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Due to concerns about the Coronavirus and in light of guidance received from the World Health Organisation and the UK Government, we have taken the difficult decision to cancel several of our upcoming education events. Find out more
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New virtual learning course coming soon

Advance Care Planning

Awaiting new date 1 day

A Hospice Education and Learning Partnership (HELP) course

Virtual learning

Advanced Assessment in Enhancing Palliative Care Practice

20 Jan, 2020 10 days

This course is run in partnership with King’s College London and aims to facilitate the personal and professional development of…READ MORE

Applied Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

20 Jan, 2021 6 days from January 2021 to July 2021 9.30am-4.30pm (registration from 9.00am)

CBT skills for professionals working with patients with long-term conditions and end of life care

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Bite Size Virtual Learning Package: Care Homes and Care at Home Services

On demand Access for 3 months to on demand content

On demand virtual learning delivery of bite size sessions

On demand Virtual learning Bite Size

Bite Size Virtual Learning Package: Doctors

On demand Access for 3 months to on demand content

On demand virtual learning delivery of bite size sessions

On demand Virtual learning Bite Size

Bite Size Virtual Learning Package: Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

On demand Access for 3 months to on demand content

On demand virtual learning delivery of bite size sessions

On demand Virtual learning Bite Size

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Autumn/Winter 2020 - register your interest

Challenging conversations at end of life

Awaiting new date 2 days 9.30am to 4.30pm

Communication skills for professionals including advance care planning

Childhood Bereavement Programme

01 Sep, 2021

Working in Childhood Bereavement courses from St Christopher’s Candle and Hospice UK, accredited by Middlesex University

Compassionate Care with Namaste Training

Awaiting new date 1 day 9.30am-5.30pm (Registration from 9am)

New virtual learning experience coming soon

Virtual learning

Register your interest

Covid-19 Second Wave webinar series

Regularly scheduled

Autumn/Winter 2020

Webinar On demand Virtual learning

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Online booking coming soon

End of life update for GPs

18 Nov, 2020 Afternoon 1pm-5pm

Putting end of life care into practice

Virtual learning

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Register your interest

Facing Death Creatively conference

Awaiting new date 1 day conference 9.30am-6.30pm (Registration from 9.00am)

Death and Diversity: Exploring Creative Equality and Inclusion

Foundations in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Awaiting new date 3 days 9.30am-4.30pm (registration from 9am)

Essential knowledge and skills

Postponed: virtual tours coming soon

Friday visits for professionals

Regularly scheduled Half day 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)

Postponed: virtual tours coming soon

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Introduction to End of Life Care Course for Health and Social Care Assistants

12 Oct, 2020 , 25 Nov, 2020 , 09 Dec, 2020 , 20 Jan, 2021 , 09 Feb, 2021 , 10 Mar, 2021 Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom 1-5pm live virtual classroom

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually

Virtual learning

Introduction to End of Life Care for Registered Nurses, Nursing Associates and Allied Health Professionals

03 Nov, 2020 , 01 Dec, 2020 , 12 Jan, 2021 , 23 Feb, 2021 , 23 Mar, 2021 Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom 1-5pm live virtual classroom

A Hospice Education and Learning Partnership (HELP) Course

Virtual learning

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Fully booked - register your interest for 2021

Management Course for StRs and SAS Doctors in Palliative Medicine

23 Nov, 2020 4 days 9am to 5pm

The management course for StRs and SAS doctors in palliative medicine has been running since 2003, and we have now…READ MORE

Virtual learning

Motor Neurone Disease: The Annual Conference

01 Jul, 2021 1 day conference 9.30am-4.30pm (registration from 8.45am)

Rescheduled for July 2021

MSc, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care

29 Jun, 2020 , 08 Feb, 2021 , 19 Apr, 2021

Highly praised by the United Kingdom Quality Assurance Agency

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Non-Medical Prescribers – Community of Practice

Regularly scheduled 10 sessions over 12 months

Annual Subscription Nov 2020 - Oct 2021

Virtual learning

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Palliative And End Of Life Care Foundations

01 Oct, 2020 9am-5pm

Standalone module at Level 6 (degree) or optional module for the post-qualification BSc programme for registered nurses

Virtual learning

Awaiting dates

Palliative and End of Life Care Symptom Management

Awaiting new date 6 days

Applications Student Services Centre (SSC), Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King’s College London, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57…READ MORE

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Quality End of Life Care for All (QELCA)©

Mututally-convenient dates by arrangement

This is a Hospice Education and Learning Partnership (HELP) Course with Five-day course at St Christopher’s followed by six work-based…READ MORE

Quality End of Life Care for All (QELCA©) Train the Trainer Programme

16 Sep, 2020 4 days 14.00 to 17.00

Accreditation Background People are living longer with complex comorbidities resulting in significant challenges for many healthcare systems around the world….READ MORE

Virtual learning

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Rising to the Challenge in Nursing webinar series

On demand

Webinar series

FREE

Webinar On demand Virtual learning Watch again

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St Christopher’s Multi-Professional Academy

19 Oct, 2020 5 days 9:00am to 5:00pm

Five day multi-disciplinary programme

Virtual learning

St Christopher’s Summer School

Awaiting new date 5 days 10.00 – 12.00 and 13.00 – 15.00 each day

Focus on End of Life Care: A programme for young people

Virtual learning

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The Registered Managers Network with Skills for Care meeting

08 Oct, 2020 10am to 12 noon

For care home managers to network, share experiences and support one another

Free for all care home managers

Virtual learning

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Virtual Learning: Nurse Verification of Expected Adult Death

On demand Approximately 1 hour

On demand virtual learning delivery

On demand Virtual learning

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    education@stchristophers.org.uk

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Why our education programme?

We have a well-established programme of high quality, cutting-edge, specialist palliative care education, designed for those working in the UK and internationally.
Studying here

Why St Christopher's?

Education is at the heart of St Christopher’s mission to promote and provide hospice care of the highest standards.
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Why our way of learning

Resources
Including the Namaste toolkit

Library and bookshop
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