Why is this training important?
Supporting someone approaching the end of their life can be the most challenging work any health and social care worker faces, but it can also be the most rewarding.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is designed for staff currently working or volunteering in the health and social care sector or for individuals who wish to develop their understanding and confidence in palliative care.
Learners will develop their knowledge, understanding and have opportunity to discuss:-
- Different perspectives on death and dying
- The aims, principles and policies of end of life care
- Factors regarding communication
- How to access the range of support services
How long is the course?
Are there any entry requirements?
How is the course assessed?
When will I know if I have passed?
Do I need to bring anything?
What is the cost?
The cost is £70 per person, £60 can be claimed through Workforce Development Funding via Suffolk Brokerage on production of the certificate – please ask us for more details. Group discounts are available for 4 or more people.