Vol. 2 No. 1 (2019): International Journal of Aging Research
Research Articles

Mandatory training in aged care- issues for Australian organisations and workers

Graham Blaxell B.A. Dip. Ed.
Macquarie University, Australia
  • Aged Care, Australia, Autoethnography
How to Cite
Graham Blaxell B.A. Dip. Ed. (2019). Mandatory training in aged care- issues for Australian organisations and workers. International Journal of Aging Research, 2(1), 27. https://doi.org/10.28933/ijoar-2018-12-0205


There are significant issues related to the implementation of Mandatory Compliance Training in Not For Profit Aged Care provision in Australia. This paper provides an overview of those issues through an autoethnographic approach based on my 4 decades as an educator. It critiques the application of Mandatory Compliance Training using contemporary understandings of adult learning.


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