Education calendar

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MAY 2022

Newly Qualified Nurses’ Community of Practice

Monthly

Online learning each month

You can still join our virtual Community of Practice for newly qualified nurses which has a focus on the principles of palliative and end of life care, providing opportunities for shared learning, continuous development and pastoral support

JUNE 2022

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Registered Nurses, Nursing Associates and Allied Health Professionals

3 days with live online sessions

June: 7, 8 and 9, July 19, 20 and 21

This three-day course provides nurses and Allied Health Professionals working in any setting with the essential building blocks to support patients and their families at the end of life

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

The use of syringe drivers in palliative and end of life care. This course will provide an introduction to the essential skills and key components of syringe drivers.

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Health and Social Care Assistants

2 days with live online sessions

This two-day course provides Health and Social Care Assistants working in any setting with the essential building blocks to support patients and their families at the end of life

Friday visits

Half day

2022 visit dates now confirmed

Newly Qualified Nurses’ Community of Practice

Monthly

Online learning each month

You can still join our virtual Community of Practice for newly qualified nurses which has a focus on the principles of palliative and end of life care, providing opportunities for shared learning, continuous development and pastoral support

The Future of Dying: Creating a Network for Change

Half day virtual conference building on the Lancet Commission Report on the Value of Death

“I don’t know what to say…”

1 day

An introductory study day on communication skills for front line support staff

Non-Medical Prescribers – Community of Practice

7 live sessions and 6 self-study sessions over 12 months

An online monthly community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are non-medical prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

End of Life Care for people living with advanced dementia

Three days

A three day course looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Skills for Care Registered Managers Network Meetings

In conjunction with Skills for Care for Care Homes Registered Managers

JULY 2022

Discover Hospice Care Taster Day

If you're a nurse or nursing associate, come and join us for a taster day, jam-packed with experiences of every facet of the array of services and opportunities at St Christopher’s

One Day Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Health and Social Care Assistants

1 day

This one-day course for HELP partners provides Health and Social Care Assistants working in Care Homes with the essential building blocks to support residents and their families at the end of life.

Care Home Day

Join us for this free jam-packed day and meet more of your fellow care homes

St Christopher’s Young Change-Makers (previously Summer School)

5 days

July 18 - 22

Focus on Changing End of Life Experiences: A programme for young people

Care of Wounds in Palliative Care Workshop

2 hours

Wound care management and holistic symptom control at the end of life

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Registered Nurses, Nursing Associates and Allied Health Professionals

3 days with live online sessions

June: 7, 8 and 9, July 19, 20 and 21

This three-day course provides nurses and Allied Health Professionals working in any setting with the essential building blocks to support patients and their families at the end of life

Newly Qualified Nurses’ Community of Practice

Monthly

Online learning each month

You can still join our virtual Community of Practice for newly qualified nurses which has a focus on the principles of palliative and end of life care, providing opportunities for shared learning, continuous development and pastoral support

Friday visits

Half day

2022 visit dates now confirmed

AUGUST 2022

Friday visits

Half day

2022 visit dates now confirmed

SEPTEMBER 2022

Non-Medical Prescribers – Community of Practice

7 live sessions and 6 self-study sessions over 12 months

An online monthly community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are non-medical prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Power in partnership: Joining the dots of MND care

One day conference at St Christopher's CARE covering latest research and hearing from patients and carers living with MND

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

The use of syringe drivers in palliative and end of life care. This course will provide an introduction to the essential skills and key components of syringe drivers.

Teach with CARE

4 days

20 & 27 Sept, 11 & 18 Oct
24 & 31 Jan, 21 & 28 Feb

Friday visits

Half day

2022 visit dates now confirmed

OCTOBER 2022

Sensitive conversations at end of life

2 days

12 and 13 October

Communication skills for professionals including advance care planning

Friday visits

Half day

2022 visit dates now confirmed

NOVEMBER 2022

Non-Medical Prescribers – Community of Practice

7 live sessions and 6 self-study sessions over 12 months

An online monthly community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are non-medical prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

End of Life Care for people living with advanced dementia

Three days

A three day course looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

JANUARY 2023

Non-Medical Prescribers – Community of Practice

7 live sessions and 6 self-study sessions over 12 months

An online monthly community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are non-medical prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Teach with CARE

4 days

20 & 27 Sept, 11 & 18 Oct
24 & 31 Jan, 21 & 28 Feb

FEBRUARY 2023

End of Life Care for people living with advanced dementia

Three days

A three day course looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

The use of syringe drivers in palliative and end of life care. This course will provide an introduction to the essential skills and key components of syringe drivers.

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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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.
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