3 Day Programme in End of Life Care

We offer two courses aimed at increasing skills and knowledge in relation to End of Life Care.

These courses entail three full days of study and take place at St Peter's Hospice, Brentry.

The course offered at Assistant Level (open to HCAs, Nursing Auxiliaries and Senior Carers) is based on Communication Skills, Understanding Symptoms, Maintaining Comfort and Wellbeing and Best Practice in End of Life Care.

The course offered at Practitioner Level (open to RNs) is specific to Sympton Management at End of Life, including Assessment and Care Planning.

These courses are informed by End of Life Care Core Skills Education and Training Framework 2017 (HEE, Skills for Health, Skills for Care) and supports the National Framework: Ambitions for Palliative and End of Life Care 2015-2020.