Courses you can book

interRAI Services offer courses for all users of interRAI, at all skill levels. If a course you are interested in is not listed on our Request Training page, please email us at interrai@tas.health.nz. We will invite you to this course once we reach necessary numbers, or find a different solution with you.


Assessing people in aged residential care

Course title

Objective

Who is it for

Course duration

Long Term Care Facilities (LTCF) assessment

Become a competent LTCF interRAI assessor

Registered Nurses / Enrolled Nurses working in Aged Residential Care settings involved in clinical assessment

3 days in-class-training, supported assessments and online training over 8 weeks

End user training

Read and understand interRAI assessments but not complete assessments

Health professionals wishing to gain further insight into a person’s functional abilities but not complete interRAI assessments, for example, non-government organisations, emergency department staff, GP practice staff

1-hour online or classroom training

Long Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Skills booster

Update your LTCF assessment skills

Competent LTCF assessors needing support completing assessment summaries

4 hours in-class training

Long Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Managers Training          

Navigate the interRAI software and make the most of the interRAI reporting and data in your facility

Facility Managers working in Aged Residential Care

4-5 hours in class training

Site visits

Have your interRAI questions answered and make the most of interRAI reports/data

Conduct an interRAI training in-service                                                                                          

Aged Residential Care competent interRAI LTCF assessors and managers

2-3 hours in your facility

Local analytics

Customise your own data queries using the interRAI assessment data warehouse

Analysts, Clinical staff, Service Managers and Planning/Funding staff

1-2 hours on site or remote training as requested

Administrators training

Learn how to manage your interRAI records and utilise the printed reports 

Aged Residential Care Reception/ DHB Administration staff

1-2 hours on site or remote training as required

 

Assessing people living in the community

Course title

Objective

Who is it for

Course duration

Home Care assessment

Become a competent Home Care assessor

Registered health professionals either employed by a DHB to complete assessments, or by  external service providers contracted by the DHB to provide these assessments

 

3 days in-class-training, supported assessments and online training over 8 weeks

Home Care assessment with Contact assessment

Become competent in Home Care and Contact assessments

Registered health professionals either employed by a DHB to complete assessments, or by  external service providers contracted by the DHB to provide these assessments

 

3 days in-class-training, supported assessments and online training over 8 weeks

Contact assessment

Become competent in Contact assessments

Registered health professionals either employed by a DHB to complete assessments, or by  external service providers contracted by the DHB to provide these assessments

 

1 day in-class-training, supported assessments and online training over 8 weeks

Palliative Care assessment

Become competent in Palliative Care assessments

Competent Home Care assessors

2-hour classroom training, supported assessments and online training over 4 weeks

DHB Long Term Facility (LTCF) Assessment review training

 Review LTCF assessments

In this course we do not train assessors to complete LTCF assessments.

 Competent interRAI Home Care assessors4-hour classroom training, including additional AIS evaluations

End user training

Read and understand interRAI assessments but not complete assessments

Health professionals wishing to gain further insight into a person’s functional abilities but not complete interRAI assessments, for example, non-government organisations, emergency department staff, GP practice staff

1-hour online or classroom training

Community Health Assessment + supplements

Become competent in Community Health Assessments

Registered health professionals either employed by a DHB to complete assessments, or by  external service providers contracted by the DHB to provide these assessments

 

3 days in-class-training, supported assessments and online training over 8 weeks

Home Care/Community Managers Training

Interpret the interRAI reporting and data

Needs Assessment Service Centre or District Health Board Managers working in the Aged Care Sector

2-3 hours in class

Site visits

Have your interRAI questions answered and make the most of interRAI reports/data

 Community interRAI users

2-3 hours in your workplace

Local analytics

Customise your own data queries using the interRAI assessment data warehouse

Analysts, Clinical staff, Service Managers and Planning/Funding staff

1-2 hours on site or remote training as requested

Administrators training

Learn how to manage your interRAI records and utilise the printed reports 

 DHB Administration staff

1-2 hours on site or remote training as required

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