Principles of End of Life Care Level 2
More about the course
Our Level 2 certificate in Principles of End of Life Care will give you the knowledge you need to perform your role as a care worker for people approaching the end of their lives.
You will learn how to support and manage pain and discomfort, as well as gaining insight into the impact of dementia on end of life care. You'll also develop the compassionate skills needed for supporting family and friends with the loss and grief process.
How often does this course run?
Start dates for this course are flexible and can be joined anytime throughout the year. Once you have made your application, one of our advisers will be in touch to discuss your preferred start date.
- A good level of English and Maths is required, for example GCSEs at Grade A*-D
- Equivalent at pass level
What will I achieve?
If you successful complete this course, you will receive a Level 2 certificate in Principles of End of Life Care NCFE Cache
What will I learn?
Develop knowledge and understanding of end of life care
Covers topics including the support needed to manage pain and discomfort
Understand how dementia impacts on end of life care
Learn the role of the care worker at time of death
Learn the loss and grief process
How am I assessed?
Where can I progress?
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care
Level 2 Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness
Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning
This course is free if you are on an income related benefit, or you are on a low income (a household income of less than £20,817 or an independent income of £12,400).
If you are 19 and over, please call our Student Services team to confirm the fee for this course. Course costs may be subject to change.
If you require information on any financial support that may be available to you with fees or study costs on this course, please contact Student Services who will be able to offer advice and assistance on accessing any financial support that may be available.
Adult Funding Changes
Due to the changes in Government funding from the 1st of August 2019, students who resident in postcodes within Merseyside and Greater Manchester may be unable to access funding from training providers and colleges in Lancashire. You may have to pay all associated course and support costs.
To check if your postcode is part of the new devolved funding legislation, please contact our Course Enquiries team for further future.