Essentials of End of Life Care

  • Date:

    1st January 2021 12:00 am - 30th September 2021 12:00 am

  • Price:

    Available on request

  • Summary:

    This programme, consisting of six half-day workshops, is designed for staff working in the health and social care sector. It is underpinned by Health Education England’s document: End of Life Care Core Skills Education and Training Framework (2017).


  • This programme, consisting of six half-day workshops, is designed for staff working in the health and social care sector. It is underpinned by Health Education England’s document: End of Life Care Core Skills Education and Training Framework (2017).

    Programme aim and objectives:

    The aim of the programme is to equip the learners with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to provide effective, safe and compassionate care to individuals approaching the end of their lives, and those important to them, whatever the setting.

    By the end of the programme, the learners will:

    • Know how to ensure care is person-centred

    • Have the confidence to hold sensitive discussions as the end of life approaches

    • Be able to help individuals to plan ahead for their care

    • Be able to recognise symptoms, take measures to address them, and know when to seek help

    • Have the confidence to deliver holistic care in the last days of life

    • Know how to care for the deceased person and those who are bereaved


    How to book...


    If you think this might be beneficial to your organisation, please email the programme lead at education@mytonhospice.org

    Register your interest