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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

 

Britain has an ageing population - the number of people aged over 64 is expected to grow to 15 million by 2040. This means more people will live with serious chronic illnesses and need end of life care. Our level 2 Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care will give you the knowledge you need to perform your role as a care worker for people approaching the end of their lives. You will learn how to support and manage pain and discomfort, as well as gaining insight into the impact of dementia on end of life care. You'll also develop the compassionate skills needed for supporting family and friends with the loss and grief process.

  • Develop knowledge and understanding of end of life care
  • Covers topics including the support needed to manage pain and discomfort
  • Understand how dementia impacts on end of life care
  • Learn the role of the care worker at time of death
  • Learn the loss and grief process

 

Downloadable Content

Course PDF

 

Key Information

Cost

Fully Funded*

Awarding Body

NCFE CACHE

Duration

6 Weeks

Delivery

Online

Paper-based

*subject to eligibility

You must live in England and be over 19 years old to be eligible.

Fill out the online enrolment form for access to the induction process.