Empowering LTC Teams: CHA Learning Partners with Schlegel-UW Research Institute of Aging

As Canada’s only national online learning provider serving all of healthcare, we continuously strive to make meaningful partnerships that enable us to provide impactful learning experiences for healthcare professionals. We are proud to announce our latest initiative – a dynamic partnership with the Schlegel-UW Research Institute of Aging to make our Talking About Tough Issues micro-eLearning course accessible to long-term care teams in Ontario, as one of their PSW Education Fund course offerings.

The Talking About Tough Issues course, marks a significant addition to the educational landscape for long-term care professionals. This 3-hour micro-eLearning course is designed to provide long-term care home team members at all role levels with tools and techniques to face challenging conversations in their day-to-day work.

Real-World Application and Impact

The Talking About Tough Issues course uses realistic scenarios, curated resources, and meaningful content to empower learners to have effective conversations to facilitate teamwork, healthy relationships, improved quality and safety, increased innovation, and healthy organizational cultures.

Making a Difference

The PSW Education Fund aims to builds capacity in long-term care homes to deliver high-quality and safe care that meets the needs of residents and provides funding for Ontario long-term care homes to support their team members to participate in skill-building education.

Our partnership with the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) reflects a shared commitment to fostering a highly skilled and resilient healthcare workforce. Through the Talking About Tough Issues course, we aim to empower long-term care professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to thrive in their roles and positively impact their organizations and the residents they care for.

Enrol Your Team Today!

We invite long-term care teams in Ontario to seize this opportunity to enhance their communication skills and workplace dynamics. Enrollment is now open, and we encourage you to visit the PSW Fund information on the RIA website to register your team for the ‘Talking About Tough Issues’ course. Together, let’s take a significant step towards excellence in long-term care.


Enrol Through The RIA

Leadership Express Micro-eLearning Series for Healthcare Professionals

Leadership Express Micro-eLearning Series

Talking About Tough Issues is part of the Leadership Express Micro-eLearning Series, developed and delivered by CHA Learning, the learning division of HealthCareCAN. The Leadership Express Micro-eLearning Series equips healthcare professionals with the skills and knowledge to lead teams with confidence. The series is made up of three unique micro-eLearning courses:

  • Leadership Express: Engage to Influence
  • Leadership Express: Talking About Tough Issues
  •  Leadership Express: Time Management

Each course is offered entirely online and can be completed in as little as 3 hours. To learn more about the Leadership Express Micro-eLearning Series, visit the Programs and Courses page on the CHA Learning website.