Who is the course for?
The course has relevance to all types of care settings, including hospices, care homes, care in the community and primary care.
What will I study?
The course will provide learners with an understanding of the principles of palliative care, encouraging them to take a person-centred approach to meet the emotional, spiritual and social needs of people who are nearing the end of life and their families.
How will the course be delivered?
This is a distance learning package. You will be provided with a support assessor who will contact you via e-mail and telephone. On successful completion you will gain a NCFE accredited certificate.
Course Entry Criteria
There are no entry criteria other than a keen interest in this subject.
The college operates a no refunds policy as detailed below. Cancellations and transfer requests are subject to the following conditions:
- More than 4 weeks notice – no charge
- 4 weeks notice – 30% of the cost
- 2-3 weeks notice – 50% of the cost
- 1-2 weeks notice – 75% of the cost
- Less than 1 weeks notice – 100% of the cost
All cancellations must be made in writing and are subject to a £10 administration charge. The full fee’s policy is available on request.
What will I get at the end of the course?
On successful completion of the assessments you will be awarded the NCFE Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care.
What can I do next?
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How much does it cost?
The course is priced at £350 per person (prices are subject to change).
Courses start anytime.