Short Courses and Study Days

In addition to the accredited courses delivered by the Institute, you can also access a varied portfolio of short courses and study days:

Short Courses and Study Days

The Palliative Care Institute, Liverpool offers a number of short courses and study days which aim to support your personal and professional development. You can choose from a variety of courses, depending on your interest.  So if you are looking to develop your knowledge and understanding of contemporary palliative and end of life care or you want to develop your potential to teach others, please have a look at our programme below and contact the team to find out more.

 

Training for Teachers in Palliative Care Foundation and Masterclass Courses 2018

This well established and internationally renowned course provides training in contemporary teaching methods and is aimed specifically for Health Care Professionals working in the field of palliative care. If you are a Doctor or Healthcare Professional who has worked in palliative and end of life care for more than two years, have some experience in teaching and would like to develop this area of your practice, this course is suitable for you.

The next courses will take place in Autumn 2019.

 

Communication Skills Education and Training

The PCIL offers a wide range of communication skills training through its Centre for Communication Skills Education and Training. Click on the link for further information about the Centre - Centre for Communication Skills Education and Training

 

Dates for Advanced Communication Skills Training (ACST) 2019

8 & 9 April 2019

8 & 9 July 2019

 

 

Advanced Communication Skills Facilitator Training - New 2019 Dates

12 - 14 March 2019 - London

18 - 20 June 2019 - Liverpool

8 - 10 October 2019 - London

3 - 5 December 2019 - Liverpool


Advance Care Planning (ACP) Training Programmes 2018/19

The Palliative Care Institute, Liverpool offers a number of interactive Advance Care Planning workshops and courses. You'll find our 2018 programme below, however the L&T team will always be happy to discuss your individual needs to help you find the most suitable course for you.

 

ACP 1 Day Workshop: Funded Course

Suitable for all levels of staff who want to improve their knowledge and understanding of Advance Care Planning and how it applies to practice. For current dates, please contact Jan Howard, Lecturer @ jmhow@liverpool.ac.uk

ACP and Communication Skills: Facilitator Training: Funded Course

This ACP workshop and mentorship programme was developed by the North West Coast Learning Collaborative.  It provides support to enable you to deliver a specific 1 Day ACP training package to staff within your organisation/locality. If you already have a good knowledge and understanding of ACP, have undertaken advanced communication skills training and facilitate teaching, you may be interested in this course.  This programme is supported by Health Education England.

 

Implementing Advance Care Planning: Making the Change

This short course is suitable for Senior Health Care Professionals, working within the Liverpool locality and responsible for leading implementation of Advance Care Planning within their workplace. The course includes a number of individual workshops which examine the key components of Advance Care Planning and the process of implementation. The course also includes a 2 day advanced communication skills training course.

 

Other short courses you might find interesting include:

Palliative and end of life care training for Specialist Trainee Registrars/GP Registrars

Palliative and end of life care workshops for Health and Social Care staff

 

To discuss the options for studying with the PCIL please contact Jan Howard, Lecturer at jmhow@liverpoolac.uk or click on the following link to complete the electronic course enquiry form

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The PCIL offers a wide range of communication skills training through its Centre for Communication Skills Education and Training. Click on the link for further information about the Centre - Centre for Communication Skills Education and Training
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