Education updates and details of upcoming training programmes
St Christopher's Hospice London's education and training department who run regular education, training and workshop programmes.
Qualifax database of courses in palliative care, end-of-life and bereavement. The database includes one and two day training as well as courses up to level 9.
Details of the Msc Bereavement Studies and Postgraduate Diploma in Children & Loss run by the Irish Hospice Foundation and accredited by RCSI. Applications are now invited https://tinyurl.com/z9b3a6f
Irish Hospice Foundation's training for healthcare staff working with people facing end-of-life and their families. These one and two day training sessions cover topics like; Communication, care planning for patients facing end-of-life and working with families
OLH education department offer a range of courses for healthcare professionals working with palliative patients.
St Francis offer workshops, short courses and training. They also run an Msc in Palliative care in partnership with TCD
Links to education and training sources and supports for HSE staff
Detailed guide to aid practice. Features sections on care of the dying
MOOC from CareSearch Australia designed to encourage participants to examine the way death and dying is changing in the 21st century. It looks at the language of death and dying, learning from the dying and the impact of increasingly digital lives on dying and bereavement.
Register for details of upcoming free online open courseware programmes
Search online courses from US universities and colleges including Harvard, MIT and Berkeley
E-learning portal for HSE staff, username and password required for access.
IHF e-learning programme offers two courses addressing grief and loss
Webinars on palliative symptom management and delivering palliative services. Must become a member to access webinars.
Online modules developed by Stanford Medical School for training in End-of-Life care. The eight modules cover; pain management, communication in End-of-life care, decision making, systems of care, psychosocial issues & implementing change.
US based member organisation for hospice, end-of-life and bereavement practitioners. They offer webinars addressing key areas on death and dying. Irish Hospice Foundation library members have access to webinars via IHF library.
Learning modules developed by oncology professionals to assist in development of communication skills in areas like breaking bad news and discussion advance care plans.
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