Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End Of Life Care

Accredited Training Comes to Longfield

As part of Longfield’s Programme of palliative and end-of-life care education and training, we are pleased to announce the forthcoming Level 3 Certificate in ‘The Principles of End-of-Life Care’.

Level 3 Certificate in ‘The Principles of end-of-life care’

This accredited qualification is designed to support the development of health and social care staff who work in care homes, domiciliary care and general health and social care settings.

The Programme

This study programme provides learners with a flexible approach to gaining qualifications and supports their continuing professional development (CPD). It is designed for those who wish to gain a nationally recognised accredited qualification and supports the development of their knowledge and skills whilst they work.

The qualification comprises of five mandatory units and is taught over five 1-day workshops via Zoom. The programme is mapped to the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and learners will gain 16 learning credits upon completion. Each credit requires approximately 10 hours of guided learning with learners needing to complete approximately 160 hours of study. The qualification will be achieved by attending all workshops and through further reading, research and completion of all written assignments.

The programme is structured:

Module A:

  • Unit 1: Understanding end-of-life care

Module B:

  • Unit 2: Communication during end-of-life care
  • Unit 3: Assessment and care planning in end-of-life care

Module C:

  • Unit 4: Person-centred approaches to end-of-life care
  • Unit 5: Care during the final hours of life and bereavement care

Programme completion is achieved when all units are completed, written assignments have been completed, assessed and passed and a portfolio of evidence submitted.

Programme Cost

£400 per learner

Please book online below to take part in this course. Alternatively, if you would like to download a copy and pay by cheque or invoice, please contact the Education Team on 01453 733702 or email us.

If you are still interested in this course email us your details and we will let you know when we will be running it again.

Course Dates


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