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Oral hygiene for people with disability – Online

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?

Training Alliance will be closed for Christmas/New Year holidays from 23 December, reopening on 13 January.  During this closure online learning courses are not available for registration.  Please revisit this webpage from 13 January to register.  You can still make an enquiry during this period and we will respond to enquiries when we reopen.

This course is available for:
•    individual purchase
•    a group under a licence agreement

Why choose this course?

This  course is developed to support Disability Support Practitioners in providing effective oral hygiene for people with disability.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance Staff

  • At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this course is a compulsory induction course for disability support practitioners and can be accessed via your online learning login.
  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees are exempt from the registration fee

What content does the program cover?

This online course provides learning on: 
•    Correct oral hygiene techniques when assisting a person with disability in their oral hygiene
•    Information about the role diet plays in maintaining good oral hygiene
•    The various types of oral health conditions that can occur including gingivitis, periodontitis and decay and how to prevent them from occurring.
•    How some medications may contribute to oral health conditions

Course completion requires:

A quiz is included at the end of the course.

Funded project:

This course was developed with the support of a community service grant from the Wrigley Company Foundation and Australian Dental Association Foundation in 2016.

What is the cost?

For individuals: the cost is $38.50 including GST
To pay online go to ‘Register for Online Learning’ below.
The registration fee allows access for 6 months.
Please note:  there may be a delay of up to 1 business day between course registration and receipt of login details/course access.
For groups: this course is available for purchase by licence agreement.  This is a cost effective method of delivering training, with the option to cluster a number of courses to meet your orientation, induction and refresher learning needs.

How long is the course?

Duration: 45 mins approximately

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715
Cancellation conditions apply

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