This page highlights resources that may be useful to educators in long-term care (LTC) or any formal or informal role within LTC that engages students or team members in training, skills development, or education.
Communication at End-of-Life Education Fund
Resource Type: Program
The CEoL program offers bilingual education materials that provide LTC educators with tools for teaching palliative and end-of-life communication skills to team members by combining didactic, peer-to-peer, and scenario-based learning.
Team Essentials: Leading Practices for Long-Term Care
Resource Type: eLearning, Program, Training
Team Essentials is a set of experiential workshops, eLearning courses, follow-up visits, and leadership coaching that provide innovative educational solutions for LTC team members around priority issues in LTC.
Diversity and Inclusion Digital Calendar
Resource Type: Project
The 2022 Diversity and Inclusion Calendar keeps track of days that may have special meaning for LTC residents, families, and team members in Ontario all in one online space.
Clinical Nursing Leadership eLearning
Resource Type: Toolkit, Training
The Clinical Leadership Training Program is intended to build leadership excellence among clinical leaders working in long-term care, through workshops, facilitators guide and PowerPoint modules.
Leadership Coaching for Team Essentials
Resource Type: Program, Training
Leadership Coaching for Team Essentials:
Choose ‘Leadership Coaching for Team Essentials’ to simplify QIPs, enhance team performance and boost practice change from 15% to 85%.
SOS Seniors Care Game App
Resource Type: App, Video
The SOS Gamified Simulation App is designed to enhance nursing and personal support worker gerontological specialty knowledge in the early identification and care of the frail elderly at risk of acute deterioration.
Excellence in Resident-Centred Care
Resource Type: Training
Excellence in Resident-Centred Care (ERCC) is a certificate program designed for Personal Support Workers and other team members to build practical skills using a person-centred approach.
Adult Learning Principles for LTC
Resource Type: eLearning
Part of being an effective instructor and educator involves understanding how adults learn.
On-Demand Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds
Resource Type: Video, Webinar
Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds are open to all health professionals and students and provide a learning forum to review leading practices in assessing and managing challenging responsive behaviours, as demonstrated by individuals who live with dementia.
Learning Empathy through Simulation for Long-Term Care Staff
Resource Type: Toolkit
This resource offers English and French activities for low-cost simulations that are easy to use in large or small groups. The exercises can help long-term care staff develop a better understanding and empathy for residents affected by speech, visual, mobility, and hearing impairments.