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