Education

Prospect Hospice is the leading provider of education and training for end-of-life care in Swindon and north Wiltshire. Working closely with you, our colleagues within partner organisations, we want to ensure that the very best care is available to everyone facing the end of life. This is why we provide education and development opportunities, all of which aim to encourage learning and build confidence in end-of-life care and support.

Our team of skilled clinicians are at the heart of our education programme and work alongside our education team. They are passionate about sharing their skills and experience, ensuring all activities are delivered with integrity and that they are relevant to local need too.

Please read through the courses we offer at Prospect Hospice and other locations to find out how we can help you to develop your professional end-of-life care skills.

You can book courses and pay securely through this website. Alternatively, contact us at education@prospect-hospice.net or on 01793 816183 for more information.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the stated start time.

It might not always be possible for you to come to us or you may simply prefer us to deliver something tailor-made for your team. If you have a group of staff with training needs, or the courses in this programme don’t quite match your needs, we can be flexible. We will always be happy to come to you and discuss your team’s requirements.

Why choose a bespoke training package?

We specialise in delivering bespoke healthcare training for the care industry.

We offer:

  • Tailor-made training to suit your needs
  • Training that staff find both useful and enjoyable
  • Professional certificates and resource packs
  • Courses at a time convenient to you
  • On-site training at your place of work or venue of choice

For further information or to discuss your individual needs, please email education@prospect-hospice.net or call 01793 816183.

 

Forthcoming courses

December

  • End-of-Life Care and Human Rights - Monday 4 December, 10am - 4pm
  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in End-of-Life Care (5-day course) - Wednesday 6 December, 9.30am - 4pm
  • Getting to know Prospect Hospice - Thursday 14 December, 10am - 12pm
  • Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - Friday 15 December, 9.30am - 4pm

January

  • Listening with your eyes - Friday 19 January, 10am - 12pm
  • T34 McKinley Syringe Driver Training - Tuesday 23 January, 2 - 5pm
  • NCFE Level 2 Award in End-of-Life Care and Dementia (2 day course) - Wednesday 31 January, 9.30am - 4pm

February

  • End-of-Life Care and Human Rights - Thursday 8 February, 12.30 - 4.30pm
  • Care of adults in the last days of life - Friday 23 February, 9.30am - 4pm
  • Getting to know Prospect Hospice - Wednesday 28 February, 2 - 4pm

May

  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in End-of-Life Care (5-day course) - Thursday 3 May, 9.30am - 4pm
  • Managing breathlessness - Friday 18 May, 9.30am - 4pm
  • Supporting children and families in coping with serious illness, dying and bereavement - Wednesday 23 May, 9.30am - 4pm

June

  • Getting to know Prospect Hospice - Wednesday 6 June, 10am - 12pm
  • T34 McKinley syringe driver training - Friday 8 June, 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Top up your toolbox - managing distressing symptoms in end-of-life care - Thursday 21 June, 9.30am - 4pm
  • Nutrition in end-of-life care - Tuesday 26 June, 9.30am - 12.30pm

July

  • Neurological conditions - Friday 20 July, 9.30am - 4pm

 

 

Getting to know Prospect Hospice

This session is aimed at health and social care professionals, students and anyone who is interested in finding out more about Prospect Hospice.

You will have the opportunity to tour the hospice and learn about its role and the services we provide.

To book your place, please complete this form and email it to education@prospect-hospice.net

CANCELLATION

The following charges apply:

8-28 days = 50% of fee
1-7 days = 100% of fee

Payment must be made before attending the course.

Price per person: £0.00
Date: 14/12/2017
Start time: 10am
End time: 12pm
Places available: 15
Location: Prospect Hospice, Wroughton
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