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Advance care planning workshop for health professionals


Practical workshops for health professionals 

Enhance your advance care planning knowledge and increase your confidence in having these important conversations. 

This one-day workshop is regularly presented at Austin Health in Heidelberg by Austin Health's Senior Advance Care Planning Clinician.

Topics include:

  • Benefits of advance care planning 
  • Medical decision-making 
  • The role of the substitute decision-maker 
  • Legal implications of advance care planning 
  • Advance care planning conversations 
  • Life-prolonging treatments 
  • Organisation implementation

Who should attend:

Health professionals including doctors, nurses, social workers, allied health staff and care workers. This training is relevant to those working in acute health services, aged care, primary care, and palliative care. 


Completion of modules one, two, and three of Advance Care Planning Learning online.

Register your interest:

Complete the ACP Workshop registration and payment form and email it to or fax it to (03) 9496 5405. The one day workshop is $80 (inc GST), and includes morning tea, lunch and workshop materials.

For Austin Health Staff:  ACP Workshop registration form for Austin Staff.

For further information please contact Advance Care Planning Australia.