Palliative Care Courses

Discover palliative care and build essential end-of-life care skills with our online palliative care courses.

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Yes, we have palliative care courses for learners of all levels. With courses covering the principles of palliative care, our online courses are a great way for beginners to understand palliative care.

Palliative care knowledge can be useful in a range of healthcare sectors, including nursing, social care, hospice work, and a variety of other care roles. An understanding of palliative care can also be useful to family members and caregivers of those in need of end-of-life care.

Gain a strong understanding of palliative care, patient comfort, and family support with our range of online palliative care courses. Designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to provide expert end-of-life care, we have courses for learners of all levels, from experienced healthcare professionals and caregivers looking to master palliative care to those looking to kickstart their care career.

Specialise in palliative care

Build a strong understanding of relieving suffering, improving quality of life, and providing support to individuals and families facing terminal illnesses such as cancer. With our courses, you’ll learn to navigate the complex emotional and ethical aspects of palliative care while making a difference in the lives of those in need. Boost your career prospects as you acquire the necessary skills for success in the palliative care field.

Build palliative care skills online

From courses exploring the key principles of palliative care to in-depth courses on the role of sedation in palliative care, we have expert courses to suit your needs. You’ll boost your palliative care knowledge with courses from top universities and expert educators as you learn at your own pace, from anywhere in the world. Unlock the ability to communicate effectively and ensure dignity and comfort in the final stages of life.

Earn a palliative care certificate

Earn personalised palliative care certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Showcase your certification as evidence of your dedication to providing compassionate care and support.

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