
This learning guide will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to inspire and support the elderly as a care worker.
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Aged Care Worker
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Are there any requirements to undertake a course with Learnt?
A willing attitude and a computer/tablet/phone are all you need to get started! You do not need any pre-requisites to complete any of our online courses. However, if you have any further questions, feel free to contact us at email@example.com
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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