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Government Funded Aged Care Courses – Are You Eligible?

Government Funded Aged Care Courses – Are You Eligible?

Interested in studying aged care? Like the idea of becoming a Personal Care Assistant (PCA)? Or maybe you’d like to become a Disability Officer or Diversional Therapy Assistant? If this is you, then you’re not alone. Aged care is becoming one of Australia’s fastest growing industries with strong demand for qualified Personal Care Assistants continually on…

The Future of Aged Care: Intergenerational Programs?

The Future of Aged Care: Intergenerational Programs?

In recent decades, many countries have undertaken social experiments seeking to improve quality of life for the elderly, with varying levels of success. These include dementia-specific care homes that more closely resemble the Truman Show than an aged care facility some that co-house seniors with tertiary students, and others with central services such as supermarkets,…

Introducing The Speakers Circuit: An Innovative Element Of Yorke’s Professional Year Program In Engineering

Introducing The Speakers Circuit: An Innovative Element Of Yorke’s Professional Year Program In Engineering

By D V Anamalay, Director of Yorke Institute BEng RMIT (Elec.) FIEAust, CPEng, MIEAust, RPEQ, NPER   On behalf of Yorke Institute, we are proud to present the Professional Year in Engineering Program ‘Speakers Circuit’, a unique opportunity for students in the program to learn from a hand-picked group of exceptional industry leaders. These highly-qualified…