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|Introduction||This is an ideal qualification for individuals working, or intending to work, in healthcare and social care, looking to improve their knowledge and understanding of end of life care to support their role and provide greater understanding of what to expect and how to make someone more comfortable at the end of their life.|
|Study Outline||This nationally accredited qualification is designed to develop knowledge and understanding of how to work in end of life care. It covers a range of topics including the support needed to manage pain and discomfort, how dementia impacts on end of life care and the role of the care worker at the time of death and the loss and grief process.|
|Entry Requirements||The qualification is available for learners who are 19+ at the start of the Academic year. There are no specific
learning requirements but learners will need to demonstrate that they can fulfil the requirements of the awarding
body assessment criteria and comply with the relevant literacy and numeracy aspects of the qualification|
|Equipment||Each learner receives a set of high quality learning materials comprising assessment booklets and knowledge and understanding books which are a valuable resource to keep for reference purposes.|
|Attendance||The qualification is delivered over a period of 12 weeks.|
|Assessment||Learners receive the support of a dedicated assessor and complete Unit Assessments to demonstrate that they have met the qualification learning aims and assessment criteria.|
|Progression||Please see the college website for more details of our range of short level 2 qualifications offered by distance learning.
Contact the Distance Learning team on 02476243504 or email email@example.com.|
|Qualification||Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care.|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||N|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||Y|