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Providing Care & Comfort at End of Life- Module 2

Venue
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
venue
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
tutors
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
CAH Staff / External Care Providers / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adult Social Care
Adult Social Care subcategories
General Adult Social Care / Older People
Event description
Who should attend - All adult social care staff supporting service users/carers who have already attended Module 1 (Understanding Loss in End of Life - an Introduction) or equivalent introductory training in this area. The course is not suitable for people who have suffered a personal close bereavement within the last 12 months. This 1 day course is a follow-on workshop for staff working in a professional care role. It will enable participants to have an understanding of how to meet an individual's care needs and maintain comfort and dignity in the last few days of life. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions
Learning outcomes
- Recognise common signs & indicators of when death is imminent
- Explain the significance of assessment in the last few days of life
- Discuss the principles of providing comfort & essential personal care in an increasingly debilitated & dependant individual
- Identify which care needs are likely to increase in the last few days of life
- Describe practical approaches to providing care & comfort at end of life.
Start Date
Friday 7 June 2019
End Date
Friday 7 June 2019
Closing Date
Thursday 6 June 2019
Times
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
18 
Cost
£80.00 
Number of Sessions
1
Certificate expiry
No
Pass/Fail event
No