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Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

This end of life care course aims to provide your employees with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of end of life care, in order to support their role and develop their career.

Unit 1: Understanding end of life care

In this unit your employees will learn about the different attitudes and emotive issues surrounding death and dying, as well as the current approaches to end of life care and the support services available.

Unit 2: Communication during end of life care

Here your employees will look at the different communication skills within end of life care, as well as potential barriers to communication and how to overcome these.

Unit 3: Assessment and care planning in end of life care

In this unit your employees will explore the holistic approach and person-centred approach to assessment and care planning.

Unit 4: Person-centred approaches to end of life care

This unit will help your employees consider the person-centred approach to end of life care by looking at how to support the psychological, social, spiritual, religious, cultural and emotional needs of an individual.

Unit 5: Care during the final hours of life and bereavement care

Within this unit your employees will learn about the approach to death and final hours of care, the process of grief and loss, how to support people following bereavement and how to deal with their own feelings of grief.

Benefits of this end of life care course:

  • You will see improved staff retention
  • Employees will achieve a nationally recognised level 3 qualification
  • Employees can learn from their own home, in their own time
  • Employees get access to award-winning learning and assessment materials
  • Employees will receive subject-specialist support from a Tutor and access to a Learner Support Advisor for everyday queries
  • Funding available – speak to one of our team for more information and to see if your staff are eligible.
  • Full cost Direct debit Advanced learner loan
    £369 Initial payment of £36.90, 5 monthly payments of £66.42 £811

    Most recent customer reviews

    Hannah Greaves

    3 months ago

    "I learnt a lot from this course"

    Hannah wanted to get a better understanding of end of life care, as this plays a huge part in her new job role. Since studying the course, Hannah has found that she has developed extensive knowledge around the subject which will help her in her new role.

    'I wanted to study this course to get a better understanding of an aspect of my role. I am starting a new job in care, which i haven't done before but always wanted to do.'
    'I learnt a lot from this course, I was pretty much blind to any aspect of care before completing this course but now I feel like I have a lot of understanding around this care and is definitely something i want to pursue.'
    'I personally found the experience fantastic, the book looks weren't over filled with information but outlined everything that you needed to know which made it easier for the information to be taken in.'

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