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Education calendar

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

External events

Webinar: Book launch ‘Talking about Sex: a booklet for young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and their carers’

Provider: Open University Sexuality Alliance and Together for Short Lives | Online | FREE
16 September 2020, 11:00 – 12:00

This webinar launches the new booklet ‘Talking about Sex’. This booklet is designed to support young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and their carers to feel confident discussing sex, relationships and intimacy.

SEPTEMBER 2020

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

OCTOBER 2020

Palliative And End Of Life Care Foundations

1 October to 31 December, 2020

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

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

St Christopher’s Multi-Professional Academy

5 days

19 - 23 October 2020

Five day multi-disciplinary programme READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2020

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

Palliative Care Study Day for Registered Nurses

Guided learning hours: 1 day with morning live virtual classroom

Facing Death Creatively conference

1 day conference

Death and Diversity: Exploring Creative Equality and Inclusion READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

DECEMBER 2020

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

JANUARY 2021

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

Applied Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

6 days from January 2021 to July 2021

Six day course
20 & 21 January 2021 , 14 & 15 April 2021, 13 & 14 July 2021

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

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2021

MSc, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care

Advanced Psychosocial, Ethical and Spiritual Care Module 29 June – 10 July 2020
Biology module 8 – 19 Feb 2021
Psychosocial module 19 – 30 April 2021

Highly praised by the United Kingdom Quality Assurance Agency READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

MARCH 2021

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

Guided learning hours: 2 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

29-30 Sep 2020, 12-13 Oct, 25-26 Nov 2020, 9-10 Dec 2020, 20-21 Jan 2021, 9-10 Feb 2021, 10-11 Mar 2021

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

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

Guided learning hours: 3 days with afternoon live virtual classroom

20-22 Oct, 3-5 Nov 2020, 1-3 Dec 2020, 12-14 Jan 2020, 23-25 Feb, 23-25 Mar

During the pandemic, this course is delivered virtually READ MORE

APRIL 2021

MSc, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care

Advanced Psychosocial, Ethical and Spiritual Care Module 29 June – 10 July 2020
Biology module 8 – 19 Feb 2021
Psychosocial module 19 – 30 April 2021

Highly praised by the United Kingdom Quality Assurance Agency READ MORE

JULY 2021

Motor Neurone Disease: The Annual Conference

1 day conference

Rescheduled for July 2021, exact date TBC

Rescheduled for July 2021 READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2021

Childhood Bereavement Programme

Exact date TBC

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

Dates by arrangement

See course for details MSc, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care
Mutually-convenient dates by arrangement Quality End of Life Care for All (QELCA)
Mutually-convenient dates by arrangement Visitor and Clinical Placement Programme
   

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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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Including the Namaste toolkit

Library and bookshop
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