Havering College

What's Involved

This is a 12 week course for adults with continuous start dates throughout the year. With guidance and support you'll work online towards achieving a recognised Level 2 qualification, and receive your certificate on completion. Please apply or contact us for further information.

By 2040, the number of people aged over 64 in Britain is expected to grow from 9.5 million to 15 million. The population is ageing, meaning more people will live with serious chronic illness and need end of life care. The problems faced and support needed by people nearing the end of life is wide-ranging and a good understanding of pain management, support and quality of life is essential for all carers.

Entry Requirements

Eligibility criteria:

  • Age 19+
  • Lived in the EU for 3 years.

Where will it take me?

Benefits:

  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification;
  • Evidence your competency to employers;
  • Further your personal and professional development;
  • Ensure you can manage pain and discomfort;
  • Ensure that you understand care planning in end of life care;
  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college.

Course Assessment Method

You will learn:

  • Unit 1 - Understand How To Work in End of Life Care;
  • Unit 2 - Care Planning in End of Life Care;
  • Unit 3 - Understand How to Provide Support to Manage Pain and Discomfort;
  • Unit 4 - End of Life Care and Dementia;
  • Unit 5 - Understanding the Role of the Care Worker in Time of Death;
  • Unit 6 - Understand Loss and Grief in End of Life Care.

As part of your registration process for online learning you will have to attend a short induction to provide evidence of your eligibility. You will not have to attend an interview.

Where and When

End Of Life Care Principles (Qcf)

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Fee Information

Course Code Study Mode Start Date Under 16 16-18 19+ International
XHHZEAT-18 Flexible Flexible N/A N/A Free N/A

Notes About Fees

Fees shown are per year, they are estimated at this stage and will be confirmed at enrolment.

Find out more by speaking to Admissions:

  • For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
  • For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
  • For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801

Notes

  • To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
  • You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
  • You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.
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