3 Day Programme in End of Life Care

Principles & Practice of Symptom Management in End of Life Care for Registered Nurses

This is a three-day course designed to develop skills and confidence in the management of symptoms at end of life. It is aimed at registered nurses regularly working with individuals at end of life in the community, hospital and hospice settings.

This course is informed by the End of Life Care Core Skills Education and Training Framework 2017 (HEE, Skills for Health, Skills for Care), NICE End of Life Care Guidance & Pathways and supports the National Framework for Palliative and End of Life Care 2015-2020

Course Content

Understanding the principles of assessment and symptom control:

  • Holistic assessment skills
  • Management of Common symptoms (including Pain) at end of life
  • End of Life Care emergencies
  • Recognising last days of End of Life

Upcoming Courses

 All sessions run from 9.30am - 4.30pm on the following Mondays:

  • 5h November 2018
  • 12th November 2018
  • 19th November 2018

At the Greenway Centre, Doncaster Road, Southmead BS10 5PY

All sessions run from 9.30am - 4.30pm on the following Thursdays:

  • 31st January 2019
  • 14th February 2019
  • 28th February 2019

At St Peter's Hospcie, Brentry, BS10 6NL

All sessions run from 9.30am - 4.30pm on the following  Mondays

  • 3rd June 2019
  • 10th June 2019
  • 17th June 2019

At St Peter's Hospice, Brentry, BS10 6NL

Course Cost

This three-day course costs £225 per person, which includes refreshments and lunch.