St Luke’s Hospice, in collaboration with other organisations, provides a wide range of End of Life Care and Palliative Care education and professional development opportunities for Doctors, Nurses, Social Workers and other professionals, as well as tailor made courses for organisations.


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There are currently no entry options available for this event.


This module is for nurses and allied health professionals working with end of life patients. It aims to increase knowledge of End of Life care through a holistic and multi-professional approach. The module consists of a taught registration and study skills afternoon and 6 taught study days and assessment is a 3,000 word case study assignment. The module accredited by University of West London and upon successful completion learners are award 20 academic degree credits

Study Days will be delivered virtually using the Microsoft Teams platform and will provide an interactive and stimulating learning environment.

The Course Explores

  • Philosophy and Principles of End of life Care 
  • Assessment and Symptom Management 
  • Communication skills and Multidisciplinary working 
  • Loss, Grief and Bereavement 
  • Legal and Ethical Issues 


  • Wednesday 6th October 2021 (Registration afternoon)
  • Wednesday 20th October 2021
  • Wednesday 3rd November 2021
  • Wednesday 17th November 2021
  • Wednesday 8th December 2021
  • Wednesday 12th January 2022
  • Wednesday 26th January 2022

Notes: candidates must attend all dates and submit and assessment on Friday 18th February 2022. 

Location: Virtually on Microsoft Teams