Geriatric Foundations (formerly Geriatric Training Program)

Self-paced (up to 3 months)

Geriatric Foundations is an e-learning program that equips healthcare workers with the knowledge and skills needed to provide high-quality care to older adults. Learn at your own speed with modules made by experts from McMaster University.


Learning Objectives

By the end of the program you will be able to...

  • Discuss the foundations of assessment and management of common geriatric syndromes.
  • Describe the unique needs of older adults, including those with complex health problems.
  • Apply the principles of geriatric care to your work with older adults.


Additional Course information

The 6-hour self-paced program is made up of twelve online modules covering foundational concepts in geriatric care.

The program is always available. Access the program here.