Australia is an ageing population. As the population ages, the incidence of disability also increases proportionately. If you're looking to support an ageing family member or work within the residential and community aged care environment, you need to understand more about how to manage and support the ageing with disabilities.
"Really enjoying the course! I’ve learnt so much in such a short time. I can’t wait to pursue a career in this industry; it’s something I’ve always wanted to do. I’m very glad this course was recommended to me, I’ll be recommending it to my friends and family too." - Mikala
At this point in time, much needs to be done to improve the services available to those who are ageing with a disability. People who are ageing with a disability often require access to both disability and aged care services. But rather than easy service and support pathways, they encounter bureaucratic barriers and dead-ends.
That's why we have developed a course that can help people from all walks of life, to help support the ageing population with disabilities.
We're committed to you! As an OCA student you will receive a range of support services to assist you with your learning journey. This includes: live chat, technical, admin and general course support and a dedicated trainer to support your learning.
This qualification is delivered online. As soon as you enrol, you’ll be provided with a login and password so you can access our OCA e-learning centre 24/7. You can study at your own pace, from the comfort of your home. All course materials are 100% online, and delivered via our innovative e-learning experience.
The length of time it takes you to complete this course depends on how much time you can invest each week, so if you spend 25hrs a week on the course you will finish it in 2 weeks (or sooner).