Dear Colleague

We are recruiting candidates for the Autumn 2018 course which starts on Monday, 10th September 2018.

This highly respected qualification is aimed at helping healthcare professionals consolidate and develop their palliative care confidence and expertise, in accordance with Ambitions for Palliative Care and End of Life Care Strategy 2015-2020.  The course is designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals who wish to establish a strong foundation of knowledge on which to build specialist knowledge and skills.  It is an eight-week distance learning course which involves approximately 50 hours of study.  Assessment includes a written examination, reflective portfolio and an oral assessment.

Qualified Nurses, Doctors, Trainee Doctors, Pharmacists, FY2 Doctors, AHP’s are all suitable candidates.



Should you or any of your colleagues be interested in applying for a place on the course please contact our course co-ordinator Antonia Dean ( or email to register your interest.

We shall be pleased to hear from you with any queries/questions you may have.

Please pass on to colleagues whom you think may find of interest – thank you!