Aim

To ensure excellence in end of life care, this course is designed to raise confidence and competence in caring for people as they near and reach the end of their life. Train with us and become a ‘Mountbatten End of Life Care Champion’.

Participants

All people working in health & social care

Methods

Presentation, discussion and small group work.

Programme Content

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3

Becoming a Mountbatten End of Life Care Champion

Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care

Communication at End of Life

Spiritual Care: Recognising and Managing Spiritual Needs

Emotional Wellbeing

Dementia and End of Life, including; The Dementia Experience; Managing Symptoms; Medical and Non-Medical Intervention

The Namaste Programme

Managing Symptoms at End of Life

Fluids and Nutrition

Oral Hygiene

Advance Care Planning

After Death Care

Next steps

Venue

Mountbatten Hospice, Isle of Wight

Time

9:00–15:00 each day, for 3 consecutive days

Cost

Free to attend

Feedback from previous delegates:

“Fantastic course, very informative, makes me realise how passionate I am about end of life care.”

“This has been one of the best courses I've been on. It was so engaging and informative and I am keen to take forward my ideas that have developed since attending this course.”

“This 3 days has really made me think out of the box, diverse and encouraging person centred care. I feel reenergised and enthusiastic to go out and care”


How to book

To make a booking, select one of the dates below and complete the form

11th, 12th & 13th January 2022

10th, 11th & 12th May 2022

5th, 6th & 7th July 2022

18th, 19th & 20th October 2022

Please note that cancellations made within 24 hours of the training start date will be charged the full price. Cancellations made prior to this will incur a 1.5% processing fee.