Online courses 

Below you can find links to our learning website and other websites offering advance care planning courses related to various health professions or settings.

Advance Care Planning Australia Learning

This is our learning website which offers health and care professionals, students, substitute decision-makers, and individuals and their family the opportunity to study advance care planning.

You are able to complete one or more learning modules and at the end of each module you will be able to access a certificate of your learning. The modules are provided free of charge.

Advance care planning webinars for health professionals 

Introduction to advance care planning for health and care professionals

This webinar builds your knowledge and confidence in having advance care planning conversations.

You will gain the skills you need to start and document advance care planning conversations. We walk you through how to approach the conversation and access forms, explain the legal requirements and the role of the family.

The webinar is open to anyone working in health or aged care, no previous advance care planning knowledge is required. We provide a certificate of attendance for CPD points.

Train the trainer: advance care planning

Are you looking to upskill in advance care planning and use your knowledge to educate others? This webinar will give you the knowledge and skills you need to become an advance care planning facilitator.

After completing the training, you gain access to our education package, including a PowerPoint presentation and activities for your training sessions.

The webinar is open to health or aged care professionals that have:

  • knowledge of advance care planning fundamentals
  • has a role facilitating training in a health or aged care setting.

We provide a certificate of attendance for CPD points.

Palliative care education

The Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative provides resources and training around various aspects of palliative care including end-of-life law for clinicians.

The Advance Project

The Advance Project is a training package designed to support Australian general practices implement a team-based approach to initiating advance care planning and palliative care into everyday clinical practice.

Distinct training activities are designed for:

  • general practitioners
  • nurses working in general practice
  • general practice managers