Level 3 Certificate in Working in End of Life Care Qualification OverviewSubject category: Qualifications
Managing Symptoms in End of Life Care
Understanding Advance Care Planning
Supporting Individuals with Loss and Grief before Death
Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs
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 the effects of symptoms in relation to end of life care
Manage symptoms of end of life care
Manage symptoms of pain
Integrate symptom management in the care management process
Understand the principles of advance care planning
Understand the process of advance care planning
Understand the person centred approach to advance care planning
Understand the impact off loss and grief on individuals approaching end of life and others
Support individuals and others through their experience of loss and grief
Manage own feelings in relation to loss and grief
Understand specific communication needs and the factors affecting them
Contribute to establishing the nature of specific communication needs to address individuals and ways to address them
Promote communication between individuals and others
Support the use of communication technology and aids
Review an individual’s communication needs and the support provided to address them
Learners will be required to complete a workbook to evidence their knowledge
for each unit and will sit some multiple choice assessments.
Performance also runs through the qualification and therefore observation of practice will take place in the work place.
Learners will also need to produce self-reflective accounts, take part in professional discussions and provide a range of work products.
This will all be assessed by a member of the Unique Training Solutions assessment team and with 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.