CREATING CONTENT WITH BRIDGE

CREATING CONTENT WITH BRIDGE

Altura Learning produces a comprehensive library with great courses, so why would I ever need to compose anything myself? Custom content is frequently used for onboarding, or for subjects like fire safety where materials may need to be tweaked to suit the unique need...

ENGAGING STAFF IN EDUCATION

As learning and development professionals, we talk a lot about ‘engaging’ staff in education, which can be a challenge, particularly in the aged and social care sectors. But what do we really mean by ‘engagement’? When I’m referring to ‘engagement’, I’m not referring...
What’s the difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease?

What’s the difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease?

Did you know that dementia is not a disease in and of itself? Dementia is actually an umbrella term used to describe a group of symptoms that affect a person’s thinking, memory, problem-solving, behaviour and ability to perform daily tasks. Dementia is caused by...
Dementia: Supporting Sleep

Dementia: Supporting Sleep

Course Aim: We all know how important a good night’s sleep is, and how dreadful you feel when you haven’t been sleeping well! As part of our ongoing series on dementia support, we’ve developed a 10 minute course on supporting a person living with dementia, to sleep....
Training Games – a positive environment for our learners

Training Games – a positive environment for our learners

A Useful Learning Tool Every set of Altura Learning Coordinator resources includes a training game that has been designed just for that course. The training games are designed to engage learners, reinforce key messages or terms in the course and create opportunities...