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Quality education through ILS

We educate our clients

When working with them to choose, and then use their mobility solutions, empowering them to make informed decisions and increase their independence. We continuously support, educate and train our staff to ensure their clinical expertise is cutting edge. And importantly, we work with allied health professionals, training them and refining their specialist knowledge so that they can continue to implement their important work of helping those in need.

Our Education Group

Runs a clinical education program spanning diverse and in-depth areas of clinical expertise with workshops and seminars running throughout the year. Our ambitious aim is to become a centre of excellence in the education of individuals involved in hospital, home and aged care environments.

Our courses and training

Examines all types of medical and home care equipment with both theoretical and practical lessons. Students, graduates, health professionals, community care and allied care workers can all benefit, expanding their knowledge and expertise while connecting with fellow health professionals.

Our ILS Education Centre

Hosted 15 events in 2019, attended by allied health care workers, upskilling and meeting their educational requirements. If you’re a therapist, nurse, aged care professional, or you’re working within the healthcare industry, we run workshops and events that focus on how you can best meet the needs of your clients.

Your education with ils

Best in education with benefits

With every ILS workshop, seminar, or event, you can expect the very best in education, with benefits including:

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Content created by clinicians for clinicians

Education at ILS supports clinicians to make informed product recommendations, ensuring clinically lead client outcomes. Understanding the theory, as well as the practical application of medical equipment, and an understanding of clinical practice guidelines, is the best way to guarantee patient care. Whether it’s a refresher course or a new area of research for you, you’ll be confident knowing you’re using the right equipment, in the right way, for the right patient.

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Up-to-date industry knowledge

Every clinical topic we cover will examine the latest knowledge and emerging developments in this field.

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Guidance from experienced professionals

You can expect exceptional education from thought leaders and experts in their field, guiding you through the process of upgrading your skills.

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New product showcases

Whatever the topic, the latest healthcare equipment will be showcased so that you understand what to look out for with product developments that benefit your clients. Products may include those produced by ILS or our partner brands, such as the latest mattress designs for pressure injury prevention.

Clinical Topics

We are leading educators in assistive technology

Our highly popular seminars are delivered in conjunction with industry experts. ILS clinicians present on a range of topics nationally including:

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Falls prevention

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Patient handling

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Pressure care and wound therapy

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Seating and mobility

Exceptional function facilities

ILS Education Centre

Our Education Centre is a 400 sqm space that can be configured in various ways to meet our client needs (theatre, classroom, training room and boardroom). Specialising in supporting local and industry related businesses, the ILS Education Centre serves the community as an excellent alternative to hotels and clubs.

The facility is designed to provide each attendee with the added benefit of seeing our 800sqm showroom, giving them access to the largest range of healthcare products and services all in one location.

Address: Unit 20 /12 Mars Road, Lane Cove West, NSW 2066


Seating Capacity

Theatre 77
Classroom 36
Team training 73
Boardroom 34

Inclusions: Chairs, tables, portable whiteboard, data projector, lectern, flip chart, and tea and coffee on arrival.

Please contact us for available dates and rate card.

Meet us at industry events

Meet us at industry events

We are also passionate about building relationships within health communities. We support industry events and attend many different expos around Australia, including Disability Expos, Oceania Seating Symposium, ATSA and the National Assistive Transport Conference. Look out for our booth at any of these industry events.

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Customer support

Email us with any questions or enquiries. We would be happy to answer your questions. We’ll do everything we can to respond quickly.

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Occupational therapists

Made up of more than 40 occupational therapists, our clinical team are specialists in assistive technology and equipment prescription.

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