End of Life Care Principles Level 2 Certificate

Name of Course

TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care (RQF).

Who is the course suitable for?

Anybody working in a role that involves end of life care or anybody aiming to develop their knowledge of end of life care.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements however learners should have a minimum of level one in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

The qualification is suitable for learners of 16 years of age and above.

Qualification Purpose

The purpose of the qualification is to develop the learner’s understanding of end of life care; how to provide support to manage pain and discomfort, end of life care and dementia, the role of the care worker at the time of death and loss and grief in end of life care.

Cost of the Course

Funding opportunities available.

Mandatory Units/Course Content

Unit Guided Learning Hours Credit Value
Understand how to work in end of life care 28 3
Understand how to provide support to manage pain and discomfort 25 3
End of life care and dementia 16 2
Understanding the role of the care worker at time of death 24 3
Understand loss and grief in end of life care 22 3
Principles of care planning in end of life care 20 2

Length of Course

135 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) over 3-6 months.

Assessment

The assessment for the course will be undertaken through a range of workbooks.

Progression Prospects

Successful learners can progress to other qualifications such as:

TQUK Level 2 Diploma in Care

TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

TQUK Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia

TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support

TQUK Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

TQUK Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

TQUK Level 2 or 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Stroke Care Management

Delivery Methods

Delivery methods for the course may vary but will involve either taught sessions or distance learning.

Learners must complete all 6 mandatory units to achieve the certificate.

Share Us
Follow Us