The aim of this course is to equip those who offer support to carers in a home based end of life context with the confidence and skills to do so safely.
The course will cover the following topics:
Caring and being cared for
Supporting in practice
Being a safe supporter
- The principles of supporting
- Boundaries and exit strategies
- Ongoing learning and development
No previous knowledge or experience is assumed.
Aimed at: Support workers, Health Care assistants, Domiciliary care workers and care givers
Joanne Coulson, Palliative and End of Life Care Education Lead
Tracey Meyers, Palliative and End of Life Care Education Facilitator
What are my car parking options for event?
Please be aware that we do not supply car parking facilities at the hospice, car parking is available throughout the Clatterbridge site at £3.20 per visit.
Are refreshments included?
Tea and coffee will be provided. It is the responsibility of the invidual to inform us of any special dietary requirements prior to the event.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, we will have your registration information prior to the event.
What is the refund policy?
Please be aware that these places come at a cost to us, therefore it is extremely important that if you are unable to attend the training that you notify us via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) in order for the place to be reallocated. This should be undertaken as soon as possible upon being allocated a place; however, a minimum notice period of 48 hours is required prior to the course taking place. Unattended places or places cancelled with less than 48 hours notice will incur a £50 charge per place.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes, colleagues can attend in your place if you are unable to attend at last minute.