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

Falls Prevention Champions

Spirituality and Beliefs

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

Refresher Session

Those completing a Mountbatten End of Life Care Champion programme will be expected to attend a annual (half day) refresher session to maintain their status.

Venue

Mountbatten Hospice, Isle of Wight

Time

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

9:30-13:30 (refresher session)

Cost

£75 per delegate (for all 3 days)

£10 per delegate (refresher session)


How to book

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

23 to 25 February 2021

4 to 6 May 2021

15 to 17 June 2021

7 to 9 September 2021

Refresher Session 21st September 2021

Refresher Session 3rd November 2021

9 to 11 November 2021

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.