Commencing 28th September
(10 Monday Evenings) 6.00pm – 9.30pm
Level 5 – Awarded by QQI
This course is designed to provide practical knowledge and skills of the palliative care approach. Specifically participants will be enabled to:
- Provide holistic care for persons diagnosed with a life- limiting illness and in the last days of a person’s life and also for their families, carers and significant others.
- Communicate effectively with persons with a life-limiting illness and in the last days of a person’s life and also with their families, carers and significant others.
- Enhance the quality of life of the person with a life- limiting illness.
- Recognise and respect the uniqueness of each person’s approach to death work effectively as part of the healthcare team.
On successful completion of this course, learners are awarded a QQI Level 5 ‘A Palliative Care Approach’ (5N3769) It is an elective module for the Level 5 Certificate in Healthcare Support.
For further information on courses awarded by QQI please visit www.qqi.ie