NCFE L2 Award in Awareness of End of Life Care

Overview

This qualification provides the opportunity to develop an understanding of different perspectives of death and dying, and the impact it has on individuals. It covers the aims and principles of end of life care, communication factors and how to access a range of support services in end of life care.

Course Content - What will I learn?

You will take one unit covering the following topics:

– Know different perspectives on death and dying.

– Understand the aims, principles and policies of end of life care.

Am I right for the course?

It is appropriate for those who have already achieved a Level 2 qualification in health and social care and are looking to develop their knowledge in this area. This could include workers in hospices, care homes, care in the community and primary care.

It is also suitable for anyone who may need an understanding of this subject even though they are not directly involved in the care of individuals.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, you should be aged 19 or over.

This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required

The Health and Social Care Team are made up of Lecturers with both academic and vocational backgrounds in Health and Social care and related disciplines. The expertise within the team include: Nursing, Care, Management, Social Policy, Early Years, Counselling and Psychology.

What Next?

There is opportunity to progress to Level 3 Award and/ or Level 3 Certificate in Working in End of Life Care and/or the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

Potential careers:

  • Radiographer
  • Care Home Manager
  • Childminder
  • Counsellor
  • Health Psychologist
  • Probation Officer
  • Social Worker
  • Substance Misuse Worker
  • Youth & Community Worker

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Fees

16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.

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Contact our Admissions team to find out more about student fees and how they might apply to you.

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