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At Altura Learning Academy, we provide training for individuals and organisations.

Whether you’re returning to work after a long absence, looking for a new career, an organisation or simply meeting the requirements of your current workplace, we’re here to help you and give you the best training that suits your way of life.

Learn online, at your own space at home or work. Our First Aid and CPR courses take only a few hours and are designed for all industries, first aid officers, nurses, carers, parents and students. Our online & workshop training classes make it easy to gain the skills you need.

How our online modules & workshop training classes work

Our online courses are simple to access and easy to complete. All that’s required is a willingness to learn, internet access, and a laptop, desktop computer or tablet. All you’ll have to do to get started is sign up for a course. After that, you can begin your class work at any time.

All participants in our short courses are required to successfully complete the pre-course theory online prior to attending the practical Workshop.

If you are considering training in any of our courses, you have two options to choose from:

We come to you

  • We send a trainer to your workplace/organisation to conduct a customised practical and assessment training session for your staff/students/personnel.
    (minimum numbers apply)

Private booking in our venue

  • If you don’t have an adequate training facility, your staff can come to our training rooms to conduct a private customised session for your team.
    (minimum numbers apply)



Why choose Altura learning Academy?


We have successfully trained thousands of personnel in accredited and professional development courses in the Nursing, Aged and Community Care industries.

Just over 130 years ago in Victoria, the Royal District Nursing Service (RDNS) started with just one dedicated nurse taking to the streets of Melbourne to tend to the sick and poor in their own homes. RDNS trading as Altura Learning Academy has been a continuously Registered Training Organisation since August 1997.

Enrolling in one of our programs ensures you benefit from the legacy of RDNS and our experience in delivering consistent, high-quality services over many years.

Altura Learning has an extensive network of aged and community care organisations to draw upon. This network ensures that our learning and assessment resources are contemporary and current – enrolling with us means the skills and knowledge you learn are easily transferrable to the workplace.

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All participants are provided access to our custom built, interactive, state-of-the-art Learning Management System – Canvas. Our LMS comes loaded with several levels of learning recourses (professional development videos, scheduled webinars and virtual classrooms, one-on-one web-tutorials, student forum) and support (online student services, online trainers).

Our learners engage with these digital-rich resources in bite-size modules, allowing self-paced learning to occur at time that suit the organisation and learners individual needs.

Gain practical hands-on training. All courses combine online learning, tutorials and assessments with workplace training and practical assessment at your facilities.

Inspiring Learners.
Improving Lives.

See how Altura Learning Academy can help you!