Education calendar

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AUGUST 2022

Friday visits

Half day

2022 professional and public visits now available

SEPTEMBER 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

Sept 6, 7 & 8 and Nov 8, 9 & 10

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

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.

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Webinars

Introducing a Model of Holistic Rehabilitative Palliative Care

Too little too late? Inequalities and Social justice in end of life care

2.5 hours (Free)

What is inequality? How does it impact every part of our lives, from cradle to grave, and then beyond, to future generations?

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

2 hours

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

13 & 14 September and 15 & 16 November

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

Advance Care Planning Reconsidered

1 day

A study day for all health and social care professionals to learn more about this essential element of end of life care and to reflect and build on their interpersonal communication skills.

Motor Neurone Disease: Power in Partnership

1 day conference

Fully booked - register for our waiting list

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

Advanced Syringe Driver & Drugs Skills Workshop 

2 hours

Advanced syringe driver management and drugs commonly used in palliative care

Teach with CARE – improve your teaching practice

4 days

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

A four day course for Health and Social Care Professionals who wish to improve their teaching practice

Reaching the Forgotten

1 day conference

One day conference on building partnerships to support people who are homeless and at risk of falling through the gaps

Newly Qualified Nurses’ Community of Practice

2 hours

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 professional and public visits now available

OCTOBER 2022

Care of Wounds in Palliative Care Workshop

2 hours

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

Skills for Care Registered Managers Network Meeting

2 hours

In conjunction with Skills for Care for Care Homes Registered Managers

Multi-Professional Academy (MPA)

10 - 14 October

Looking forward: Hospice Care fit for the future

Sensitive conversations at end of life

2 days

12 and 13 October

Communication skills for professionals including advance care planning

Behaviour that Challenges Us

2 hour workshop

Understanding why people living with dementia become distressed

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Webinars

Introducing a Model of Holistic Rehabilitative Palliative Care

Friday visits

Half day

2022 professional and public visits now available

NOVEMBER 2022

Mouth care at the end of life – skills workshop

2 hours

The holistic approach to mouth care interventions 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

Sept 6, 7 & 8 and Nov 8, 9 & 10

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

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.

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

2 days with live online sessions

13 & 14 September and 15 & 16 November

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

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Webinars

Introducing a Model of Holistic Rehabilitative Palliative Care

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.

End of Life Care for people living with advanced dementia

One, two or three days (flexible)

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

DECEMBER 2022

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Webinars

Introducing a Model of Holistic Rehabilitative Palliative Care

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 – improve your teaching practice

4 days

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

A four day course for Health and Social Care Professionals who wish to improve their teaching practice

FEBRUARY 2023

End of Life Care for people living with advanced dementia

One, two or three days (flexible)

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

Advanced Syringe Driver & Drugs Skills Workshop 

2 hours

Advanced syringe driver management and drugs commonly used in palliative care

MARCH 2023

Lantern Model Programme

Programme runs until 31 March 2023 - still open to join (bespoke catch up session available)

Join exclusive membership programme and benefit from bespoke session

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