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                                             Manual Handling Training- Community Therapy

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Provider: Community Therapy

Location: Online

Course: Manual Handling Training

Cost; $19.99

Course details:

Why study this course?

 

Community Therapy is an innovative community allied health provider who cares for older adults, people living with disabilities and people rehabilitating from surgeries at home.

 

Community Therapy provides face to face manual handling training across the regions that it provides services however discovered that many aged care and disability organisations, carers, support workers and health professionals were struggling to access manual handling training. Often this was due to scheduling difficulties, expenses or availability.

 

In response to this problem, Community Therapy developed its online manual handling training and made it available at a low price to ensure accessibility for all.



What will you learn?

 

This course will provide you advanced manual handling skills and knowledge.

 

You will learn:

- a clear framework for providing safe manual handling practices

- how to decrease your risk of injury

- how to safely support someone with complex manual handling tasks

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Low Back Pain

Dates: Available at any time, self-paced online course

Location: Online

Course name: Managing Low Back Pain: An Online Course

Course Details:

This Online course provides a comprehensive approach to the assessment and management of people with low back pain. 13 video Presentations of varying length are followed by extensive Additional Reading material available to download. Each section has a short mandatory multiple choice Quiz covering that section to ensure understanding. There are also extensive Practice Points which are designed to enable you to review the practical elements of the course to increase confidence, understanding, and practical application.

Headache

Dates: Available at any time, self-paced online course

Location: Online

Course name: Physical Treatment of Headache: An Online Course

Course details:

This Online course provides a comprehensive approach to the assessment and management of people with headache. 6 video Presentations of varying length are followed by extensive Additional Reading material available to download. Each section has an accompanying handout and has a short multiple choice Quiz covering that section to encourage understanding. There are also extensive Practice Points which are designed to enable you to review the clinical application of the course to increase confidence, understanding, and clinical application.

Neck Disorders

Dates: Available at any time, self-paced online course

Location: Online

Course name: Physical Treatment of Cervical Disorders: An Online Course

Course details:

This Online course provides a comprehensive approach to the assessment and management of people with cervical neuro-musculoskeletal disorders. 5 video Presentations of varying length are followed by extensive Additional Reading material available to download. Each section has an accompanying Handout. There are also extensive Practice Points which are designed to enable you to review the clinical application of the course to increase confidence, understanding, and clinical application. A final short multiple choice Quiz covering the course material is provided to evaluate participants understanding.

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The following fully online courses from the University of Tasmania are available to everyone free of charge. The courses are largely self-paced (with some staggered release of content), and feature experts from across Australia and the world.

 

Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury MOOC

This course will give you an introduction to brain science and the pathology of TBI from concussion to severe injuries.

 

Course duration- self paced, approximately 10hrs of commitment

Course fee- free

Completion- personalised certificate

Understanding Dementia MOOC

Learn about brain anatomy. The diseases that cause dementia, and how to maximise the quality of life of people living with dementia, their families and carers.

 

Course Duration- self paced, approximately 21hours of commitment

Course fee- free

Completion- personalised certificate

Preventing Dementia MOOC

Learn about the latest research in dementia risk and protective factors, assess your individual risk and find out what you can do to maximise your brain health.

 

Course duration- self paced, approximately 8hours of commitment

Course fee- free

Completion- personalised certificate

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Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS) MOOC

Learn about the pathology and symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) and increase your understanding of the risk factors, available treatments and support options.

 

Course duration- self paced, approximately 12hours of commitment

Course fee- free

Completion- personalised certificate

World Health Organisation, WHO;

Clinical Management of patients with COVID-19: Rehabilitation course

Location; Online

Duration: Self Paced

Language: English

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National Disability Practitioners

National Disability Practitioners (NDP) is the national organisation connecting all members of the Australian Disability Workforce, at every stage of their career.

A division of National Disability Services, National Disability Practitioners (NDP).

Access information, develop your career, be inspired, and connect with NDP’s community of more than 15,000 members across Australia.

Our focus is on supporting you, so you can support others.

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                                             Neuroplasticity in Parkinsons- PD Warrior

Cost: $349

 

The Neuroplasticity in Parkinson’s course was developed by PD Warrior and is an intensive exercise-based program designed to drive neuroplastic change in people with Parkinson’s. 

It is a multi-level course that offers you opportunities to build on your knowledge of assessment, exercise prescription and motivational coaching to make a significant difference in people’s lives. If you work with people who have Parkinson's, taking this course is essential.

Level 1 - Online theory and introduction to program

Level 2 - One day interactive practical workshop

Level 3 - Advanced training strategies

Level 4 - Licensing the program

Level 5 - Become a Trainer

Course details- Level 1: Introduction to Neuroplasticity in Parkinson's course

PD Warrior's online course has been specifically designed by renowned Australia neuro-physiotherapist Melissa McConaghy to help health professionals improve the function and quality of life for people with Parkinson's. 

 

5 modules, 15 hours, 100% online

Completing the course will give you the foundations to apply the core concepts of PD Warrior's intensive and neuro-active exercise approach to your sessions. Our participants immediately see the benefits to their patients' movement and life, we're confident you will too.

 

During the course you will learn:

  • How to improve function and quality of life for people with Parkinson's

  • The latest evidence underpinning intensive and neuro-active exercise prescription

  • The pathophysiology of Parkinson’s

  • How to tailor exercise effectively for the three different types of Parkinson’s

  • The seven core principals of neuroplasticity and how to implement them effectively

  • How to create an enriched and motivating exercise environment

  • How to empower your patients and create long-term exercise behaviours

ACT Health Professional Development

Please note; these activities are coordinated by external providers and are not endorsed by the ACT Health Directorate or the Chief Allied Health Officer.

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Queensland Health Clinical Education event calendar.

The calendar provides dates and details of events.

Peter Mac Webinars/Presentations

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Dates: Oncology Prehabilitation Thu, 3 Jun 2021 3:00 PM

Location: Online

Course: Oncology Prehabilitation  

Dates: Cancer Fatigue and Return to Work Thu, 17 Jun 2021 3:00 PM

Location: Online

Course: Cancer Fatigue and Return to Work  

Dates: Exercise in Oncology Thu, 24 Jun 2021 3:00 PM

Location: Online

Course: Exercise in Oncology

Dates: Palliative Care Thu, 1 Jul 2021 3:00 PM

Location: Online

Course: Palliative Care

Dates: Lymphoedema Wed, 7 Jul 2021 3:00 PM

Location: Online

Course: Lymphoedema   

Monash Health

Course: AHAs in Dysphagia Management workshop

Date/Times- August/September 2021

                       * Registration- 8:30am

                       * Workshop- 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Online

Course: AHAs supporting communication therapy workshop

Date/Times- August/September 2021

                       * Registration- 8:30am

                       * Workshop- 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Online

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Course: Working with Young People online training

 

Free accredited online training for allied health professionals working with young people. Three modules covering:  

  • Youth Mental Health

  • Alcohol and Other Drugs and Sexual Health in Young People

  • Developmental Disorders and Intellectual Disability in Young People

 

The training modules are engaging, interactive, and evidence informed, with a range of interesting cases. The training also links to helpful clinical resources, including videos of consultations and interviews with healthcare professionals, other experts and young people.

 

Course duration-  self paced, approximately 6 hours of commitment per module

Course fee- free

Completion-  Attracts 6 hours CPD

Location: Online

EASA/CORP Workplace Solutions

Course: Corp public workshop calendars

Details:

CORP offers a range of workforce solutions for government, private and not for profit businesses.  

All of CORPs workshops can be customised and/or delivered for organisations onsite.

Location: Darwin, Alice Springs

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