UPCOMING CONFERENCE


Improving Palliative Care for People with Advancing Heart Failure

19 June at St Christopher’s CARE and virtual

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Heart Failure Conference 2024

JUNE 2024

Advanced Syringe Driver & Drugs Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 18 June 2pm-4pm
    12 November 11am-1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Advanced syringe driver management and drugs commonly used in palliative care

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

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.

Improving Palliative Care for People with Advancing Heart Failure

  • One day conference
  • 10am to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE or Virtual

Attend our one day conference in-person or virtually

Skills for Care Registered Managers Network Meeting

  • 2.5 hours
  • 10am to 12.30pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

In conjunction with Skills for Care for Care Homes Registered Managers

Community of Practice for Activity Coordinators & Wellbeing teams

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

For our Care Home Learning Partners to develop new skills through evidenced-based education

Discovery Days at St Christopher’s

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • At St Christopher's CARE

Bi-monthly visits for professionals

JULY 2024

Learning Disabilities and Palliative Care Skills Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Improving palliative care for people with learning disabilities

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Skills Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people to live well until they die

St Christopher’s Young Changemakers

  • 5 days
  • 9.30am-4pm
  • CARE, St Christopher's Hospice, 51-9 Lawrie Park Road, London, SE26 6DZ

July 8-12

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

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

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

Nurses as Trailblazers and Pathfinders: Let’s Make Things Happen

  • 10.45am to 3pm UTC
    (11.45am to 4pm BST)
  • Online

Join us for a half day virtual conference

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month
Join anytime

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

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

  • 2 days at CARE
  • 10am to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

16 & 17 July

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

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Usually online (see session details)

Three separate study days looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Pathfinder Leaders in Palliative Care Programme

  • Varies - see schedule
  • London, Cambridge and virtual

Creating a Different Tomorrow

Discovery Days for the public

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Visit us and learn more about St Christopher’s

SEPTEMBER 2024

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care – One Day Course

  • 1 day at CARE
  • 10am to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

A one-day course at St Christopher's CARE for Care Home Learning Partners

Care of Wounds in Palliative Care Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

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

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

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

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month
Join anytime

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Global Palliative Nursing Network Events

  • Online

Join the Global Palliative Nursing Network for FREE to have access to our Spotlight events

Pathfinder Leaders in Palliative Care Programme

  • Varies - see schedule
  • London, Cambridge and virtual

Creating a Different Tomorrow

Teach with CARE – improve your teaching practice

  • 4 days
  • Days 1 and 4: In person at St Christopher’s CARE
    Days 2 and 3: Online

17, 24 Sept & 1, 8 Oct

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

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Usually online (see session details)

Three separate study days looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Working in Childhood Bereavement

  • September 2024 - May 2025
  • Various

Courses at level 6 and level 7

Discovery Days at St Christopher’s

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • At St Christopher's CARE

Bi-monthly visits for professionals

Community of Practice for Activity Coordinators & Wellbeing teams

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

For our Care Home Learning Partners to develop new skills through evidenced-based education

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

  • 3 days at St Christopher's CARE
  • 9.30am to 4.00pm (with lunch break)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Tues 24 Sept - Thurs 26 Sept
Tues 19 Nov - Thurs 21 Nov

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

OCTOBER 2024

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month
Join anytime

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

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.

Advanced Respiratory Disease and End of Life Care

  • One Day Study Day
  • 9.30am to 4.45pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Discovery Days for the public

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Visit us and learn more about St Christopher’s

NOVEMBER 2024

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Usually online (see session details)

Three separate study days 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
  • 18 June 2pm-4pm
    12 November 11am-1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Advanced syringe driver management and drugs commonly used in palliative care

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

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

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month
Join anytime

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

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

  • 3 days at St Christopher's CARE
  • 9.30am to 4.00pm (with lunch break)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Tues 24 Sept - Thurs 26 Sept
Tues 19 Nov - Thurs 21 Nov

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

Community of Practice for Activity Coordinators & Wellbeing teams

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

For our Care Home Learning Partners to develop new skills through evidenced-based education

Discovery Days at St Christopher’s

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • At St Christopher's CARE

Bi-monthly visits for professionals

JANUARY 2025

Personal Care and Mouthcare Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Exploring the themes of vulnerability, consent, and identity, in relation to personal care

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Usually online (see session details)

Three separate study days looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

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

FEBRUARY 2025

Community of Practice for Activity Coordinators & Wellbeing teams

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

For our Care Home Learning Partners to develop new skills through evidenced-based education

Communication Skills Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Gain skills to navigate sensitive conversations

Supporting People at the End of Life: Scenarios Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Scenario-based training to build confidence in managing situations in the last days of life

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