Training eModule: Identifying, Understanding and Challenging Ageist Beliefs and Behaviours

This module will help you identify, understand and challenge ageist beliefs and behaviours as they occur in your home, workplace or community.

On completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Define ageism

  • Identify ageist beliefs and behaviours

  • Identify common stereotypes about ageing and older people

  • Understand how ageism impacts older people

  • Identify ways in which ageism can be challenged and positive ageing promoted

  • Commit to taking action in personal, family and work life to promote a more positive culture towards ageing