Education and training

Links to training resources designed to improve the quality of palliative and end of life care services.

Disease-specific

Grey Matter Learning Motor neurone disease online care course

Macmillan Cancer Support Palliative and end of life care support for health professionals

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) Dementia awareness e-learning course (free course; requires registration)

UK Parkinson’s Excellence Network Understanding Parkinson’s for health and social care staff – online (excellence network) (free course)

General

Better Conversation Better Health Resources for a better conversation

Cultivating Compassion The Toolkit

Derbyshire Alliance for End of Life Care Derbyshire Alliance for End of Life Care Toolkit 

Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust The AMBER care bundle

Difficult Conversations Training for health and social care professionals

Gold Standards Framework Training Programmes

Grey Matter Learning End of life care online training course

Healthcare Conferences UK Conferences and masterclasses. Palliative and end of life care training

Health Education England End of life care for all – e-Learning to enhance education and training for end of life care

Hospice UK (2015) Guidance for staff responsible for care after death

Hospice UK What we offer: Courses, conferences and learning events

Marie Curie Learn and develop (password required)

Marie Curie Palliative care knowledge zone

NHS England (2015) Transforming end of life care in acute hospitals. the route to success 'how to' guide

Nottinghamshire Local Workforce Action Board Frailty Toolkit

Public Health England (2016) Faith at end of life: public health approach resource for professionals

Royal College of General Practitioners Palliative and end of life care toolkit

Skills for Care End of life care

Southern Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group Care home companion

UK Council for Clinical Communication E-learning (password required)

Inequalities

Pathway  Homeless palliative care toolkit

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