Education & Training
Alzheimer’s Queensland understands that knowledge is a key contributor to good care. To support consumers and professional health workers, AQ offer a range of dementia education and training products. Our education offers practical advice on how to meet everyday needs and provide support to people with dementia so that they are able to maintain an independent, socially active and healthy life. In addition, AQ is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 30213).
Enhance your knowledge and experience, and be rewarded, by enrolling in our 2 hour dementia seminars run out of the AQ Dementia Care Hub. Each of these programs has been designed in direct response to identified worker needs and are suitable for all professional health workers.
Alzheimer’s Queensland will tailor education on dementia to your organisational needs, with custom designed training sessions that provide interactive component with real case examples. Click on ‘Topics Overview’ in the left hand menu for sessions on offer.
The competency based training units of the Alzheimer’s Queensland delivers the following nationally endorsed units of competency from the Community Services Training Package CHC02. All of our Professional Development Programs have been endorsed by APEC No 04112246 as authorised by the Australian College of Nursing, according to approved criteria.
Alzheimer’s Queensland produces a quarterly newsletter that keeps you abreast of current dementia news and our events.
Alzheimer's Queensland Library consists of a range of dementia specific books, videos and journals that are regularly updated with new resources. Library resources are borrowed, by people with dementia, carers, families, professionals and students from all over Queensland.