Level 3

NCFE/CACHE Principles of End of Life Care

Duration

10 weeks

Location

Rush Green Campus

Starting

Flexible

Audience

Adult 19+

On this course you'll gain the knowledge and understanding needed to care for patients approaching the end of their lives.

It covers a wide range of care settings, including hospices, care homes, care in the community and primary care.

This course is delivered entirely online and can be studied at a pace that suits you. You could complete in as little as 10 weeks dependent on the time you can commit.

On this course you'll study:

  • 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

For our Level 3 online courses you will be eligible to study for free if you do not hold any qualifications above a Level 2.

Not sure if this applies to you? Check your qualifications online.

On successful completion of this course, you’ll have earned a NCFE CACHE Level 3 certificate which could also help you progress your career, or enter a new sector.

We offer a range of online courses for adult learners. See the full range of courses here.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.