Training for Registered Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals


Principles of Palliative Care Module

This module is for nurses and allied health professionals working with end of life patients. It aims to increase knowledge of End of Life care through a holistic & multi-professional approach. The module consists of a taught registration and study skills afternoon and 6 taught study days. Assessment is by a 3000 word assignment. It follows a 7 study days approach: the philosophy and principles of end of life care; assessment and symptom management; communication issues and skills; loss, grief and bereavement. The module is held at St Luke's Hospice.

Accreditation by University of West London

Re accredited in 2018 by University of West London with 20 credits at level 6 (degree).

For more information, contact Sarah Eamus via email at or telephone 020 8382 8015
Venue: St Luke's Hospice

Cost: £650

View the Module Booklet

“Very interesting and informative study days”

“Tutors are very approachable and helpful”

“I really enjoyed this module and I am so happy I did it”

“I would recommend this course to anyone interested in Palliative Care”

Contact us

To request an application form or further details please contact Sarah Eamus via email at or telephone 020 8382 8015