Training and development

Whether you want to learn something new or build your current expertise as a cochlear implant professional, Cochlear can support you with education and training.

We have designed Cochlear's professional education programs to help you develop or enhance the skills you need to work with implantable hearing technology.

Our education courses are endorsed with Audiology Australia, Hearing Aid Audiology Society of Australia and Australian College of Audiology.

Live webinar times:

2pm New Zealand, 12pm NSW/ACT/VIC/TAS, 11.30am SA, 11am QLD, 10:30am NT, 9am WA

Cochlear education webinars - May 2021

Getting into Swing of Baha

MON 3 May

Join us for an information session to explore our surgical and non surgical Cochlear™ Baha® options. Learn about the range of bone conduction sound processors and discuss who may benefit from a Cochlear Baha system.


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The Cochlear Implant Journey: A Recipient's Perspective

TUE 4 May

This webinar will address the importance of the emotional side of a patient's cochlear implant journey. Hear from a cochlear implant recipient and learn how to proactively counsel to patient needs.


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Cochlear Implant and Baha Referring 101: A Look at Case Studies and Common Barriers to Implantation

WED 5 May

Take an in-depth look at referring for cochlear implantation and bone conduction devices through case studies commonly seen in the clinic. Hear from Cochlear's Engagement Team about how their service can assist you and your clients.


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Learning About Cochlear Implant Surgery

MON 10 May

This webinar provides an overview of the Nucleus Cochlear implant portfolio and explains standard surgical steps for healthcare professionals who are not familiar with Cochlear implants, and would like to learn about the surgery to better facilitate counselling.


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Using the 60/60 Referral Guidelines for Adult Cochlear Implantation

TUE 11 May

This webinar aims to equip you with a new 60/60 screening tool for referring adults for a cochlear implant candidacy assessment. This tool is based on robust research that will help you confidently refer your clients for a full cochlear implant evaluation.


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Optimising Bimodal fittings with Cochlear Nucleus 7 and ReSound Hearing Aids

MON 17 May

Hear from Cochlear and GN Hearing on bimodal benefits, and considerations for bimodal fittings.


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Leading the Way: Cochlear Sound Processors and Processing

TUE 18 May

Learn about the features and benefits of cochlear sound processors and how they benefit those living with severe to profound hearing loss, including the NEW Kanso(R) 2 Sound Processor.


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Cochlear Implant Candidacy Evaluation: What is involved for my client?

WED 19 May

Explore the journey of a patient from referral for candidacy assessment to potential implantation. This webinar will describe the overall cochlear implant evaluation process and common testing protocols, and bust myths that can impede successful referral.


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5 Ways Cochlear Keeps You Connected: Exploring Connectivity

MON 24 May

Discover five ways that Cochlear devices can keep recipients connected. Explore how and when to encourage your clients to use True Wireless Accessories, the Nucleus Smart App, Android Compatibility and Made for iPhone (MFI) devices. Bring your MFI device for a live demonstration!


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Hear the Other Side - Implantable Solutions for Single Sided Deafness (SSD) in Paediatrics

WED 26 May

An overview of the impact of Single Sided Deafness (SSD) in paediatrics, candidacy considerations, medical considerations, counselling and common treatment options. Outcomes, parental perspectives and professional feedback will also be covered.


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Cochlear education webinars - June 2021

Advancements in Cochlear Implantation: A Data Driven Perspective

MON 7 Jun

The future of implantable hearing is very exciting, as biomedical knowledge grows and is integrated with other technologies and innovations. Cochlear's team is exploring how implant technology can be applied in other innovative ways to help people living with hearing loss.


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Using the 60/60 Referral Guidelines for Adult Cochlear Implantation

TUE 8 Jun

This webinar aims to equip you with a new 60/60 screening tool for referring adults for a cochlear implant candidacy assessment. This tool is based on robust research that will help you confidently refer your clients for a full cochlear implant evaluation.


Register here

Cochlear Implant and Baha Referring 101: A Look at Case Studies and Common Barriers to Implantation

WED 9 Jun

Take an in-depth look at referring for cochlear implantation and bone conduction devices through case studies commonly seen in the clinic. Hear from Cochlear's Engagement Team about how their service can assist you and your clients.


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Understanding Baha Surgery for Hearing Health Care Professionals

WED 16 Jun

This webinar explores the steps involved in Cochlear Baha surgery for both the Baha Attract System and Baha Connect System, and the surgical transition from one connection type to another.


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The First Year: Fundamentals of CI Programming and the Recipient Journey

MON 21 Jun

Join us for an inside look at the journey following implantation from both the audiologist and recipient perspectives. This webinar is ideal for non-implanting audiologists.


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Hear the World in Stereo: Exploring Bilateral Cochlear Implants for Adults

TUE 22 Jun

Take a look at binaural hearing benefits and discuss which adults may benefit from bilateral cochlear implants. We will also cover important counselling topics including funding options and how to refer for a second cochlear implant.


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Cochlear Implant Candidacy evaluation: what's involved for my client?

WED 23 Jun

Explore the journey of a patient from referral for candidacy assessment to potential implantation. This webinar will describe the overall cochlear implant evaluation process and common testing protocols, and bust myths that can impede successful referral.


Register here

5 ways Cochlear keeps you connected: exploring connectivity

MON 28 Jun

Discover five ways that Cochlear devices can keep recipients connected. Explore how and when to encourage your clients to use True Wireless Accessories, the Nucleus Smart App, Android Compatibility and Made for iPhone (MFI) devices. Bring your MFI device for a live demonstration!


Register here

Hear the Other Side: Cochlear Implantable Solutions for Single Sided Deafness

WED 30 Jun

This webinar will give you an overview of the impact of Single Sided Deafness (SSD), common treatment options as well as outcomes of cochlear implantation for those with SSD.


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Please note CPD points will only be given to members who have not yet attended these sessions.

The content of these presentations is intended as a guide for information purposes only and does not replace or remove clinical judgment or the professional care and duty necessary for each specific recipient case. The information has been prepared with reference to the best information available at the time of preparation.

Cochlear™ Clinical Skills Institute (CCSI)

The Cochlear™ Clinical Skills Institute (CCSI) is a state of the art training facility for continuing clinical education in the field of implantable hearing solutions.

 

Classroom courses

 

Disclaimer

Please seek advice from your health professional about treatments for hearing loss. Outcomes may vary, and your health professional will advise you about the factors which could affect your outcome. Always read the instructions for use. Not all products are available in all countries. Please contact your local Cochlear representative for product information.

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