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Dementia: Understanding Behaviours
30/01/2019

Dementia: Understanding the Condition, this is a Developing Course on the Altura Learning Pathway so it is perfect for anyone who works in home care and is supporting a person with dementia who wishes to have a more in-depth understanding of behaviours.

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Epilepsy: Understanding the Condition
07/12/2018

Epilepsy: Understanding the Condition is a developing course on the Altura Learning Pathway so it is appropriate for care workers and nurses.

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Maintaining Professional Roles and Boundaries
27/11/2018

Part of the Altura Learning’s Dynamic Series, Maintaining Professional Roles and Boundaries, takes us through a variety of case studies where staff have to make decisions if they are crossing a professional boundary and how they will manage the situation.

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Medication Management: Polypharmacy
05/11/2018

In our new course Medication Management: Polypharmacy, we explore what polypharmacy is and the impact it could have on a resident.

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How to ensure you’re meeting the requirements of the new Aged Care Quality Standards
29/10/2018

Aged Care organisations are preparing for the new Aged Care Quality Standards that will come into effect in July 2019. Here is everything you should know.

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National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse
22/10/2018

A National Apology has been delivered to acknowledge the thousands of victims and survivors whose lives have been impacted by institutional child sexual abuse.

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A Guide to Safe Food Handling
09/10/2018

As a food handler, it is essential that you are aware of the basic principles of safe food handling so that you can ensure that the food you prepare remains safe to eat. Recognise your role and responsibilities in safe food handling.

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Customer Service: Five Star Experience
17/08/2018

How would you like to be treated? In our course Customer Service: Five Star Experience Learn how to provide five star service for older people in your care.

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Preventing Musculoskeletal Injury at Work
08/08/2018

Preventing Musculoskeletal Injury at Work which is part of the Altura Learning Dynamic Series, explains the musculoskeletal system and how injuries can occur.

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Wound Care: An Introduction
22/06/2018

Our new course Wound Care : An Introduction, explore the anatomy of the skin and how to prevent injury to the skin.

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Dignity and Personalised Care
07/06/2018

Our new course Dignity and Personalised Care, explores the concept of dignity; being of value and worth, and how care staff can support each person’s own vision of dignity.

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Fire Safety: A Practical Approach
21/05/2018

Our new course Fire Safety: A Practical Approach is the newest addition to Altura Learning’s Dynamic Suite. This course, which was shot in an aged care facility, takes viewers through an actual fire scenario at the home. Staff in the video reflect on their training to help them to decide what action to take at each point.

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Leadership: Engaging your Team
08/05/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present the upcoming course Leadership: Engaging your Team. Engaged staff have been shown to be more productive, committed to the organisation and more effective at achieving workplace goals.

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New name signals new services and growth for leading industry learning provider
06/04/2018

Leading industry learning solutions provider Aged Care Channel has announced a new name reflecting its ongoing work to innovate and expand geographically and across health, disability and social sectors, supported by award-winning technology.

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Tissue Viability: Pressure Injuries
04/04/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present the upcoming course Tissue Viability: Pressure Injuries. This course defines and describes types of pressure injuries, how they develop, their treatment and most importantly, how you can play a role in preventing them.

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Recognising and Responding to Abuse
20/03/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present their new course Recognising and Responding to Abuse which develops greater awareness of common types of abuse, whilst examining the carer’s role in recognising and reporting signs of possible abuse.

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Medication Management: A Framework
19/03/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present their course Medication Management: A Framework designed to familiarise staff with their role in medication management using a systematic approach, which ensures both the safe use of medications and quality outcomes for the older person.

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Infection Control: An Introduction
16/03/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present their course Infection Control: An Introduction, detailing the key principles of good infection prevention and control. This new ACC course teaches how infectious agents spread and identifies simple precautions for use in the home environment.

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Outstanding Learning: Engaging Hearts
15/03/2018

ACC proudly present Outstanding Learning: Engaging Heart exploring the ACC library’s many features and how ACC supports a culture of learning, education and development.

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Infection Control: An Overview
14/03/2018

Altura Learning is proud to present their course Infection Control: An Overview which explores how infectious agents spread and identifies simple precautions which you can use to control, prevent and reduce the risk of infection.

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Anamnesis: Remembering Home – Part 2 blog by Gary Campbell
02/03/2018

Within this blog, I hope to stimulate our thoughts and, in turn, our actions with regards to the ways we may best be able to support residents living with dementia who are living within environments which we contribute to on a daily basis every time we go to work.

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