for families facing terminal illness
Courses

Courses

Due to Covid-19 restrictions we have postponed all face to face training until further notice.

To support staff with key skills and essential training for End of Life we are working with Hospice colleagues to support a timetable of training via Zoom.

To book on these sessions

1. Staff will need to have access to zoom

2. Follow the Eventbrite link to book a place a session

3. Log on 5-10 minutes before the start of the session (Zoom session log in details will be release by Eventbrite 30 minutes before the session)

4. Have pen and paper on hand to participate in the sessions

These Sessions are suitable for non-registered staff

Topic

Notes

Date and Time

Date and Time

Date and Time

Date and Time

Facilitator

To Book

Recognising the Dying Patient

Includes

  • Understanding the changes taking place in the body and what they mean

10 June 2020  

13.30 - 14.30

24 June 2020  

13.30 - 14.30

14 July 2020  

13.30 - 14.30

 

Linda Rendle - Clinical Lecturer

10th https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/recognising-the-dying-patient-tickets-107560520412

24th https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/recognising-the-dying-patient-tickets-107561132242

14th https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/recognising-the-dying-patient-tickets-107563354890

Care of the Dying Patient

Includes

  • Communication with patient and families during Covid-19 .
  • Compassion for patient, family and self

10 June 2020  

15:30 – 16.30

24 June 2020  

15:30 – 16.30

14 July 2020  

15.30 - 16.30

 

Linda Rendle - Clinical Lecturer

10th     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/care-of-the-dying-patient-tickets-107568169290

24th     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/care-of-the-dying-patient-tickets-107570143194

14th     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/care-of-the-dying-patient-tickets-107572742970

Remote Assistance for VOED by HCAs

NEW role for HCAs to help doctors to verify expected death

8 June 2020  

15.30 - 16.30

12 June 2020  

13.30 - 14.30

16 June 2020  

13.30 - 14.30

2 July 2020    

13.30 - 14.30

Linda Rendle - Clinical Lecturer

8th   https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/remote-assistance-for-voed-by-hcas-tickets-107672128234

12th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/remote-assistance-for-voed-by-hcas-tickets-107672344882

16th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/remote-assistance-for-voed-by-hcas-tickets-107672463236

2nd  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/remote-assistance-for-voed-by-hcas-tickets-107672720004

 

These sessions are aimed at Registered Nurses and AHPs

Topic

Notes

Date and Time

Date and Time

Facilitator

To Book

Advanced Care Plans

Includes TEPs, ACPs, ADRT, and communication with patient and families

9 June 2020

13:30 – 14.30

23 June 2020

13:30 – 14.30

Tricia Wilcocks - Head of Education and Research

9th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/advanced-care-plans-tickets-107553306836

23rd  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/advanced-care-plans-tickets-107554259686  

DNACPR

Includes Communication with patient and families

9 June 2020

15:30 – 16.30

23 June 2020

15:30 – 16.30

Tricia Wilcocks - Head of Education and Research

9th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dnacpr-tickets-107554955768

23rd  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dnacpr-tickets-107555342926

Syringe Pump management - Includes Symptom Assessment

Practical competency to be arranged in place of work.

 

11 June 2020

13:30 – 14.30

25 June 2020

13:30 – 14.30

Tricia Wilcocks - Head of Education and Research

11th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/syringe-pump-management-includes-symptom-assessment-tickets-107557320842

25th https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/syringe-pump-management-includes-symptom-assessment-tickets-107557710006

Verification of Expected Death (VOED)

Practical competency to be arranged in place of work or via remote assessment

 

11 June 2020

15:30 – 16.30

25 June 2020

15:30 – 16.30

Tricia Wilcocks - Head of Education and Research

11th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/verification-of-expected-death-voed-tickets-107558775192

25th https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/verification-of-expected-death-voed-tickets-107559599658

 

These sessions will help anyone support the bereaved families particularly during the Covid-19 pandemic

Topic

Notes

Date and Time

Date and Time

Facilitator

To Book

Bereavement in the Time of Covid 

Includes

  • loss and grief theories,
  • societies view of death,
  • how bereavement differs during social isolation.
  • What support is offered during Covid-19 restrictions

10 June 2020

13:30 – 15.00

23 June 2020

10:30 – 12.00

Dr Russ Hargreaves - Head of Wellbeing

 

10th   https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bereavement-in-the-time-of-covid-tickets-108437393162

23rd   https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bereavement-in-the-time-of-covid-tickets-108439491438 

 

 

 

NEW – Managing Breathlessness – series of three sessions to help you support your patients. Suitable for anyone caring for people with Covid-19 related breathlessness or any other breathlessness at End of Life 

Topic

Notes

Date and Time

Date and Time

Facilitator

To Book

Understanding Breathlessness

Includes:

  • Practical techniques

12 June 2020

13.30 - 14.30

9 July 2020

13.30 - 14.30

Andrew Lowden

Specialist Palliative Physiotherapist 

12th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/understanding-breathlessness-tickets-107673795220

9th  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/understanding-breathlessness-tickets-107682033862

General Lung Health

Includes

  • Panic and anxiety management

19 June 2020

13.30 - 14.30

16 July 2020

13.30 - 14.30

Andrew Lowden

Specialist Palliative Physiotherapist 

19th     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/general-lung-health-tickets-107682270570

16th     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/general-lung-health-tickets-107682992730

Energy Conservation

Includes

  • Benefits of activity and exercises

26 June 2020

13.30 - 14.30

23 July 2020

13.30 - 14.30

Andrew Lowden

Specialist Palliative Physiotherapist 

26th      https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/energy-conservation-tickets-107683159228

23rd     https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/energy-conservation-tickets-107683502254