Level 3 Award in Awareness of End of Life Care Qualification OverviewSubject category: Qualifications
It is aimed at all staff in health and social care with an interest in end of life care and the impact on individuals.
This award provides learning in end of life care and could also provide opportunity for CPD.
Understand how to Provide Support when Working in End of Life Care
Understand how to Support Individuals During the Last Days of Life
Understand the aims, principles and policies of end of life care
Understand factors regarding communication in end of life care
Know how to access the range of support services available to individuals and others
Understand current approaches to end of life care
Understand an individual’s response to their anticipated death
Understand factors regarding communication for those involved in end of life care
Understand how to support those involved in end of life care situations
Understand how symptoms might be identified in end of life care
Understand advanced care planning
Understand common features of support during the last days of life
Understand the impact of the last days of life on the individual and others
Know how to support individuals and others during the last days of life
Understand the actions to be taken following and individual’s death
Know how to manage own feelings in relation to an individual’s dying or death
Learners will be required to complete a workbook to evidence their knowledge for each unit.
The workbooks will be assessed by a member of the Unique Training Solutions team and will go through the UTS quality assurance process.
All of the assessment criteria must be met for all of the units to achieve the full qualification.