ARIIA Opportunities

Tags: Educational opportunities

ARIIA

ARIIA provides over 1,170 sources of information and reliable research evidence through its Knowledge and Implementation Hub. This trusted resource connects service providers and workers to aged care priority topics to guide innovation and change in aged care and beyond. They also offer an Innovator Training Program to upskill aged care workers and an Aged Care Partnering Program as an incubator for collaboration

How can I engage?

Visit : https://www.ariia.org.au/

Email : ariia@ariia.org.au

Call :  08 7421 9134

Equip Aged Care Learning Packages

Tags: Educational opportunities, Training pathways

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care

The University of Tasmania was contracted to develop the Equip Aged Care Learning Packages. The packages consist of 14 modules designed for carers, personal care workers, nurses, allied health professionals and volunteers working in the aged care sector.

All 14 modules are free of charge and available now.

How can I engage?

Participants can enrol and complete the modules through the Equip website.

Aged Care Providers can request access links to the modules to be made available on their own learning platform. This option is available by contacting UTAS through the equip website.

Aged Care Nursing Clinical Placement Program

Tags: Educational opportunities, Training pathways

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care

This program provides Bachelor of Nursing students with high-quality clinical placements in the care and support sector. Students are provided support through Clinical Facilitators and access to an Aged Care Knowledge hub.

The program is delivered across Australia by five suppliers:

  • A consortium led by The University of Canberra
  • Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association
  • Brightwater Care Group
  • Hunter Primary Care
  • Pop-Up Health

How can I engage?

Participants can register their interest via supplier’s websites.

Aged care service providers can contact the Department of Health and Aged Care with questions about the program via email: ClinicalPlacementsp@health.gov.au

Aged Care Transition to Practice Program

Tags: Educational opportunities, Training pathways, workforce support

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care

The Aged Care Transition to Practice (ACTTP) program provides nurses with mentoring, training, and support at the start of their career in aged care.

The program is delivered nationally by the following suppliers:

  • Aged and Community Care Providers Association
  • The Australian College of Nursing

The University of Wollongong

How can I engage?

Participants and aged care providers can register their interest through one of the three supplier’s websites: