Principles of End of Life Care

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By 2040, the number of people aged over 64 in Britain is expected to grow from 9.5 million to 15 million. The population is aging, meaning more people will live with serious chronic illness and need end of life care. The problems faced and supportneeded

by people nearing the end of life is wide-ranging and a good understanding of pain management, support and quality of life is essential for all carers.

 

What will you learn?

  • Understand How To Work in End of LifeCare
  • Care Planning in End of LifeCare
  • Understand How to Provide Support to Manage Pain and Discomfort
  • End of Life Care and Dementia
  • Understanding the Role of the Care Worker in Time of Death
  • Understand Loss and Grief in End of Life Care

What is the cost?

Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification may be available at no cost – please enquire. Funded places are limited so please book early to secure your place. Funding is subject to learners meeting set eligibility criteria, which must be provided prior to the start of any course.

Please note that a fee is payable if learners decide to withdraw from the course and do not complete their assessments. Learners must want to independently enrol onto the course

More Information

All of our Distance Learning courses are fully-funded by the Government. In order to be eligible for this funding you should be aged 19+ and have lived in the European Union for 3 years or more. If you have any questions about your eligibility please contact our team on (01723) 356288. Please note that a fee is payable if students decide to withdraw from the course and do not complete their assessments.