What is e-learning?

This e-learning program is an online training course organized by the Japanese Association of Dysphagia Rehabilitation (JSDR).

This e-learning program realizes Article Ⅱ of the code of JSDR’ Certified Specialist Program “clarifying the basics and essential skills needed to become swallowing specialists”. This program was developed for all professionals who treat individuals with dysphagia to deliver clinical services and perform research activities based on shared knowledge. We hope you will take full advantage of this learning opportunity.

The contents of this e-learning program were developed and managed by the JSDR certified specialists. These specialists had been nominated by the Speciality Certification Committee and the Education Committee and recognized by the JSDR Board of Directors. Each section was designed to require approximately 30 to 60 minutes to complete. English translation was performed by the members of the Ad-hoc English e-learning Committee*.

Please advance slides, read notes on the slides, and complete the final quiz; then, you will complete one section. After you complete all sections, you will receive a certificate of completion.

Qualifications for taking this e-learning program

  • Qualifications
    Any healthcare professionals who are willing to learn
  • Course capacity
    The capacity of this e-learning program is 500 (first-come-first-served basis). If the number of applications exceeds 500, then you will be on the waiting list.
  • Recommended internet environment
    Please use the latest version of chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari.
  • Taking the e-learning program
    Please click the icon “take the course” below, and the entry field (Name, E-mail address, Occupation, Nationality, etc.) will appear.Once you enter your information in the required field, you will be able to start taking the course.
  • Members of Ad-hoc English e-learning Committee and translation cooperators
    Yoko Inamoto, Haruhi Inokuchi, Rumi Ueha, Fumiko Oshima, Kikuo Ota, Asako Kaneoka, Isami Kumakura, Masako Kurachi, Izumi Kondo, Seiko Sibata, Isamu Shibamoto, Hirosige Tanigchi, Yumi Chiba, Mari Nakao, Kanji Nohara, Koichiro Matso, Yuki Yoshimatsu, Karen Shiffler
  • Take the course