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This qualification will provide you with information on how to support a person’s familial, spiritual, social and emotional needs and will prepare you to confront issues of death and bereavement within your role.
Ideally you will have completed Level 2 End of Life Care or you will be able to demonstrate this level of ability. You should also hold a pass in GCSE or Functional Skills English at Level 2.
On this online course, you will study the following units:
Your learning material and assignments will be available to you through our distance learning platform.
You will be assessed through online assessments.
By completing this qualification you will have gained knowledge to support an application of employment to work in the Health Care sector as a Personal Care Assistant, a Senior Healthcare Assistant or a Palliative Care Assistant or you could progress to another distance learning course at HSDC.
My experience with the teaching and support was really well, as I’m dyslexic, they helped me a lot and I’ve achieved good grades, so I’m really pleased.Thomas McCann, A Level student
My time at the college was definitely life changing, I have learnt a lot of new skills, and obviously it’s a completely new experience. The support was great, there was always people there to help and try make it as easy as they can for you. The college is really fantastic, it has helped me on the way to get to what I want to achieve within my career goals.Erin Morgan, BTEC student
College is definitely worth all the effort you put in, you get to meet lots of different people and it’s amazing.Ebony Puttock, A Level student