Advance Care Planning/End of Life Conversations

Date: 26th, 27th September, 3rd & 4th October 2017, 9:30am – 3:30pm
Price: £400 (to include all course materials, assessment*, lunch and refreshments)
Where: Education Centre, 22 Terminus Road, Chichester PO19 8TX

For Health and Social Care professionals who have evidence of study and Level 5 and are currently working with patients facing the end of life.

This level 6 course is Credit Rated by University of Greenwich for 15 CATS credits and is available at the cost of £30 to staff of St Wilfrid’s Hospice. For applicants from outside the hospice, the cost of the course is £400. We have a list of trust funds which often support our students financially, however early application to these trusts is essential. Alternatively, a payment plan can be set up for students who wish to pay in instalments.

This course addresses the knowledge base and process skills that are vital to promote confidence and enhance competence in initiating and supporting end of life conversations.  It also explores the legal and ethical aspects of advance care planning and reviews the evidence base of initiatives that have emerged since the end of life care strategy (2008).

Those wishing to take the course as part of the BSc (Hons) professional Practice (Palliative and End of Life Care) at University of Greenwich will be required to have 120 credits in a health and social care related subject.

Notes:

*Accredited by the University of Greenwich (awaiting revalidation)

If you’re interested in booking this course, please contact us.

(01243) 755830
education@stwh.co.uk