How do I study the course? Online + Work Placement.
Where can I study from? UK or Internationally.
Are there entry requirements? Aged 19 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT.
What qualification do I get? Ncfe Cache Level 3 Certificate in in End of Life Care
What can I do with the qualification? Gain entry to higher level courses, or begin working in the sector at entry level.
When can I enrol? At any time.
How long is the course? You have up to one year (365 days) to complete the course. 141 guided study hours in total.
The NCFE Cache Level 3 Certificate in End of Life Care is designed to help people better understand the needs and requirements of people reaching the end of life in a care home or healthcare setting. The course will provide students with the foundation understanding of best practices and conduct when it comes to treating and assisting patients at this difficult time.
The RQF qualification will guide students through the main areas associated with end of life care and provide them with the skills and knowledge to best help and assist not only the patient but also family and friends dealing with the stresses and strains of grief.
The course consists of 5 units of study:
- Unit 1: Understanding end of life care
- Unit 2: Communication during end of life care
- Unit 3: Assessment and care planning in end of life care
- Unit 4: Person-centred approaches to end of life care
- Unit 5: Care during the final hours of life and bereavement care
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NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.
This course is delivered through our educational partner NCC Home Resources Ltd – 00333445690.