Palliative care training is an ideal course for support staff. Palliative Care is the active holistic care of patients with advanced progressive illness. Management of pain and other symptoms and the provision of psychological, social and spiritual support is paramount.Info & Booking Enquiry
The aim of Palliative Care is to achieve best quality of life for service users and their families. The course is suitable for both carer and nursing staff who are new to this field. It can also be as a refresher.
- The life death cycle
- Management of pain
- Mouth care
- Skin care
- Common symptoms
- Spiritual aspects of care
- Psychological aspects of care
- Patient support
- The last hours of life
- Family support during patient illness and in bereavement
- Dealing with own feelings
Course Assessment and Certification
Assessment: There is no formal assessment for this course although tutor will gain understanding throughout.
Certification: On completion of the course the student will receive a certificate of attendance valid for 3 years.
Onsite Training Locations
Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small group organisations and across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisations work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you.
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