Our aim is to improve the experience of and care for anyone living with a life-limiting illness. To do this, we provide a range of generalist and specialist education for health and social care staff, qualified and unqualified. We offer a comprehensive programme of education and training at Longfield which is available to all staff in the field of health and social care.
Our training and education team can also provide you or your organisation with a bespoke training programme. Please contact our Education team for details, call: 01453 733702, email: [email protected] or complete our enquiry form.
The Charity has been running a programme for Care Homes since April 2015 - more details
Longfield runs a bi-monthly forum for any health & social care staff including students involved in Palliative and End of Life Care. The aim of these forums is to provide a safe environment where you can share good practice by learning and discussing together. You don’t need to work within Gloucestershire to attend. Read on
We welcome applicants from Health & Social Care Students wanting to choose a community setting providing end-of-life care, as part of an elective placement. Read on
Training for health care staff who care for patients who use this syringe pump.Read more
An introduction to the key principles of palliative and end of life care. Read more
This 3 day course is aimed at those who teach and provide learning opportunities within Palliative and End of Life Care settings.Read more
This course is aimed at those who support people wishing to plan for their future care.Read more
Understand more about the factors influencing loss and grief. Read more
This half day course aims to increase participants knowledge and understanding of adult griefRead more
Assessment and management of key symptoms at end of life.Read more