This qualification aims to provide learners with a definition of end of life care, explore common questions and themes and inform learners of the range of possible approaches to end of life care. It will also provide learners with an understanding of how to support a person’s familial, spiritual, social and emotional needs.
What will I learn
This qualification covers:
Understanding End of Life Care
Communication During End of Life Care
Assessment and Care Planning in End of Life Care
Person Centred Approaches to End of Life Care
Care During the Final Hours of Life and Bereavement Care
How will I learn
Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.
This qualification is designed for anyone who is seeking to increase their knowledge of end of life care in a vocational setting. It’s aimed at those working in the healthcare sector whose job description includes caring for those who have
a life-limiting illness.